RadioActive Youth Media http://kuow.org en RadioActive Goes 'Deeper Than The Butterflies' In Search Of Love http://kuow.org/post/radioactive-goes-deeper-butterflies-search-love <p>Join <em>RadioActive's</em> love gurus Meghan O'Kelley and Esa Tilija as they explore the deeper intricacies and meaning behind love. Today's podcast will include a range of activities from watching classic romantic scenes to discussing love and relationship advice. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:52:34 +0000 Esa Tilija & Meghan O'Kelley 39268 at http://kuow.org RadioActive Goes 'Deeper Than The Butterflies' In Search Of Love Fashion And Music And Treats, Oh My! http://kuow.org/post/fashion-and-music-and-treats-oh-my <p>Black on black, instrumental music, and bubble tea: What do they all have in common? They're currently trending. Join Nia Price-Nascimento and Noah Phillips Reardon on an exploration of what will be big in the coming year. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:19:46 +0000 Noah Phillips Reardon & Nia Price-Nascimento 39175 at http://kuow.org Fashion And Music And Treats, Oh My! Getting The Look: Northwest Student Athletes Vie For Scholarships http://kuow.org/post/getting-look-northwest-student-athletes-vie-scholarships <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Getting recognized by any college is a high school athlete's&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">dream. Today, </span>Ahlaam<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Ibraahim<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Angela Nguyen talk to Northwest athletes&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">regarding their goals, experiences, and words of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">wisdom about how to get exposure -- and how to fulfill the dream of a Division I college scholarship.</span> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:45:46 +0000 Angela Nguyen & Ahlaam Ibraahim 39107 at http://kuow.org Getting The Look: Northwest Student Athletes Vie For Scholarships Somebody Is Celebrating Something Today http://kuow.org/post/somebody-celebrating-something-today <p></p><p>Today on the <em>RadioActive </em>podcast: stories about celebrations including Eid<span style="line-height: 1.5;">,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">pirates getting donuts, people recognizing their accomplishments, and a RadioActivian who guiltily watches the World Cup in Paris</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This show is entirely youth-produced, without the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">help of </span>RadioActive's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> mentors. Enjoy!&nbsp; </span> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:45:07 +0000 Walter Stanton & Josh Medina & Iman Mohamed & Kendra Hanna & Nina Tran & Isaac Noren & Hassan Abdi & Ian Dangla 39098 at http://kuow.org Somebody Is Celebrating Something Today Creative Or Analytical? Ask A Wiccan! http://kuow.org/post/creative-or-analytical-ask-wiccan <p>Meghan O'Kelley and Noah Phillips Reardon attend a Wiccan gathering at Edge of the Circle Bookstore on Capital Hill. Listen as they discover and share the ancient secrets of palm reading.</p><p>RadioActive<em>&nbsp;is KUOW's program for high school students.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.kuow.org/programs/radioactive">Listen to&nbsp;</a></em><a href="http://www.kuow.org/programs/radioactive">RadioActive</a><em><a href="http://www.kuow.org/programs/radioactive">&nbsp;stories</a>, subscribe to the&nbsp;</em><a href="http://www.kuow.org/rss">RadioActive</a><em><a href="http://www.kuow.org/rss">&nbsp;podcast</a>&nbsp;and stay in touch on&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/RadioActiveYouthMedia">Facebook</a>.</em> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:10:12 +0000 Meghan O'Kelley & Noah Phillips Reardon 38915 at http://kuow.org Creative Or Analytical? Ask A Wiccan! A Tale Of Two High Schools http://kuow.org/post/tale-two-high-schools <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Is high school truly filled with stereotypes?&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ahlaam</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ibraahim</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Esa</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tilija</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;investigate the stereotypes of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">their schools:&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rainier</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Beach High School, a public school in south Seattle, and University Prep, a private school in north Seattle. </span> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:09:40 +0000 Ahlaam Ibraahim & Esa Tilija 38874 at http://kuow.org A Tale Of Two High Schools A Dope Insight On How Weed Affects Teens http://kuow.org/post/dope-insight-how-weed-affects-teens <p>Join Nia Price-Nascimento and Angela Nguyen on "Weed Wednesday" to hear opinions from teens and adults about the underage use of marijuana, as well as facts from an expert. Add your voice to the conversation using #WeedRadioActive Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:34:06 +0000 Angela Nguyen & Nia Price-Nascimento 38764 at http://kuow.org A Dope Insight On How Weed Affects Teens Journalism Isn't Dead, It's RadioActive! http://kuow.org/post/journalism-isnt-dead-its-radioactive <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This summer, <em>RadioActive</em> participants have discovered a lot about journalism and in their first daily podcast they show you how it’s done. Spice it up with a fun and dandy skit and we’re good to go! </span> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:14:54 +0000 Ernesto Morfin Montes de Oca & Maria Delmar Caoagdan & Meghan O'Kelley & Ahlaam Ibraahim & Noah Phillips Rearson & Nia Price-Nascimento & Angela Nguyen & Esa Tilija 38680 at http://kuow.org Journalism Isn't Dead, It's RadioActive! Welcome KUOW's Summer 2014 RadioActive Youth Producers http://kuow.org/post/welcome-kuows-summer-2014-radioactive-youth-producers <p>KUOW's <em>RadioActive Youth Media</em> is proud to once again offer our summer radio journalism workshop!