411 Teen on 88.9 WFSU-FM

Sundays, 2 pm ET - 3 pm ET
  • Hosted by Dr. Liz Holifield

Join host Dr. Liz Holifield for "411 Teen," a locally produced program, created with teen input for a teenage audience. Guests provide insights into topics that concern adolescents. Over the last twenty years, programs have enlightened young people on countless subjects such as college admission, eating disorders, sexually transmitted disease, career planning, civic associations focusing on young people, and politics, to name but a few.

411 Teen airs Sundays at 2:00 pm ET On 88.9 WFSU-FM.

Sue Matthews, author of her memoir Paint Your Hair Blue, discusses the trials and demands of those coping with cancer in their teens.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 8, 2018 

411 Teen: Green Amendment

Jul 2, 2018

Author Maya K. Van Rossum joins 411 Teen from Pennsylvania. She discusses her book, Green Amendment, and explores environmental issues both nationally and specific to the state of Florida.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 1, 2018 

411 Teen: Hannah Lucas "NotOK" App

Jun 25, 2018

Hannah Lucas stuggled with depression to the point where she attempted suicide. In her desperation, and with the aid of her brother Charlie, Hannah created an app called NotOK for those who need someone, and discusses it on 411 Teen.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: June 24, 2018

411 Teen: Things We Haven't Said

Jun 18, 2018

Things We Haven't Said is an anthology of stories written by individuals who have suffered sexual abuse. Two of the authors talk about their lives on 411 Teen.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: June 17, 2018 

411 Teen: Students For Justice In Palestine

Jun 11, 2018

The FSU chapter of Students For Justice In Palestine join 411 Teen to discuss what is happening in Jerusalem, including the relocation of the US Embassy.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: June 10, 2018 

411 Teen: Lynette Gustaferro

Jun 4, 2018

Middle school is a period of transition. Lynette Gustaferro, Executive Director of Teaching Matters shares strategies for parents to assist in their childrens' transition to middle school.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: June 3, 2018

411 Teen: Sports-Related Injuries

May 28, 2018

Students from Florida High School discuss football and other sports that have a high incidence of traumatic injuries, and debate whose responsibility it is - the school, the parents, etc.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: May 27, 2018

411 Teen: Dr. Kurt Newman

May 21, 2018

Dr. Kurt Newman, pediatric surgeon and CEO of Washington, D.C.'s Children's National Health System shares tips to help and empower parents to get the best care for their children.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: May 20, 2018 

411 Teen: Gulf Specimen Marine Lab

May 14, 2018

Writer, naturalist and environmental activist Jack Rudloe, founder of Gulf Specimen Marine Lab, joins 411 Teen.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: May 13, 2018 

411 Teen: Common Sense (21)

May 7, 2018

The Common Sense team from the IB program at Rickards High School explores current national, state and local issues in politics and government.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: May 6, 2018

411 Teen: Links, Inc.

Apr 30, 2018

The Tallahassee chapter of Links celebrates the eighth Beautillion, designed to honor twenty-one African-American male high school seniors. They discuss the Beautillion, which involves a six-week curriculum.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: April 29, 2018 

411 Teen: Roundtable On Ethics

Apr 23, 2018

Dr. Anne Klaeysen of the American Ethical Union, via phone from New York, is joined in the studio by Rabbi Jack Romberg to discuss moral and ethical reasoning and behavior.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: April 22, 2018 

411 Teen: SDS

Apr 16, 2018

Representatives of the FSU chapter of Students For A Democratic Society join 411 Teen to explore current political issues.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: April 15, 2018

411 Teen: Common Sense (20)

Apr 9, 2018

The Common Sense team from the IB program at Rickards High School explores current national, state and local issues in politics and government.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: April 8, 2018

411 Teen: Culinary Arts

Apr 2, 2018

Chef Greg and Chef Benny, and students from the Lively Tech Culinary Arts program discuss the course's components and opportunities.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: April 1, 2018 

411 Teen: Religion

Mar 26, 2018

SAIL High School students explore the role of religion in society, in schools, separation of church and state, and other related topics.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: March 25, 2018

411 Teen: Homeless Coalition

Mar 19, 2018

Representatives from the Homeless Coalition share information about the various programs offered in the Tallahassee area.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: March 18, 2018

411 Teen: Common Sense (19)

Mar 12, 2018

The Common Sense team from the IB program at Rickards High School explores current national, state and local issues in politics and government.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate:  March 11, 2018

411 Teen: YouTube Sex Education

Mar 5, 2018

411 Teen talks with Olivia Richman, a medical student who created a YouTube channel to make sex education fun, smart, and friendly.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: March 4, 2018 

411 Teen: CCYS

Feb 26, 2018

Taylor Biro, Outreach Director with CCYS, and several youth clients talk with 411 Teen on the services offered to the public by CCYS.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: February 25, 2018 

411 Teen: Being Biracial

Feb 19, 2018

Sarah Gambles, documentarian and producer of Armor: Biracial In The Deep South addresses issues with being biracial in southern Alabama. She is joined in the studio by Lasaundra Barnhill, who shares her own experiences.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: February 18, 2018

411 Teen: MAACA

Feb 12, 2018

Sylvia Hubbard, executive director for MAACA, reviews services offered by the agency, which are designed to provide innovative empowerment programs for the community, including those for HIV and AIDS.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: February 11, 2018

411 Teen: Music

Feb 5, 2018

Students from Florida High School at FSU discuss music: their preferences and why they like what they do, the role music plays in their lives, and similar topics.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: February 4, 2018 

411 Teen: The Yes Brain

Jan 29, 2018

Interview with Dr. Tina Payne Bryson, coauthor of The Yes Brain: How To Cultivate Courage, Curiosity and Resilience In Your Child. Parenting challenges, insights and techniques are explored.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: January 28, 2018 

411 Teen: Common Sense (18)

Jan 22, 2018

The Common Sense team from the IB program at Rickards High School explores current national, state and local issues in politics and government.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: January 21, 2018

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