The Fish Bowl

The third Thursday of the month at 8:40am

The Fish Bowl is a monthly interview program on KSJD that features the voices, thoughts, and opinions of youth in our communities on topics that matter to them. It is produced in partnership with the School Community Youth Collaborative in Cortez, Colorado.

Teen Perspectives on Standardized Testing

Apr 21, 2016
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The Fish Bowl is KSJD's monthly conversation that features the voices, thoughts, and opinions of youth in our communities on topics that matter to them. In this episode, KSJD's Tom Yoder sat down with Faith Asnicar, a junior at Mancos High School, and Sam Bagge, a junior at Montezuma-Cortez High School, about how the number of standardized tests they are required to take has increased throughout their time as students, and the impact these tests have had on their education.

Helping Teens Stay Safe Behind The Wheel

Mar 17, 2016
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In this episode of the Fish Bowl, KSJD's Tom Yoder talked with Shellbee Romine and Faith Krebs, students at Montezuma-Cortez High School, about why teen driving is so dangerous, and what they are doing to help keep their peers safe when they are driving.

Why Kindness Matters

Feb 18, 2016
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In this episode of The Fish Bowl, KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Raquel Lucero, a student at Cortez High School, and Victoria Heman, who attends Dolores High School, about their thoughts on kindness, how they try to practice kindness in their lives, and the impact that kind acts have in the world.

Youth Perspectives On Climate Change

Jan 21, 2016
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In this episode of The Fish Bowl, KSJD's monthly program that features the voices of younger people in our community, KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Sam Allsup and Blair Rice of the Cortez Youth for Climate group about how they are working to raise awareness around climate change, and their frustration at how world leaders are dealing with this issue that could severely affect their generation.

Youth Perspectives On Guns and Gun Violence

Dec 17, 2015
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In this episode of The Fish Bowl, KSJD's monthly conversation with youth in our communities, Tom Yoder talks with Kayleen Bowie and Kelly Matthews, students at Dolores High School, about guns, gun control, and the threat of mass shooting in America, especially in schools.

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