</p><p>Eight students, ages 16-18, are spending six weeks learning what it means to be a journalist and gaining the skills they need to create radio stories.</p><p>These youth producers do all of the research, interviews, writing, voicing and editing to <a href="http://kuow.org/programs/radioactive">produce feature stories and podcasts</a> for KUOW. Look for their stories starting July 22! Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:44:01 +0000 RadioActive Youth Media 37860 at http://kuow.org Welcome KUOW's Summer 2014 RadioActive Youth Producers The S-Word And Stuff: Teens On Sex And Health http://kuow.org/post/s-word-and-stuff-teens-sex-and-health-0 <p>Most people have had the "birds and bees" talk with their parents, and even more of us can recall those awkward moments in health class when we were still young and thought that the opposite sex had cooties.</p><p>In this month’s podcast you’ll hear about how one girl took initiative and taught her friends a thing or two about sex. There are teens helping teens everywhere, including here in Seattle where youth volunteer at a much needed teen crisis hotline.</p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:58:22 +0000 Ardo Hersi & Riley Guttman & Caitlin Gaylord & Isaac Noren & RadioActive Youth Media 36731 at http://kuow.org The S-Word And Stuff: Teens On Sex And Health African Americans And Native Speakers Keep Swahili Language Alive http://kuow.org/post/african-americans-and-native-speakers-keep-swahili-language-alive <p></p><p></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 20:27:42 +0000 Leija Farr & RadioActive Youth Media 36271 at http://kuow.org African Americans And Native Speakers Keep Swahili Language Alive How Karate Helped Local Sensei Escape Abuse http://kuow.org/post/how-karate-helped-local-sensei-escape-abuse <p>Joni Sharrah runs a dojo in Shoreline, north of Seattle. A teacher for 30 years, she knows that karate transcends&nbsp;punching and kicking. That's because experience has taught her that karate can save a person’s life – physically and emotionally. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:11:28 +0000 Josh Medina & RadioActive Youth Media 35902 at http://kuow.org How Karate Helped Local Sensei Escape Abuse How Weight Loss Pulled These Identical Twin Sisters Apart http://kuow.org/post/how-weight-loss-pulled-these-identical-twin-sisters-apart <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>It's hard enough trying to convince yourself that you're beautiful. It's even harder when that standard of beauty is living down the hall from you.</p><p>"When I am by myself, I find myself as beautiful," said Andrea Dyer, "but when I compare myself to others, which would be mostly my twin sister, I find myself comparing all the things that they are better than me in. So recently that has been taking a toll on me." Wed, 04 Jun 2014 22:20:29 +0000 Alicia Quarles & RadioActive Youth Media 34915 at http://kuow.org How Weight Loss Pulled These Identical Twin Sisters Apart RadioActive Interviews Women Of Influence In Every Day Life http://kuow.org/post/radioactive-interviews-women-influence-every-day-life <p>We all know influential females. In this month's podcast, we highlight two such women who are making a difference in the lives of the people around them. The first is a new mom who gave birth to her son at the age of 19. The other is a sensei who teaches karate in Shoreline.</p><p>RadioActive<em> is KUOW's program for high school students.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.kuow.org/programs/radioactive">Listen to </a></em><a href="http://www.kuow.org/programs/radioactive">RadioActive</a><em><a href="http://www.kuow.org/programs/radioactive"> stories</a>, subscribe to the&nbsp;</em><a href="http://www.kuow.org/rss">RadioActive</a><em><a href="http://www.kuow.org/rss"> podcast</a>&nbsp;and stay in touch on&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/RadioActiveYouthMedia">Facebook</a>.</em> Thu, 29 May 2014 17:30:46 +0000 Kendra Hanna & Chris Otey & Josh Medina & Walter Stanton & RadioActive Youth Media 35393 at http://kuow.org RadioActive Interviews Women Of Influence In Every Day Life The 'Thrill And Addiction' Of Seattle Graffiti Artists http://kuow.org/post/thrill-and-addiction-seattle-graffiti-artists <p>Seattle’s art scene spreads from music to visuals, from studio to street. Two artists that go by the names of&nbsp;<a href="http://thebaso.tumblr.com/">Baso Fibonacci</a>&nbsp;and Skeez&nbsp;are living in the shadows of the misunderstood graffiti and street art world.&nbsp;</p><p>“It’s so much of a thrill and an addiction,” Skeez said. “Even back in high school I’d be running around tagging up the hallways and bathrooms at school because it was my human nature to have to do it.” Wed, 28 May 2014 22:09:18 +0000 Kimberlee Williams & RadioActive Youth Media 34994 at http://kuow.org The 'Thrill And Addiction' Of Seattle Graffiti Artists