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Creating a Concussion Sensor

Creating a Low Cost, Mechanical, Concussion Sensor

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Duration: 00:02:03

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Flint Water Crisis Update

Flint Michigan is still a city in crisis, what has happened since the Flint water crisis started?

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Duration: 00:04:49

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Phabulous Phenology

Students create a learning tool for citizen scientists with Finger Lakes Phenology trail

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Duration: 00:04:37

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Frogwatching makes a difference

Frogwatch USA is helping citizen scientists young and old understand the significance of frogs as an indicator of environmental health.

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Duration: 00:04:23

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Plastics Pollute Paradise

Help wanted: citizen scientists needed to clean plastic from the beaches of Hawaii

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Duration: 00:03:26

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Native Alaskans document the effects of climate change

LEO Network monitors the effects of climate change in Alaska

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Duration: 00:03:17

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Peer Helpers Support Mental Wellness

Lebanon Valley College supports mental health with a 50/50 peer to peer counseling program

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Duration: 00:03:19

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Recycling for Cancer Research

Cancer research finds new uses for old brain tissue

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Duration: 00:01:58

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Mental health patients heal through art

Students find out how Art Works helps mental health patients heal.

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Duration: 00:02:17

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Martial Arts program punches low life expectancies

One woman takes on the hard streets of Roxbury, Massachusetts with fitness and nutrition.

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Duration: 00:01:58

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Sources of Strength Helps Struggling Teens

Peer-led programs help destigmatize teen mental health

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Duration: 00:04:02

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Crisis Doesn’t Take A Time Out

Time Out Youth provides space to get support and be yourself.

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Duration: 00:04:17

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Seabirds and Citizen Science

Observers comb local beaches for dead birds as indicator of environmental health

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Duration: 00:04:30

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WildSci in Utah

Students at Judge Memorial High School learn about citizen science to help document local wildlife

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Duration: 00:03:51

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Student club affects the campus and community climate by promoting sustainability measures

Students from Canyon High School in Santa Clarita, California are working towards environmental sustainability, organizing community trash pickups and trying to shift the culture for the next generation.

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Duration: 00:04:36

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Trash Cans Full of Treasure

Student leaders in Austin, Texas push for compost initiatives to encourage sustainable waste management

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Duration: 00:02:52

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Finding Meaning in the DR

Blue Missions provides running water to Dominican Republic communities

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Duration: 00:03:05

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Rethinking Language Barriers

How language barriers can affect students at home and in the classroom

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Duration: 0:04:25

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Students talk to South Charleston Mayor on the city’s progress

South Charleston Mayor Frank Mullens spoke to students from South High School about new Tax increment financing regulations. The regulations will add a tax to new buildings in the city which would be used to fund infrastructure like roads and schools.

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Duration: 00:02:00

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This rural community is connecting its young people to the arts

Rural teens interested in the arts may find it challenging to reach their goals. But one small Maine community is pumping millions of dollars into programs to connect people – especially youth – to the arts.

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Duration: 00:03:45

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Social Connections

Once a week, this special education classroom gets a visit from local high schoolers

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Duration: 00:03:10

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Utah's Refugee Women

The unique challenges facing refugee women in Utah

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Duration: 00:03:55

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Grappling With Student Debt

College-bound students weigh their options amid rising cost of loans

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Duration: 00:03:49

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Shattering Pageant Stereotypes

Children with disabilities use pageant platform to amplify their voices

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Duration: 00:02:12

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Building Inclusion

This is how students from across the ability spectrum are building community

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Duration: 00:01:57

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Students create app to encourage their peers to be more sustainable

Students at Middle Creek High School created an app called “Eco Let’s Go!,” giving kids incentives when you positively impact the environment like turning off the lights, taking shorter showers and recycling.

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Duration: 00:02:36

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Are students taking the BART safe?

BART is an essential form of rail transportation in the Oakland, California area. Teen reporters spoke to students about the rise in crime on the BART and how it has affected their commute.

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Duration: 00:01:46

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Family Matters: Abelardos Restaurant in Nebraska

Abel Gonzalez, an immigrant from Mexico, talks about sharing his culture with Omaha through food.

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Duration: 00:02:01

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This food pantry educates students on the importance of giving back

A school in Omaha, Nebraska is educating students on the importance of giving back. Lewis and Clark Middle School’s food pantry not only supplies canned goods but coats and other supplies for students and families in need as well.

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Duration: 00:02:18

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Nebraska's youth volunteer at animal shelter

The Nebraska Humane Society cares for hundreds of abused and neglected animals a year. The non-profit founded in 1875 will be revamped to make space for even more.

