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LPPACS Writing and Publishing Student CNF Essays

June 12, 2023 – 1:58 pm
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Writing and Publishing majors from the Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter school visited SLB Radio production’s studio to record their creative non-fiction essays in March of 2023.

Environmental Charter School – Climate Action – 2023: Public Service Announcements

March 9, 2023 – 10:00 am
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On March 9th, 2023, 7th grade students from the Environmental Charter School Middle School visited SLB Radio and the new Youth Media Center to research, write, and record a series of public service announcements.

Listen below!

YES: Kentucky Avenue School Mythological Monster Mash-Up

October 3, 2015 – 2:00 pm
IMG_0182 From 10/03/2015: Gemma Brooks (7), Eliza Harris (8), Olina Mukherjee (9), Lukyan Silver (10), and Zora Harris (11) of Kentucky Avenue School talk about their Mythological Monster Mash-Up Project for Maker Faire Pittsburgh, 10/10 and 10/11.

Singer and Pianist Donna Groom

September 5, 2015 – 11:45 am
IMG_0124 Donna Groom of the Skyliners talks about her career and upcoming solo concertat the Upper St. Clair Theater on September 12th at 7pm.

Veronica Simmonds, Host of Braidio

August 15, 2015 – 10:26 am
IMG_9827 From 8/15/2015: Veronica Simmonds, host of the Halifax-based Braidio, a radio program where she interviews artists, musicians, scientists and more as she braids their hair, talking about her program and her 2-week interactive residency at the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh.

Live Music with Brandon Muske

August 8, 2015 – 11:26 am
From 8/8/2015: Live music with singer/songwriter Brandon Wallace Muske.

YES: Pittsburgh Concert Society Young Artists Winner, Sophia Lee

August 8, 2015 – 11:22 am
From 8/8/2015: Pittsburgh Concert Society Young Artists Competition winner Sophia Lee (16) with selections on harp.

YES: Pittsburgh Refugee Youth Summer Enrichment (PRYSE)

August 8, 2015 – 11:17 am
From 8/8/2015: Reflections from Pittsburgh Refugee Youth Summer Enrichment (PRYSE)summer camp students Sharif Muzhimu (12, Arsenal Middle School), Niraj Nepal (14, South Brooks Middle School), Champa Phuyal (13, Beechwood Elementary School) and Chali Chhetri (15, Keystone Oaks High School).

YES: Girl Rock Band, Awkward Silence

August 8, 2015 – 11:11 am
From 8/8/2015: Awkward Silence, featuring Treelady Studio Girls Rock Camp members Taylor Brandau, Jillian Lehosky, Alex Snyder, Taylor Goldtrap and Kiersten Stecik.

A Story from Jim May

August 8, 2015 – 10:51 am
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 Altitude(GPS)        	:N/A From 8/8/2015: A story from Jim May in advance of the 15th Annual Three Rivers Storytelling Festival, 8/7 and 8/8, Winchester Thurston School North Campus.