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November 26, 2016 – 12:00 pm | 392 views

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Crossing Fences: 2016 Garfield

December 1, 2016 – 3:13 pm | 53 views
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Garfield Voices features first-person reflections from eleven men as collected by fifteen boys. Project activities were conducted in collaboration with Brothers and Sisters Emerging. Listen below for each man’s story as well as reflections from the interviewers.

Interviews

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Coach Manny Gay, Sr.
Interview by Maxwell Martin, Davon Hamlin, Michael Mosley & Xzavier Rodgers

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Reflection by Maxwell Martin, Davon Hamlin, Michael Mosley & Xzavier Rodgers on interviewing Coach Manny Gay, Sr.

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Coach Bob Jones, Jr.
Interview by John Krall, Keylen Kenney & Xzavier Rodgers

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Reflection by John Krall, Keylen Kenney & Xzavier Rodgers on interviewing Coach Bob Jones, Jr.

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Michael Gay, Sr.
Interview by Jordan Franklin, Lydell Price & Ramir Johnson

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Reflection by Jordan Franklin, Lydell Price & Ramir Johnson on interviewing Michael Gay, Sr.

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Fred Dingle
Interview by Davon Hamlin, Maxwell Martin & Michael Mosley

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Reflection by Davon Hamlin, Maxwell Martin & Michael Mosley on interviewing Fred Dingle

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Andre Turner
Interview by Jairon King, Nikhai Hill-Green & Zion McCaskill


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Reflection by Jairon King, Nikhai Hill-Green & Zion McCaskill on interviewing Andre Turner

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Neal S. Williams III
Interview by John Krall, Keylen Kenney & Xzavier Rodgers

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Reflection by John Krall, Keylen Kenney & Xzavier Rodgers on interviewing Neal S. Williams III

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James Reid
Interview by Mark Fancher, Omar McCord & Damiaz Kenney


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Reflection by Mark Fancher, Omar McCord & Damiaz Kenney on interviewing James Reid

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Mike McGinnis
Interview by Michael Mosley, Davon Hamlin & Maxwell Martin

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Reflection by Michael Mosley, Davon Hamlin & Maxwell Martin on interviewing Mike McGinnis

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Darrin Walls, Jr.
Interview by Nikhai Hill-Green, Zion McCaskill & Jairon King


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Wayne Jones
Interview by Omar McCord, Mark Fancher & Damiaz Kenney


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Coach Garth Taylor
Interview by Jordan Franklin, Lydell Price & Ramir Johnson


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Reflection by Jordan Franklin, Lydell Price & Ramir Johnson on interviewing Coach Garth Taylor

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We extend our thanks to Coach Bob Jones, Coach Garth Taylor, Wendy Guy, Wayne Jones, The Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern Pa. and everyone at Brothers and Sisters Emerging.

For a copy of the accompanying book/CD or for information about conducting a similar oral history project in your community, please contact Chanessa Schuler at chanessa@slbradio.org

Crossing Fences: 2016 Northview Heights

November 23, 2016 – 12:21 pm | 37 views
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Northview Heights Voices features first-person reflections from ten men as collected by …

Crossing Fences: 2016 Penn Hills

November 23, 2016 – 12:16 pm | 38 views
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Penn Hills Voices features first-person reflections from ten men as collected by …

Woodland Hills Prime Time, 2016: Interviewing 101

November 22, 2016 – 11:20 am | 28 views
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Students were introduced to the basics of interviewing as well as the H1, a handheld digital recorder. After forming groups of two, they took turns operating the equipment and asking insightful questions of their classmates.

Woodland Hills Prime Time, 2016: “Thanksgiving”

November 17, 2016 – 1:33 pm | 81 views
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In the spirit of the season, Woodland Hills students have been discussing, writing, and recording about their Thanksgiving and fall traditions.

Propel Hazelwood After School: Thanksgiving

November 16, 2016 – 6:10 pm | 55 views
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Thanksgiving is already upon us and after school students at Propel Hazelwood are getting ready for the holiday! Whether your families feast involves chasing your cousins around grandma’s house or helping make the macaroni and cheese, these radio club members may have traditions that are a little different than yours, but are familiar nonetheless.

Propel Pitcairn After School: Role Models & Talents!

November 15, 2016 – 3:05 pm | 14 views
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Helping others. Leading by example. Being responsible. There are a lot of different qualities that go in to being a strong role model – and that’s not lost on our Radio Club students at Propel Pitcairn. Find out who inspires these after schoolers, and hear how they model good behavior for younger family members.

Westinghouse After School Academy 2016: “What I Want To Be When I Grow Up”

November 14, 2016 – 4:27 pm | 75 views
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5th and 4th graders attending Westinghouse’s After School Academy wrote and recorded about their future careers. From becoming a professional wrestler to inventing a lava-proof jacket, their aspirations ranged far and wide

Propel Pitcairn After School: Thanksgiving

November 8, 2016 – 5:56 pm | 33 views
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Thanksgiving is a time of year where tradition and reflection are both natural and important. Propel Pitcairn after school radio club members thought back and shared memories of Turkey Days past, as well as what things they are thankful for.

Woodland Hills Prime Time, 2016-2017: “If I Were President”

November 8, 2016 – 1:10 pm | 65 views
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Students at Woodland Hills Junior High School reflected on the Presidential Election and what they would do if they were elected President.

Westinghouse After School Academy 2016: “A Time I Achieved”

November 7, 2016 – 3:31 pm | 90 views
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Students attending after school at Westinghouse Academy were asked to reflect, write and record about a time they had achieved something. From successfully operating a YouTube channel to helping up a fallen adult, each Radio Clubber had their own individual moment of pride.