City High Radio

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We are a youth radio group dedicated to telling real stories about things that matter to teenagers. We write, record, and edit all our own work. Our school, City High, is located Tucson, Arizona. Check it out at http://www.cityhighschool.org. Please listen; please comment. We want to know what you think. Thanks!

Pieces

Caption: Tessa and Her Cousin
Fifteen-year-old Tessa's cousin was placed with CPS, and Tessa isn't happy with the results.

  • Added: May 31, 2013
  • Length: 06:06
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High school sophomore Alex Heath explains his philosophy about the relationship between beauty and love.

  • Added: May 24, 2013
  • Length: 04:38
Caption: Producer Aaron
High school freshman Aaron Esceverri talks about what it's like to have a little brother who is autistic. His mom shares her perspective (in Spanis...

  • Added: May 23, 2013
  • Length: 07:23
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Ever since she hit middle school, teenager Gabby Villarreal and her father have been experiencing a lot of conflict. In this moving story, Gabby in...

  • Added: May 22, 2013
  • Length: 08:54
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Teenager Rudy Gutierrez struggles with the fact that his mom has Multiple Sclerosis.

  • Added: May 21, 2013
  • Length: 05:25
Caption: Josh's Mom Gets Her Blood Pressure Taken
Josh's mom was having trouble having a baby, so she headed down to Mexico for an "operation" from a renowned psychic surgeon.

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  • Added: May 21, 2013
  • Length: 06:19
  • Purchases: 2
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For fourteen-year-old Makaela Johnson, switching schools changed everything.

  • Added: May 19, 2013
  • Length: 06:39
Caption: Ali Dancing to Relieve Stress
Ali is a very stressed out 10th grader at City High School, in Tucson, AZ, who is looking for some ideas to relieve her stress. In this short vox-p...

  • Added: May 15, 2013
  • Length: 03:05
Caption: Arturo And His Mom, Credit: From The Collection Of Arturo Camelot
Sixteen-year-old Arturo spent most of his life in what he considers poverty--living on welfare and supported by the Section 8 housing program--but ...

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  • Added: May 14, 2013
  • Length: 05:46
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: My mom's 2011 V8 SS Camaro, Credit: Photo taken by me with my phone
Sid is fifteen, and he loves cars--specifically, Chevrolets. His dad, a mechanic, died in a motorcycle accident when Sid was only three, but he ca...

  • Added: May 06, 2013
  • Length: 06:01
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Sixteen-year-old Chase Nelon isn't a musician, but he has a passion for music. He wants to know if other teenagers feel as connected and influenced...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2013
  • Length: 04:16
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Zombies? Global warming? Sophomore Alexander Heath asks fellow students how they think it all will end. Vox pop.

  • Added: Jan 06, 2013
  • Length: 02:46
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High School Junior Tessa wonders why having friends on Facebook doesn't lead to friends in real life. Is it because we're different people when we...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2012
  • Length: 02:50
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High School student Lexy recalls her first crush on a girl. Short, personal essay.

  • Added: Dec 30, 2012
  • Length: 03:20
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High school student Gabby Villarreal wonders: what makes someone popular? She and her co-producer, Aaron Esceverri, investigate.

  • Added: Dec 30, 2012
  • Length: 04:35
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Two teenagers ask their schoolmates about their most embarrassing moments.

  • Added: Dec 22, 2012
  • Length: 03:08
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Sophomore Alex Heath interviews fellow teens about their favorite holiday traditions.

  • Added: Dec 22, 2012
  • Length: 04:15
Caption: Rudy, the Producer
In this sweet Thanksgiving vox pop, 16-year-old Rudy shows us that even though teenagers don't always show it, they really are grateful for the goo...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 21, 2012
  • Length: 04:04
  • Purchases: 1
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Every year, City High School does something so simple, yet so remarkable: the 10th graders, along with the VOICES after-school culinary class, cook...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2012
  • Length: 06:41
Caption: Mattea, her big sister, Margo, and her dad
Even though Mattea was only six years old when her dad died, the loss still affects her today. In this moving story, Mattea, now 17, sits down to t...

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  • Added: Jun 12, 2012
  • Length: 09:28
  • Purchases: 1