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Making It Out of High School

From: SpiritHouse Inc/Youth Noise Network
Series: Making It . . .
Length: 04:08

High school senior Lena Eckert-Erdheim explores making it out of high school and making a decision about what to do next. Read the full description.

Default-piece-image-0 High school senior Lena Eckert-Erdheim explores making it out of high school and making a decision about what to do next. She talks with fellow high school seniors at Durham School of the Arts in Durham, North Carolina. Some are headed to college, some are headed no where and some are headed anywhere but high school.

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High school senior Lena Eckert-Erdheim explores making it out of high school and making a decision about what to do next. She talks with fellow high school seniors at Durham School of the Arts in Durham, North Carolina. Some are headed to college, some are headed no where and some are headed anywhere but high school.

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Review of Making It Out of High School

"Making it out of high school" is a vox pop about what student's plan to do with their lives after their senior year. It was interesting to hear all of the different plans and suprisingly, there was a huge variety. While one kid said they were going to college, the next said they wanted to be a hobo.

I really enjoyed listening to this piece because the different voice clips really flowed well together. It is difficult to edit a piece and not make it choppy when you have a lot of different voices, but the producer didn't have any problems with this.