Keepin’ it Arcadia
S2 #22 Fingerpick Guitaring and Nick Jonas, Time Management 101, and the Apache Pow Wow!

S2 #22 Fingerpick Guitaring and Nick Jonas, Time Management 101, and the Apache Pow Wow!

March 17, 2019

In this episode, we have interviews with 3 very exceptional Arcadia High School students, the first being guitarist Julia Noji, who was recently noticed by Nick Jonas on social media! Next up, we have ASB Junior class president Braden Wong dramatically telling his tips on time management. And last but not least, we have next year’s Apache Pow Wow newspaper editor in chief Brandon Chen and everything you need to know about Pow Wow!

Timestamps:

Guitar Playing with Julia Noji: 0:55

Time Management with Braden Wong: 5:00

Pow Wow with Brandon Chen: 19:12

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S2 #21 Mental Health Awareness Week, Special Talent at AHS, and the Potential of CRISPR!

S2 #21 Mental Health Awareness Week, Special Talent at AHS, and the Potential of CRISPR!

March 3, 2019

Today, we have a preview of Mental Health Awareness Week with Voices of Ability President Kanchan Kaur and podcast member Becky Chen. Becky and podcast member Kathy Liu then interview a unique talent of AHS, fencer Mickey Zhang, and last but not least, podcast member Lawrence Sung and his partner Justin Wang shows us an overview of CRISPR, a revolutionary gene editing tool!

Timestamps:

Mental Health Awareness Week: 0:37

Unique Talent of AHS: 4:52

CRISPR Overview: 8:49

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S2 #20 Overcoming High School Stereotypes, Undefined: Finding One’s Identity, and Today’s Most Popular Games!

S2 #20 Overcoming High School Stereotypes, Undefined: Finding One’s Identity, and Today’s Most Popular Games!

February 23, 2019

We all know some high school stereotypes, such as the jock or the nerd. In this episode, podcast member Christina Yao investigates how stereotypes affect AHS students and how they have learned to overcome them. Podcast member Becky Chen also interviews Filbert Aung, the co-founder of Undefined, the incredible speech monologue event about identity, on why he created the event, while podcast member Anya Yang interviews one of the event's speakers, Manasvi Chandra! Last but not least, resident tech guy/game boy Jarett Yip reports his top 3 games of the year so far!

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S2 #19 The Ultimate Speech Tournament Experience!

S2 #19 The Ultimate Speech Tournament Experience!

February 18, 2019

Have you ever considered joining Speech and Debate, but worry about what competition is like? Fear no longer! In this episode, hosts Lawrence Sung and Jeffrey Lee take you through one of the biggest speech tournaments of the year, round by round, complete with three thorough interviews to present our most in-depth episode of the year. Enjoy!

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S2 #18 The Flu, Romaine Lettuce, and Practicing Good Hygiene!

S2 #18 The Flu, Romaine Lettuce, and Practicing Good Hygiene!

February 10, 2019

New podcast name, new discussion format, and new episode? Not a problem. In light of the e. coli and lettuce crisis a while back, host Jeffrey Lee and podcast member Lawrence Sung discuss a variety of topics, including the crisis, flu season, and how to keep yourself safe from viruses!

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S2 #17 New Podcast Members and Why Community College May Be The Best Choice For You!

S2 #17 New Podcast Members and Why Community College May Be The Best Choice For You!

February 3, 2019

Get to know the newest members of the podcast team in this new podcast! Also, discover a new perspective on community college as podcast team member Leila Nunez interviews Pasadena City College student Sebastian Arguetta! Enjoy!

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S2 #16 Hana & Arnie, A Kickstarter Loved Project, and Making the Google of Educational Institutes

S2 #16 Hana & Arnie, A Kickstarter Loved Project, and Making the Google of Educational Institutes

January 26, 2019

This episode consists of two exciting interviews. First, podcast team member Grace Lee interviews AHS senior Nancy Xu about her book and her experience of it being chosen as a Project We Love from Kickstarter! Next, host Jeffrey Lee interviews Andrew Phu, another senior from AHS, who, along with his uncle, is working to create a search engine for educational institutes.

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S2 #15 Understanding the Value of Your Education: The California PTA Legislation Conference

S2 #15 Understanding the Value of Your Education: The California PTA Legislation Conference

January 22, 2019

Host Jeffrey Lee seeks a more in-depth view on what the 2018 California PTA Legislation Conference is all about, why California in general needs more funding for education, and how more funding will affect the students of Arcadia Unified. This episode features Principal Acker, the principal of Foothills Middle School, Ms. Kinsler, a school board member, Dr. Wilson, AUSD’s assistant superintendent, and Ms. Verlato, Arcadia’s mayor pro tem!

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S2 #14 Life Advice With Buzzfeed Unsolved’s Ryan Bergara!

S2 #14 Life Advice With Buzzfeed Unsolved’s Ryan Bergara!

January 15, 2019

Host Jeffrey Lee interviews co-creater and co-host of popular Youtube TV series Buzzfeed Unsolved: True Crime, and AHS alum, Ryan Bergara! Enjoy!

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S2 #13 Balancing Sports and Academics, AFOB Update, and Girls Varsity Tennis Team are State Champs!

S2 #13 Balancing Sports and Academics, AFOB Update, and Girls Varsity Tennis Team are State Champs!

December 11, 2018

Host Jeffrey Lee will be interviewing two athletes who already signed their letters of intent to colleges on how to balance extracurriculars and schoolwork and more! Podcast Team member Grace Lee will be interviewing Jacob Munoz and Patrick Gao, both members of band, about their experiences at the Arcadia Festival of Bands. Last but not least, Jeffrey will be doing a quick update on how the AHS Girls Varsity Tennis Team did at CIF-Southern Section State competition.

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S2 #12 College Talk with AHS Alumni and Current UC Irvine Student Jeffrey Huang!

S2 #12 College Talk with AHS Alumni and Current UC Irvine Student Jeffrey Huang!

November 27, 2018

In this episode, host Jeffrey Lee will be interviewing UC Irvine student, and also his brother from another mother, Jeffrey Huang, on how he would improve on his college applications if he were able to redo them again as well as his experiences thus far at his school.

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S2 #11 College Talk with AHS Alumni and Current UC San Diego Student Karen Thai!

S2 #11 College Talk with AHS Alumni and Current UC San Diego Student Karen Thai!

November 27, 2018

In this episode, I will be interviewing UC San Diego student Karen Thai on how she would improve on her college applications if she had the power to travel back in time as well as her experiences thus far at her school.

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S2 #10 College Talk with AHS Alumni and Current UC Santa Barbara Student Zoe Imansjah!

S2 #10 College Talk with AHS Alumni and Current UC Santa Barbara Student Zoe Imansjah!

November 27, 2018

In this episode, host Jeffrey Lee will be interviewing UC Santa Barbara student Zoe Imansjah on how she would improve on her college applications if given the chance as well as her experiences thus far at her school.

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