411 Teen

411 Teen: Sail Intensives

Aug 10, 2015

SAIL High School for arts and innovative learning is one of Leon County's alternative magnet schools, known for its high graduation rate and low dropout rates. An unique spring tradition is a workshop class known as Intensives, which may take place locally and/or out of state, or even out of country. Students review the SAIL program.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: August 9, 2015 

411 Teen: Boys' Town

Jul 27, 2015

Boys' Town North Florida has been serving children and families since 1983. Children referred to Boys' Town typically are experiencing a current crisis, or have been abused, abandoned or neglected, and have endured chronic family problems. 411 Teen talks with the five program directors of  Boys' Town North Florida.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 26, 2015

411 Teen: The S-Word

Jul 20, 2015

In her new memoir, "The S-Word," author Paolina Milana chronicles the struggles and obstacles she faced while growing up with a mother who suffered from schizophrenia. She discusses the complications within a teen/parent relationship where there is mental illness and/or abuse involved.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 19, 2015 

411 Teen: A Different Kind Of Same

Jul 10, 2015

Two weeks before his college graduation, Kelley Clink's younger brother hanged himself. In her memoir, "A Different Kind Of Same," Kelley traces a journey through guilt, grief and pain, and the role her own depression played. Ultimately, her path leads toward acceptance, forgiveness, resilience and love.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 12, 2015

411 Teen: Environmental Issues

Jul 6, 2015

New warnings from scientists say that the effect of climate change could be drastic if nations do not act quickly. There is a growing effort across the US aimed at getting people to reduce their use of plastic bags and water bottles. The vaccination debate is on the forefront with the increase of measles. Students from Florida High School at FSU explore these and other related issues.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: July 5, 2015 

411 Teen: The Florida Coalition For Children

Jun 22, 2015

The Florida Coalition For Children (FCC) advocates on behalf of Florida's abused, abandoned, neglected and at-risk children. FCC supports the agencies and individuals who work with this population, and provides services and programs to them. 411 Teen talks with Kurt Kelly, CEO and President and Allison North Jones, Communications Director of the FCC.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: June 21, 2015

411 Teen: Parachute - Jobs and Careers

Jun 15, 2015

Carol Christen's What Color Is Your Parachute prepares millennials for the workforce and college, encouraging them to position themselves for a career. This book is also for parents and counselors preparing a carerer blueprint for getting the most out of high school and college in order to achieve  their goals and land on two feet in this tough economy.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: June 14, 2015

411 Teen: SADD

Jun 8, 2015

Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) encourages middle school, high school and college students to live safe, healthy lifestyles. SADD educates students, parents and the community about the prevention of destructive behaviors that are harmful to young people.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: June 7, 2015 

411 Teen: Genetic Engineering

Jun 1, 2015

Students from Florida High School at FSU discuss the human genome; what is acceptable, and what are the ramifications. They explore eugenics and the position of playing God.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: May 31, 2015 

411 Teen: Filmmaking

May 27, 2015

Filmmakers based in Tallahassee had their film selected from over 1000 submissions from all over the world at Seattle's National Film Festival for Talented Youth.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: May 24, 2015

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