Category: Lifestyle

Mental Health – Socially Awkward #5

Bad mental health plagues our nation. In the fifth episode, I interview students of the CHS mental health club and junior Gabi Ruderman about what we can do to lessen the effects of mental illness, and why so many Americans suffer from an unstable mental state. Produced by Maddie Harden. Script http://media.blubrry.com/whje/p/whje.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/HARDEN.mp3Podcast: Play in new …

Contemporary Dance – Just Dance #2

Welcome to Just Dance, the podcast that explores different styles of dance and the dancers who perform them. The second episode of Just Dance follows Karlee, a Carmel High School senior and contemporary dancer. This episode takes a look at how the dance style contemporary affects her as a dancer and as a person, while …

Interfaith – Coexist #3

In the final Episode of Coexist for Semester One, Reverend Jerry Zehr of the Carmel Christian Church discusses his views towards interfaith and harmony.  This podcast will discuss why interfaith is possible, and how it can be achieved.  Produced by Xavier Cocca. Script http://media.blubrry.com/whje/p/whje.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Cocca-Ep4.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | …

Immigrant – I am #4

In this episode of “I am,” producers Thea Nikolaou and Caroline Heyl focus primarily on Yara Batista, an immigrant from Brazil who identifies herself as both Brazilian and American. Throughout the episode they discuss the differences between the United States and Brazil, the attitude towards immigration in this country currently, Brazilian family traditions, and what …

Abortion – Socially Awkward #4

One of the most controversial issues of the 21st century is abortion. In the fourth episode, I interview students Sasha Matsuki and Sophia Tragesser about the divisive nature of abortion, and why so many Americans disagree on whether it is moral or immoral. Produced by Maddie Harden. Script http://media.blubrry.com/whje/p/whje.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/HARDEN4.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: …

Farm Fresh – Environmental #3

Do you know exactly where your food comes from? No? Then do you even WANT to know? In this episode of Environmental, explore the ease of sustainable agriculture and why it’s so important to our growing population. Produced by Alex Crookshanks. Script http://media.blubrry.com/whje/p/whje.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/CROOKSHANKS-EP3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

Political – I Am #3

In this episode of “I am,” we feature Carmel High School students, Chris Miller and Sasha Matsuki, who take political standpoints. Mentioning both of their left leaning and right leaning viewpoints, we explore how their political beliefs fit into their daily routine and everyday interactions. The two students also talk about the compromise and middle-ground …

Gun Control – Socially Awkward #3

With America having more mass shootings than any other country in the world, the issue of gun control is impossible to ignore. In the third episode, I interview students and police officers about the impact of gun control, and how Americans can learn to cope with such frequent violence. Produced by Maddie Harden. Script http://media.blubrry.com/whje/p/whje.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/GUN-CONTROL_mixdown.mp3Podcast: …

Christianity – Coexist #1

For this episode of the series, Coexist, I interview youth pastor Zach from Northview who talks about some of the controversial topics that are happening in society regarding Christianity.  Throughout the podcast, he debunks some popular misconceptions we might have regarding Christianity while, at the same, discusses his philosophical view towards “Loving thy neighbor”. Produced …