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We Are EG is a podcast series produced by the CollabLab at Elk Grove High School, located in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. The podcast highlights stories from staff, students and community. Through our stories, we learn not only about ourselves but build a community that shares common ideas, values and history.

We Are EG is a podcast series produced by the CollabLab at Elk Grove High School, located in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. The podcast highlights stories from staff, students and community. Through our stories, we learn not only about ourselves but build a community that shares common ideas, values and history.
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United States

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We Are EG is a podcast series produced by the CollabLab at Elk Grove High School, located in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. The podcast highlights stories from staff, students and community. Through our stories, we learn not only about ourselves but build a community that shares common ideas, values and history.

Twitter:

@WeAreEGPod

Language:

English

Contact:

847-718-4767


Episodes

S2E3: "If You Want To Do Something, Then You Should Try and Do It"

10/16/2018
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Brian Mundorf, a first-shift custodian at Elk Grove High School, is a runner. Not just a casual runner, Brian has completed over 50 marathons and is twelve away from completing a marathon in every state. On this episode of We Are EG, Brian discusses running and the goals he has set for himself. .. .. .. The music on this podcast was provided by Podington Bear via the Free Music Archive. The tracks "Don't Go," "So It Goes" and "Violet" were licensed through a Creative Commons...

Duration:00:15:11

S2E2: "I found the person I am and who I want to be"

10/2/2018
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Keren is a junior in high school who has experienced more in her 16 years than most will experience in their life. When first entering high school, she was a quiet, introverted student who did what she needed to in order to be successful but didn't really engage with others, both peers and staff members. As the daughter of immigrants, Keren shares her struggles with connecting with others as well as balancing the responsibilities at home. She discusses the difficulties of overcoming...

Duration:00:17:17

S2E01: "Soccer is Life"

9/17/2018
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On this, the first episode of Season Two of We Are EG, we discuss how soccer shaped the life and career of Edgar Rivera, one of the Dean of Students at Elk Grove High School. From playing soccer as a small child, to playing in high school and college, to a professional career, we look at how all of this shaped Mr. Rivera's approach to education and discipline. More information can be found at http://www.weareeg.org .. .. Welcome to Season Two of "We Are EG." .. .. The music on this podcast...

Duration:00:14:57