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We’ve lived through a lot! A global pandemic, social justice movements, the #MeToo epidemic, the rise of social media, almost a third world war and so much more. How’d we make it through? Find out here on the Youth Experience Podcast as we meet with youth across the world to discuss how we continue to thrive and survive. Welcome to the Youth Experience podcast! We are a youth-oriented podcast brought to you by the Co-operative Young Leaders program, and we’re here to help you find tips and tricks to making it through the 21st century.

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United States

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We’ve lived through a lot! A global pandemic, social justice movements, the #MeToo epidemic, the rise of social media, almost a third world war and so much more. How’d we make it through? Find out here on the Youth Experience Podcast as we meet with youth across the world to discuss how we continue to thrive and survive. Welcome to the Youth Experience podcast! We are a youth-oriented podcast brought to you by the Co-operative Young Leaders program, and we’re here to help you find tips and tricks to making it through the 21st century.

Language:

English


Episodes

An Episode on Perspective

9/16/2021
The Youth Experience podcast is all about having casual conversations about the challenges and opportunities that we face as youth in 2021. And a lot of the challenges that we face are scary and difficult. But, the one thing we all have the power to control is our perspective. The way that we look at things can really change the way that we react. We can look at things through a positive lens or a negative lens. In the last episode of season one, we sit down with Jemima Mills, a 19-year-old...

Duration:00:36:43

School Sucks, But Let's Talk About What We Really Learn In School

9/9/2021
In today's episode, we sit down with Alexis Dukelow-Hunt, a 17-year-old youth from Ontario, Canada, to discuss the things that we really learn in school (aside from algebra and Shakespeare). We chat about everything from mental health and the pandemic to our perspective on failure. We discuss taking risks, what we're looking to post-pandemic, learning from our mistakes, helping others and Alexis shares her best study tip. All of this and more can be found in season one of the Youth...

Duration:00:48:06

Summer Camp & Your Inner Child

9/2/2021
Welcome back to episode four of the youth experience podcast! In today’s episode, we sit down with Ebony Fernando, a 19-year-old youth from Ontario, Canada, to discuss our summer camp experiences. Some of our best memories as youth come from our time spent at summer camp. When we remove ourselves from our homes and our family and friends, we start to learn a lot about ourselves. We grow as individuals, we learn how to work in terms and we learn about where we fit in. Episode four dives...

Duration:00:33:58

Let's Talk About the Future

8/26/2021
In today’s episode, we sit down with the co-founders of the Black Youth Empowerment Program (BYEP), Tayshaun Dao and Lladenyah Gayle, to discuss the future. At just 12 and 13 years old, Tayshaun and Lladenyah started the BYEP, received a $250,000 grant and started successfully growing the program across the province. Now, at ages 14 and 15, these incredible youth are here to share their experiences as individuals and with the BYEP. We discuss what pushed these hard-working youth to start...

Duration:00:43:30

Your Early 20s

8/19/2021
Our early 20s are exciting and challenging. It feels like a time when we are supposed to get our crap together, but the reality is that most of the time our early 20s make us feel lost. In this episode, we sit down with Jake Elliot, a 24-year-old youth from Ontario, Canada, to discuss the reality of our early 20s. What do we do when we feel lost? How do we figure out what we want to do with our lives? How do we stop comparing ourselves to others? How do we have healthier interactions on...

Duration:01:15:10

Youth Day 2021

8/12/2021
Happy International Youth Day! Today is a day set out by the United Nations to raise awareness of the challenges and hardships facing today’s youth. And this podcast was created in celebration of youth day! We want to shine a light on the stories, voices and ideas of youth today. Youth face a lot of challenges in 2021 and in our futures. Maya Linsley, a 19-year-old youth from Ontario, Canada sits down with our host to discuss the challenges that the pandemic presented to her, how the...

Duration:00:27:52

Welcome to the Youth Experience Podcast

7/28/2021
The period between childhood and adulthood is complicated, exciting and intimidating! What is the youth experience really like? How do we overcome the small and large challenges we are faced with every day? What matters to us? What do we want our future to look like? How do we make it through our experiences as youth? Find out here on the Youth Experience Podcast. Brought to you by the Co-operative Young Leaders program. Intro beat provided by https://freebeats.io. Produced by White...

Duration:00:01:01