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: Human Trafficking

Jan 15, 2018

January is National Human Trafficking Month. This edition of 411 Teen talks with Taylor Biro, Outreach supervisor at Capital City Youth Services, Michelle Gaines, Director of Title IV at the Florida Department of Education, and Robin Thompson, Executive Director of the Strive And Survive Advocacy Center.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: January 14, 2018

411 Teen: Girls' Auto Clinic

Jan 8, 2018

Patrice Banks, author of Girls' Auto Clinic Glove Box Guide is an engineer turned professional auto mechanic.  She has opened the first all-female auto garage. She talks about basic auto maintenance and care, repairs, and what to do in an emergency.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: January 7, 2018

Students from Florida High discuss current affairs, including the removal of monuments of controversial historical figures, the first amendment, and censorship issues. 

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: Dec 31, 2017

411 Teen: Feminism A-Z

Dec 24, 2017

Gayle Pitman, PhD., author of Feminism A-Z joins 411 Teen to talk with teens about feminism: history, current events and essential issues.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: December 24, 2017 

411 Teen: Common Sense (17)

Dec 18, 2017

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: December 17, 2017

411 Teen: Step Up For Students

Dec 11, 2017

Step Up For Students, a scholarship program for Florida students is discussed, including the programs they provide, the application process, admissions, requirements and other criteria.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: December 10, 2017

411 Teen: Common Sense (16)

Dec 4, 2017

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: December 3, 2017

411 Teen: Sodexo Student Survey

Nov 27, 2017

Jim Jenkins, CEO of Universities East for Sodexo North America discusses the recent student survey comparing on a global level.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: November 26, 2017 

411 Teen: DACA

Nov 20, 2017

Undocumented students from FSU and the Student Program Coordinator at the FSU Center for the Advancement of Human Rights discuss the legal and financial barriers they face, and explore the status of immigration and the Deferred Action for Child Arrivals program.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: November 19, 2017

411 Teen: Cosmetic Surgery For Teens

Nov 13, 2017

According to 2015 American Society of Plastic Surgeons statistics, 654,470 cosmetic surgical procedures and 161,700 minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures were performed on people aged 13-19.  Dr. Fred Fedok. facial and plastic surgeon and President of the American Academy of Facial Plastic  & Reconstructive Surgery, joins 411 Teen.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: November 12, 2017

411 Teen: Common Sense (15)

Nov 6, 2017

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: November 5, 2017

411 Teen: Navigating Disabilities

Oct 30, 2017

Chrissie Kahan, author of Roadmap To Navigating Your Child's Disability discusses navigating the public school system to secure appropriate supportive services for children with special needs.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: October 29, 2017 

411 Teen: Hate Groups & The First Amendment

Oct 23, 2017

Students from SAIL High School discuss the first amendment and hate groups in American society.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: October 22, 2017 

411 Teen: Senior Year

Oct 16, 2017

Senior students from several Leon County public schools discuss the demands and stress of the last year in high school. They explore the demands and expectations, in addition to the angst associated with being a senior.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: Oct 15, 2017 

411 Teen: Guns In Society

Oct 13, 2017

Following another tragic illustration of the effects of gun violence in Las Vegas, students from Florida High School examine gun violence in American society.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: Oct 8, 2017 

411 Teen: Common Sense (14)

Oct 2, 2017

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: Oct 1st 2017

411 Teen: Cindy Pierce

Sep 25, 2017

Cindy Pierce weaves together expert opinions, personal anecdotes and feedback from today's college and high school students to make those difficult conversations a little less difficult for everyone.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: September 24, 2017

411 Teen: Unconquered Scholars

Sep 18, 2017

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

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: September 17, 2017 

411 Teen: Common Sense (13)

Sep 10, 2017

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: Sep 10th 2017

411 Teen: Energy Drinks

Sep 4, 2017

Dr. Harold Katz, dentist, and developer of oral products, discusses the use of sports drinks by children and adolescents, and their impact on oral health.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: September 3rd, 2017

411 Teen: Social Networking

Aug 28, 2017

High school and college students are among the heaviest users of social networking. It permeates every aspect of their lives today. Students from Florida High School at FSU discuss sexting, cyberbullying and social networking.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: August 27, 2017

411 Teen: Common Sense (12)

Aug 21, 2017

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: Aug 20th, 2017

Steve Simpson, advocate and author of  "The Teenage & Young Adult Survival Handbook" offers information on child abuse, addiction, suicide and provides tools to cope.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: Aug 13th 2017

411 Teen: Kaylin Roberson

Jul 31, 2017

When Kaylin Roberson was nine years old, she was attacked by a family dog. The attack was so horrific that it tore open her mouth, lip, opposing cheek and part of her eye. She talks with 411 Teen about the challenges she has encountered in recovery and healing.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 30, 2017 

411 Teen: Tolerance

Jul 24, 2017

Half of all adolescents with a disability are bullied in school. This is five times more than the average rate. Sandra Woffington, mother, teacher and author of Evil Speaks: Warriors And Watchers Saga #1 joins 411 Teen to discuss tolerance.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 23, 2017 

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