The After School is Teens in Print's hilariously informative podcast discussing news issues and ideas that are relevant to today's youth. Each episode will feature stories from our school lives, news updates and a roundtable discussion on important topics relevant to teens and adults alike.
Episode 2: The After School Critics' Circle
In this episode, Jacob, Malia, Nathan, and Meena discuss fictional media and how it uses adolescent mental health to gain attention and make money. CONTENT WARNING: This episode contains discussion of serious mental health topics including addiction, self-injury and suicide. If you are in crisis, please use one of the following resources to find help:
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1.800.273.8255)
Samaritans Crisis Services (samaritanshope.org)
TWLOHA Mental Health Care Search (twloha.com/find-help)
Our editors analyze problematic representation from the glorification of suicide to the idea that mental illnesses grant you superpowers and discuss what ideal representation would look like.
READ THE PAPER: bostontip.com
FOLLOW US: @teensinprint
Episode 1: The After School Feels
Malia, Jacob, Meena, and Nathan discuss the 2020 Democratic Primary before diving into their ~feelings~ as they reflect on why Teens in Print and student journalism generally are important to them.
The After School is Teens in Print's hilariously informative podcast discussing news issues and ideas that are relevant to today's youth. TiP is Boston's citywide high school newspaper, and you can read our written work here.
Follow us on social media @teensinprint, and join our newsletter here!
Hosts: Nathan DeJesus, Meena Mohamed, Jacob Downey, Malia McClerklin
Research and Writing: Jacob Downey and Malia McClerklin
Audio Engineering and Production: Jasmine Heyward
Editing: Jacob Downey, Meena Mohamed, Elvis Alvarado, and Jasmine Heyward
Marketing, Communications, and Distribution: Nathan DeJesus and Meena Mohamed
Music: Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com
The After School is made possible by WriteBoston, the parent organization of Teens in Print.
Episode 0: The After School Trailer
We're excited to announce that our podcast, The After School, will launch on December 19, 2019. Catch our exclusive live YouTube premiere on this channel at 5:00 p.m. on December 18, or find the episode on your favorite streaming platform the following day.
The After School, is our hilariously informative podcast discussing news issues and ideas that are relevant to today's youth. This first episode will feature stories from our school lives, news updates, and a discussion of why we're at Teens in Print and why other teens should join us.
Teens in Print is Boston's citywide high school newspaper. Read our written work here, follow us on social media @teensinprint, and join our newsletter here!
Writing: Jacob Downey, Nathan DeJesus, Yasmin Mohamed
Voiceover: Nathan DeJesus, Jacob Downey, Malia McClerklin, Elvis Alvarado
Production: Jasmine Heyward