William Allen High School

Alan Jennings talks with two local young men of color with uplifting and inspiring perspectives--Joel Paulson, a graduate of Saucon Valley High School and student at Swarthmore College, and Wilberto Sicard, graduate of William Allen High School and Lehigh University, now heading to Yale Law School.

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.

In this youth-focused two-part edition of Lehigh Valley Discourse, we explore two middle schoolers' fascinating History Day projects, and we speak with the high school students participating in WDIY's 2019 Youth Media Program.

On this special two-part edition, we focus on promising high school students in the Lehigh Valley, first looking at the fascinating clubs of William Allen High School in Allentown and then debuting our new quartely feature, Teen Scientist, by spotlighting a Moravian Academy student's scientific and business accomplishments. 

Lehigh Valley Christmas in Concert is returning to Miller Symphony Hall for its 20th and final year on November 27th. Miriam Huertas, Vice President of Allentown Initiatives at Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, and musician Mike Krisukas join hosts George Miller & Kate Scuffle to share the history of this Valley tradition and preview its 2016 highlights.