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Duration: 00:02:18

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Restorative Circles

Restorative circles give students the space to reflect and problem-solve

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Duration: 00:02:25

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Hooked on Literacy

Explorer Reads promotes early literacy in Miami

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Duration: 00:01:40

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The M.O.R.E group helps male students on their journey to manhood

The M. O. R. E. Group offers young boys in Clarksburg, Maryland a safe place to be productive. The program engages students after class in activities like discussing current events and playing sports in an effort to curb misconduct.

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Duration: 00:01:43

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This pre-school provides care for underserved communities

Founded in 1971, Florence Fuller is a non-profit preschool in Boca Raton, Florida for parents that cannot afford to send their kids to school while also keeping their stomachs full. The non-profit has provided children a pathway out of poverty, inspiring them to make local and global differences and realize their full potential.

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Duration: 00:02:30

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Finding hope for women and children

Shepherd's Place serves as a homestead for mothers and children who are victims of domestic violence, substance abuse or personal tragedy.

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Duration: 00:03:31

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B-Great

South Florida music program helps young artists rise above their struggles

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Duration: 00:02:00

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Fighting Social Anxieties

Are public speaking requirements a barrier for students with anxiety?

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Duration: 00:04:12

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Mindful Moments

School implements mindfulness intiative to boost student mood and focus

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Duration: 00:03:36

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Behind the Walkouts

School walkout builds momentum for student empowerment

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Duration: 00:02:23

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Shooting for the Moon

Coed basketball builds confidence for students with learning disabilities

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Duration: 00:04:19

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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17 Minutes for 17 Lives

Wyoming teens walkout to remember and honor those lost at Parkland

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Duration: 00:02:13

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Good Clothes, Good People

Students are using dumpsters as a canvas to make artful clothing donation bins

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Duration: 00:02:53

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Ambition Has No Gender

This openly transgender student dreams of reaching the stars as an astrophysicist

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Duration: 00:02:12

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Time for Change

These California teens are ready to enact change after the Parkland shooting

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Duration: 00:04:00

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Surviving Illness Together

Miami teen creates Victory 4 Kids Foundation to bring joy to chronically ill children

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Duration: 00:02:47

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Relationships 101

This student-run program prepares teens for healthy relationships

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Duration: 00:03:25

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Redefining Social Spaces in Malls

As shopping malls close, teens seek new ways to socialize

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Duration: 00:02:22

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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SRL in the Philippines

Students in our special Philippines bureau report on the fight for free education

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Duration: 00:03:26

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Allied as a Family

Students find community in Gay Straight Alliance club

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Duration: 00:02:18

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Enough is Enough

Students in Norfolk, Virginia walkout in the aftermath of the Parkland shooting

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Duration: 00:01:35

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Second Women's March forces on elections and voting

A second annual Womens March was held in Charlotte, North Carolina to maintain momentum and champion womens' rights.

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Duration: 00:03:24

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National Alliance combats the stigma of mental illness

Students from Dominion High School in Sterling, Virginia interview various individuals involved with the National Alliance for Mental Illness about their activities in the northern Virginia area.

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Duration: 00:03:18

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Clearing the Air

Student activists rally for Clean Air in Salt Lake City

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Duration: 00:02:17

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Policing in the Age of Social Media

Law enforcement officers jobs are impacted by social media and activism

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Duration: 00:03:22

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High Schoolers in San Francisco start Slant, an art show designed for youth artists of color

Slant, a student-run art organization in San Francisco, gives young artists of color an opportunity to showcase their work, and acts as a safe space for their creative community.

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Duration: 00:02:38

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Kiara Brown was disappointed with childrens books, so she wrote her own

High school student Kiara Brown wrote the children's book Princess Pretend and the Not Knight to teach young children the value of discovering their own passions, and not relying on gender norms and stereotypes to determine their goals in life.

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Duration: 00:02:30

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Coming Together to Beat Cancer

NJ teens raise funds to beat back breast cancer

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Duration: 00:04:06

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Self-Love City

Salt Lake City teens explore the challenges of mental health and the benefits of self-love

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Duration: 00:02:08

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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School Spirit Care and Feeding

Houston student council doesn't take school spirit for granted

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Duration: 00:03:00

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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Diversity Club

Student-led diversity club in Sandy, Utah supports minority students

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Duration: 00:03:11

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Neurodiversity Takes Center Stage

Neurodiverse students in Texas take center stage in theatrical performances

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Duration: 00:02:26

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Singing Connects Generations

Texas teens started a club to sing to the elderly

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Duration: 00:03:14

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One Bowl at a Time

Empty Bowl Festival in Texas helps feed the hungry

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Duration: 00:02:03

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Young Samaritan

Austin youth creates a food pantry service for homeless community members

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Duration: 00:03:22

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Boating for Mental Health

Students build boats to raise money for mental health

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Duration: 00:02:02

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs


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What Autism Feels Like

Texas teen describes the impact of social negativity stemming from his autism

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Duration: 00:02:16

Station: WETA | PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs