DECEMBER 30, 2011

In Other News

Hosts: Tiana Johnson and Jacob Holley-Kline

The Best of 2011

Advertising in Schools
Reporter Aviva Hirsch with a story about advertising in high school. Schools are receiving money and also trying to avoid bombarding students.

Graduation Requirements
Do you know all the credits you need to graduate? ATMI Reporter Kosette Isakson asks students at Dimond High School if they know. She also gets the teachers perspective on whether high school does enough to prepare students for college or the “real world.”

Bryson Andres
ATMI’s Tiana Johnson sat down with Bryson Andres a young Anchorage musician who has become very popular around town and on YouTube.

On the Trail
ATMI Reporter Ishmael Streever with a story about teen musher Seiji Takagi. Streever explains how Takagi got started in the sport, asks him about his team, and what his thoughts are about competing in his first Jr. Iditarod Sled Dog Race.

Last Thing That Made You Happy?
The Question of the Month for April “what was the last thing that made you really happy?”

Hi, I’m Matt
The final version of an interview with a young man who spent 15 months in Northeast Afghanistan during war. Matt talks about the experience and the struggles he has had since returning home.