2019 Youth Media Program Features

Each year, WDIY offers the Youth Media Program to high school students in the Lehigh Valley free of charge to learn about the many aspects of broadcast media and radio production from experienced professionals. The students of the 2019 Youth Media Program each researched, recorded, and produced an original on-air feature on a topic of their choosing.

Teenage Anxiety | 2019 Youth Media Program

Jan 20, 2020
Shamus McGroggan | WDIY

Sofia DeMotte from Saucon Valley High School discusses anxiety rates in teenagers with Mary McGloughlin, a registered counselor and art therapist in Quakertown.

Recycling in the Lehigh Valley | 2019 Youth Media Program

Jan 10, 2020
Shamus McGroggan | WDIY

Sammi Ciommo from William Allen High School reports on recycling in the Lehigh Valley featuring conversations with Mary Foltz, director of the South Side Initiative at Lehigh University and, Bill Layman, business development manager for recycling for Waste Management, Inc.

Celiac Disease | 2019 Youth Media Program

Jan 8, 2020
Shamus McGroggan | WDIY

Freedom High School sophomore Anna Isbell, who has celiac disease, discusses living with this affliction and looks into what is known about celiac disease by talking with fitness and nutrition coach Fitwithdasha.