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Interviews with college students and medical professionals on the rise of e-cigs

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Dec 10, 2018
  • Length: 03:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Image of Woodland Regional High School, Credit: Chris Lauck
Despite studies supporting the fact that high schools should start later, many students are involved in after school activities. Pushing back the s...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Dec 06, 2018
  • Length: 05:10
  • Purchases: 1
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In the last few years, many colleges and universities have created a new policy that bans all consensual relationships between undergraduates and f...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
  • Length: 03:04
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America is facing a opioids crisis of epic proportions. In the southeastern United States, there are more opioid prescriptions than there are peopl...

Bought by KENW, WOUB, KRZA, Radio Newark, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Mar 03, 2017
  • Length: 03:33
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Eliquewa Santiago says college makes her struggle with mental health even more difficult. (c) 2016 Taylor Epps
Mental health is an issue that rarely gets discussed in the black community. For college students of color the issue gets even more difficult.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Dec 08, 2016
  • Length: 04:22
  • Purchases: 2
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More and more students are taking part in fundraisers where they pledge not just to stand on their feet for long periods of time, but dance. Their ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 17, 2016
  • Length: 04:51
  • Purchases: 1
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Today’s feature story explores a recent outcry from college students across the country, who are seeking racial justice and peace on campus.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2016
  • Length: 07:38
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Impoverished areas without grocery access to health foods are increasingly drawing attention in Indiana.

  • Added: Jun 20, 2016
  • Length: 04:12
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Unwanted and old fabrics often get thrown away, but they have a large value to the environment and local communities when they are recycled.

  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 03:15
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According to the National Runaway Safeline, more than 1 million children and teens run away from home each year in America.

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 08:48
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Join anchors Janae and Jeff as they're joined by Spencer, Laura, and Becca; three members of the PRISM Youth Community, to talk about the group's y...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:12
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Education is moving away from a more lecture style to a focus on interactivity while engaging and building relationships with students like never b...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
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In this episode of bloomingOUT, anchors Ryne Shadday and Jeff Poling interview Hannah, Isabel, June, and Emma - four members of Bloomington High Sc...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
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And it hasn't slowed down.

  • Added: Dec 29, 2015
  • Length: 04:34
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The story of 40 year struggle for a high school to have a stadium of its own.

  • Added: Dec 15, 2015
  • Length: 04:08
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Orchestras around the country are struggling to keep their doors open, but new mobile phone apps may help save orchestras. Apps like periscope all...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 03:52
Caption: Image Courtesy of Cheryl Flavin
This piece explores rivalries, with insight about how they are formed and how it affects not only the players, but the fans for each team as well. ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 07:25
  • Purchases: 1
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They are supposed to mold and inspire minds, but that may some argue that will be difficult while 80% are white.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Apr 29, 2015
  • Length: 04:41
  • Purchases: 1
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The phenomenon of "promposals" is sweeping the nation. High schoolers everywhere are going to serious lengths to pop the question for prom.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Apr 24, 2015
  • Length: 02:16
  • Purchases: 1
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In the world of commercial media, it’s all about the ratings – getting as many people as possible to tune into your broadcast. The latest effort by...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 04:27
  • Purchases: 1
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When most people are on their way to sleep, San Francisco’s Homeless Outreach Team, or SF HOT, is just beginning its graveyard shift.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 04, 2015
  • Length: 07:34
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Downtown High School project-based learning student-centered learning alternative education high school public education SFUSD, Credit: Jen Chien
Nearly a dozen teenagers are scattered in small groups across a large classroom at Downtown High School in San Francisco. Some strum on guitars. Ot...

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  • Added: Oct 21, 2014
  • Length: 09:28
  • Purchases: 1
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The 2014 Kids County data book was released this month – evaluating the wellbeing of children in each state. Today, WFHB news director alycin beket...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2014
  • Length: 08:23
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My Choice My Voice teen Nicholas Ramsey interviews playwright Parnell Herbert about his work advocating for the Angola 3 and fighting for human rig...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2013
  • Length: 08:32
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Huge decisions are being made everyday under our noses without us being aware. This includes the student assignment for elementary and middle schoo...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2013
  • Length: 03:42