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Youth Show April 11

This week on the Youth Show, we bring you more This I Believe essays, an interview with Cook County dancers about their upcoming spring recital, new editions of School News, great music and much more!


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Youth Show April 4

This week on the show, we bring you two new "This I Believe" essays from students Maya McHugh and Meredith Sutton.


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: April 4

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Take a listen to this week's "Mystery Noise," a feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show!


Youth Radio speaks with CCHS Baseball in this interview (Karen Kleis/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Baseball Team

This week on the show, we were joined in the studio by CCHS Baseball Team Coach Jorgenson, along with team members Colin Everson, Joe Borud, and Thomas Anderson.


Students share their "This I Believe" essays with the YRP this week (Lew Holzman/Flickr)

"This I Believe" Essay Readings: Part 5

Teacher Sarah Malkovich has been working with her students over the past few weeks to write "This I Believe" essays as part of her exploratory class.


Czarina shares another original poem with us in this feature (TempusVolat/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: Untitled Poem #9

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Czarina is a Youth Radio Project producer and poet. Each week, she shares an original poem on the Youth Show. In this week's poem, she shares the story of a prisoner being freed.


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: March 21

Take a listen to this week's "Mystery Noise," a feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show!


Ty Backlund talks about his time in Afghanistan in the interview (401st_AFSB/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews 2009 CCHS graduate & Afghan War veteran Ty Backlund

2009 Cook County High School graduate and Afghan War Veteran Ty Backlund joined us in the studio this week.


Members of the CCHS Knowledge Bowl Team talk about their win at regions in this interview (Marc Wathieu/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Knowledge Bowl Team

The CCHS Knowledge Bowl Team just placed first at regions, and they are headed to the state competition next month.


Theater Sports participants give us the lowdown on their competition/performance (TheAdmiral/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews Theater Sports participants

The CCHS College in the Schools Literature class just wrapped up their Theater Sports competition on Wednesday, March 20.


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Youth Show March 21

So much great stuff on the March 21st edition of the Youth Show!


Czarina Crow

Youth Radio Project: Untitled Poem #8

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Czarina is a Youth Radio Project producer and poet. Each week, she shares an original poem on the Youth Show.


Czarina shares another original poem with us in this feature (matryosha/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: Untitled Poem #7

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Czarina is a Youth Radio Project producer and poet. Each week, she shares an original poem on the Youth Show.


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Youth Show March 7

This week on the show, we bring you a new edition of Cook County Middle School News, a fun interview with Cook County High School Track Team, and members from the CCHS Boys Basketball Team share their


YRPers interview CCHS Track members about their upcoming season (Sean Venn/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Track about upcoming season

The CCHS Track Team has just started their season. They joined youth producer Mara MacDonell on the Youth Show this week to share their thoughts about practice and why they run.


YPRers interview the CCHS Boys Basketball Team this week (Rob Wright/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Boys Basketball on playoffs

The Cook County High School Boys Basketball Team will go up against Fond du Lac Ojibwe in the first round of the playoffs on March 7.


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: March 7

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Take a listen to this week's "Mystery Noise," a feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show!


Czarina Crow

Youth Radio Project: Another Without

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Czarina is a Youth Radio Project producer and poet. Each week, she shares an original poem on the Youth Show. In this week's poem, she shares a poem titled "Another Without."


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: February 28

Take a listen to this week's "Mystery Noise," a feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show!


Robotics Club mentor TIm Johnson (right), works with freshman Jana Sanders and sophomore David Hansen

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Robotics Team on upcoming competition

The members of the Cook County High School Robotics Team, Jana Sanders and Nate Carlson, joined us in the studio again this week to talk about their progress on their robot so far and the upcoming com


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Youth Show February 28

This week on the show, we bring you a new edition of Cook County Middle School News (this one's a fun one!).


Students discussing progress with Isle Royale Park Rangers

Youth Radio Project interviews Michigan high school students on Isle Royale robotics project

Students at the Dollar Bay High School in Dollar Bay, Michigan were recently honored by the National Park Service for work they are doing with aquatic robotics to combat invasive species on Isle Royal


Girls Hockey (Bill Brine/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews Silver Bay Area Girls Hockey

The Silver Bay Area Girls Hockey Team just wrapped up a very successful season.


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Youth Show February 21

This week on the Youth Show, youth producer Sterling brings us new editions of School News, a great interview about the upcoming College in the Schools Literature Class' dodgeball tournament fundr


It's Oscars week! (Rachel Jackson/Flickr)

Youth Take: What's your favorite movie?

It's Oscars week, so the Youth Radio Project took to the halls of Cook County High School to find out what your favorite movie is. Check it out!


Dodgeball (Travis Wiens/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews Mark Marxen on CCHS dodgeball fundraiser

The College in the Schools Literature class is in the process of saving money for an upcoming trip to Minneapolis to see two professional theater productions at the Guthrie Theater.


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: February 14

Take a listen to this week's "Mystery Noise," a feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show!


Youth Take: Valentine's Day (Sister72/Flickr)

Youth Take: Valentine's Day

On this week's show, it's Valentine's Day! Youth producer Mara MacDonell to the halls and buses of CCHS to find out what the holiday means to young people.


7th graders share their "This I Believe" essays (Joel Montes de Oca/Flickr)

7th Grade "This I Believe" Essay Readings: Part 4

This year, Cook County Middle School created a new exploratory class for 7th and 8th grade students.  Lead by new instructor Sarah Malkovitch, the Personal Choices explorato


Czarina shares her original poem, "I Give You A Rose" (alice_ling/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: I Give You A Rose

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Czarina is a Youth Radio Project producer and poet. Each week, she shares an original poem on the Youth Show. In this week's poem, she shares a poem especially for Valentine's Day.