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.

411 Teen: Politics Rap

Dec 10, 2018

IB students from Rickards High School, representative of diverse political perspectives, examine and discuss the local, state, and national political climate.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: December 9, 2018

411 Teen: College Bound Organizer

Dec 3, 2018

Anna Costaras and Gail Liss, authors of The College Bound Organizer, talk with 411 Teen about the college application process, covering points most relevant to seniors: when to start the process, standardized tests, what schools to apply to, and more.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: December 2, 2018

411 Teen: Virtual School

Nov 26, 2018

Members of the Virtual School community examine and explore the advantages and benefits of virtual school.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: November 25, 2018 

411 Teen: The N Word

Nov 19, 2018

Language advisory: This program contains language which may be objectionable to some listeners.

African-American students join in a discussion of the use in popular culture of the 'N' word.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: November 18, 2018

411 Teen: Leon County 4-H

Nov 12, 2018

Marcus Boston, Leon County Extension Director and members of the Leon County 4-H  Club join 411 Teen to discuss programs and forthcoming projects in the local chapter.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: November 11, 2018

411 Teen: Politics Rap

Nov 5, 2018

IB students from Rickards High School, representative of diverse political perspectives, examine and discuss the local, state, and national political climate.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: November 4, 2018 

411 Teen: Hate Groups

Oct 29, 2018

According to numerous reports and research from the Southern Poverty Law Center, hate groups are on the rise. Students from Florida High Developmental School explore and discuss xenophobia and the rise of hate groups in America.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: October 28, 2018

411 Teen: Dr. Christine Horner

Oct 22, 2018

Dr. Christine Horner, MD., speaks to parents and adults on five silent killers: high blood pressure, HPV, pancreatic cancer, diabetes, and sleep apnea.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: October 21, 2018

411 Teen : Program Pre-empted

Oct 15, 2018

The program originally scheduled for broadcast on October 14th was cancelled due to special coverage of the events surrounding Hurricane Michael. Next program on the schedule was aired on October 21st.

411 Teen: School Security

Oct 8, 2018

SAIL High School students look at the security measures in Leon County schools. They explore questions such as, "Do you feel safe in your school environment? What additional security measures are needed and why?" and others.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: October 7, 2018 

411 Teen: Unconquered Scholars

Oct 1, 2018

The Unconquered Scholars program provides an array of support services promoting overall success to youths who have experienced foster care, homelessness, relative care, or Ward of the State status. FSU is committed to these students who have faced profound hardships.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: September 30, 2018 

411 Teen: The Flu

Sep 24, 2018

The flu season is upon us. Dr. Ken Redcross, licensed in internal medicine, joins 411 Teen to talk 'flu 101' for the 2018-2019 season, and discuss his recent book, Bond, expl.oring the relationships between physicians and patients.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: September 23, 2018 

411 Teen: Hormones

Sep 17, 2018

Dr. Randi Hutter Epstein, author of Hormones: The History Of Hormones And How They Control Just About Everything discusses her book and examines puberty, growth hormones, etc.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: September 16, 2018 

411 Teen: Single Parenting

Sep 10, 2018

Single parents discuss the demands of being single parents.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: September 9, 2018 

411 Teen: Workforce Opportunity Services

Sep 4, 2018

Workforce Opportunity Services works with high school graduates from underserved communities, and post-9/11 veterans, to develop their skills so that they can be employed in major companies. Chairman and founder Dr. Art Langer talks with 411 Teen.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: September 2, 2018 

411 Teen: Drugs

Aug 27, 2018

SAIL High School students present a candid picture of drug use and abuse among their populations.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: August 26, 2018 

411 Teen: Big Brothers & Big Sisters

Aug 20, 2018

Members of the Tallahassee chapter of the Big Brothers & Big Sisters community talk with 411 Teen about their program.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: August 19, 2018 

411 Teen: Getting Things Done

Aug 13, 2018

Michael Williams is a co-author of Getting Things Done, a book on personal organization. It is a self-help book for creating optimum conditions for productivity.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: August 12, 2018 

411 Teen: Pyramid Studios

Aug 6, 2018

Pyramid Studios is an unique, non-profit adult day program for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Pyramid focuses on visual and performance art to engage those whose cognitive, physical and/or biological characteristics do not lend themselves to traditional learning strategies. 

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: August 5, 2018

411 Teen: Community Connections

Jul 30, 2018

Community Connections is a program that serves youths between the ages of 13 and 17, referred through the legal system, or because of difficulty in school and/or at home. Their program operates on a 12-week cycle based on restorative justice principles.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 29, 2018

411 Teen: Fast Food

Jul 23, 2018

Sail High School students discuss eating habits, preferences, styles, etc.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 22, 2018 

411 Teen: Communication

Jul 16, 2018

Students from Florida High at FSU discuss communicating with parents and other adults.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 15, 2018 

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

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