70 episodes

This podcast represents the youth of Irvington. We cover topics and concerns that happen in everyday life.

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This podcast represents the youth of Irvington. We cover topics and concerns that happen in everyday life.

    70. A Day Of Silence

    70. A Day Of Silence

    In this episode, we bring awareness to GLSEN’s annual day, Day of Silence. We discuss the effects of bullying and harassment that the LGBTQ+ faces. The students share things they see in their everyday lives. They also share ways to become an ally. We also discuss Florida’s ”Don’t Say Gay ” Bill and how it affects our society and generations to come. 




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    • 42 min
    69. Black History: Health and Wellness Part 3

    69. Black History: Health and Wellness Part 3

    In this episode, we conclude our conversation about Black Health and Wellness. We focus on mental health and advocacy work within our communities. We discuss whether or not it is a social or individual responsibility for advocacy and how to go about it. We also talk about the importance of mental health in black youth. We explore why it is difficult to seek out help and what happens when you do, and how to be a better ally to the community. 




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    • 35 min
    68. Black History: Health and Wellness

    68. Black History: Health and Wellness

    In this episode, we continue the conversation about black health and wellness. We discuss how the community is affected in through medical and mental health. We shared statistics and personal stories. We also dive in into the advocacy of the community. 




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    • 43 min
    67. *Live Special* Elevating our Youth Symposium

    67. *Live Special* Elevating our Youth Symposium

    In this episode, we are sharing the live recording from our 2022 Youth Symposium. We talk about how to create a resume and the difference between a resume and CV.  Our guests share college experiences, especially experiencing culture shock. Our guests share what is like to be an undocumented and going to college. They also share the importance of advocacy within your community. 




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    • 47 min
    66. Black History: Black Health and Wellness Part 1

    66. Black History: Black Health and Wellness Part 1

    In this episode, we begin the conversation about Black History Month, more specifically Black Health and Wellness. We first discuss the importance of black history on American History We then begin to break down black health in American society. We look at mental health and stigma, the mistrust of the system, being culturally responsive, and stereotypes that are found in the community.




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    • 44 min
    65. Universal Healthcare vs. Capital Healthcare

    65. Universal Healthcare vs. Capital Healthcare

    In this episode, we take a look into our current healthcare vs. universal healthcare. We take a look at statistics and how healthcare affects us as society and individuals. We take look at pros and cons of universal healthcare, especially the financial burdens and possibly reliefs. We explore some of the fears people have if we introduce this version of healthcare into our society and whether or not its valid. Finally, we decide if its important to add this healthcare into our society. 


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    • 41 min

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