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Feb. 12, 2021

Season 3, Episode 20: EPSD Mental Health Symposium 2021

With an even greater emphasis during these unprecedented times, student mental health has gained a heightened awareness as studen…

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Feb. 6, 2021

Season 3, Episode 19: Snow Day Shenanigans

During the first few days of February, the Lehigh Valley got walloped with over 27 inches, making it the second biggest snowstorm…

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Jan. 30, 2021

Season 3, Episode 18: Second Semester Reset Button

This past week saw Emmaus High School finally reach the 2nd half of our 2020-2021 school year. Due to our current block schedule,…

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Jan. 21, 2021

Season 3, Episode 17: Student Spotlight - Grant Gallagher

On this episode, we catch up with student Grant Gallagher, whose post on our podcast message board for the Class of 2024, invited…

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Jan. 7, 2021

Season 3, Episode 16: New York Times Best-Selling Author and Educator…

Jessica Lahey is a New York Times bestselling author, podcast host, keynote speaker, wife, and mother. But at her core, she is an…

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Jan. 1, 2021

Season 3, Episode 15: Freshman Year Perspectives from Chicago and New…

Sometimes it is fun to look outside of our school community to see what other students around the country are experiencing during…

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Dec. 23, 2020

Season 3, Episode 14: New Year's Resolutions for 2021

In our final episode of 2020, you will hear from close to 40 members of our Emmaus High School community talk about ways they wil…

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Dec. 10, 2020

Season 3, Episode 13: The Counseling Suite with Mrs. Demchak and Mr. …

Our 9th Grade School Counselors Mrs. Demchak and Mr. McInerney return to the show this week to help you finish up the calendar ye…

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Nov. 25, 2020

Season 3, Episode 12: A Thanksgiving Attitude of Gratitude 2020

As we approach the holiday season and the end of 2020, it is a great time to reflect on all that we have to be thankful for here …

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Nov. 12, 2020

Season 3, Episode 11: Student Profiles - Elizabeth Samer, Molly Himes…

This year’s 9th Grade Experience has been like no other and this week’s episode, recorded during EHS’s Covid-19 one-week closure …

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Oct. 29, 2020

Season 3, Episode 10: Freshmen Class Officers

While much of the start of the 2020-2021 school year has been anything but normal, there are still time-honored school traditions…

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Oct. 22, 2020

Season 3, Episode 9: Welcome Back to Hybrid Learning with Our School …

Week nine of the 2020-2021 school year will present the next in a line of challenges thrown in front our students since March 202…

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Oct. 16, 2020

Season 3, Episode 8: Club Spotlight - Economics and Investing Club an…

Without our normal club fair at the beginning of the year to learn more about the 70+ organizations here at Emmaus High School, t…

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Sept. 29, 2020

Season 3, Episode 7: EPSD Technology Integration Specialists, Part 2 …

This is Part 2 of the discussion with our EPSD Technology Integration Specialists Heather Moser, Dylan Peters and Brian Scholl. I…

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Sept. 25, 2020

Season 3, Episode 6: EPSD Technology Integration Specialists, Part 1

On this week's episode we hear from our EPSD Technology Integration Specialists Heather Moser, Dylan Peters and Brian Scholl on t…

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Sept. 20, 2020

Season 3, Episode 5: Club Spotlight - Gay-Straight Alliance, Kid to K…

Without our normal club fair at the beginning of the year to learn more about the 70+ organizations here at Emmaus High School, t…

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Sept. 3, 2020

Season 3, Episode 4: Clubs and Activities with Assistant Athletic Dir…

One of the themes that has come up time and time again as we have detailed successful 9th graders on this show has been their inv…

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Aug. 27, 2020

Season 3, Episode 3: Back to School with 9th Grade Assistant Principa…

With the start of a new school year just days away and feelings of unease about the unknown about the jump from middle school to …

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July 31, 2020

Season 3, Episode 2: EHS Graduate Spotlight Maryland State Senator Cl…

We often tell high schoolers that to be successful, they should eventually pick one area and focus their attention heavily. For C…

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July 23, 2020

Season 3, Episode 1: EHS Graduate Spotlight "Imperfection is Beautifu…

Lisa MacDonald ‘14 is living her dream. When she entered Emmaus High School as a freshman during the 2010-2011 school year, she w…

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June 18, 2020

Season 2, Episode 33: Reflections on Freshmen Year 2019-2020, Part 2

The first year at Emmaus High School for the Class of 2023 will be one that they surely will never forget. This week in Part 2 o…

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June 12, 2020

Season 2, Episode 32: Reflections on Freshmen Year 2019-2020, Part 1

The first year at Emmaus High School for the Class of 2023 will be one that they surely will never forget. Over the next two wee…

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June 4, 2020

Season 2, Episode 31: Inside the Hornet's Nest: At Home with The Conn…

Whether it has been on the football field on Friday nights, at community events, or posing under a billboard congratulating the C…

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May 30, 2020

Season 2, Episode 30: Coronavirus Week 11 - 9th Grade Assistant Princ…

There is no way that 9th Grade Assistant Principal Jordan Fortier could have envisioned his first year as the freshmen-level prin…

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