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This is Power Your Story, a podcast made for students by students at Ray Graham Training Center High School in Chicago, Representing diverse voices, telling our real life stories through the power of podcasting technology.

Season 3 is Stand Up for What You Believe: Social change, peace and making a difference.

Production support from After School Matters and Andrea Klunder from The Creative Impostor Studios via the Podcast Tech: Power Your Story program.

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube. We hope you learn something new by listening. Peace.

You can subscribe to Season 3 and future seasons on Apple Podcasts, SpotifyGoogle Play Music, and Stitcher Radio.

Sep 29, 2019

Do you ever get stressed out? Overwhelmed? Tired? Anxiety?

Do you wish you could feel more calm, more joy, more like yourself?

In a follow up to our last episode at I Grow Chicago Peace House, Keenan talks with Francine Brown, a massage therapist in Chicago, who led us all in a Kai Chi Do session.

Kai Chi Do is a...


Sep 28, 2019

Power Your Story took an incredible field trip to visit the I Grow Chicago Peace House in the Englewood neighborhood.

We got a tour, played basketball, took a kai chi do class (which you'll hear about in another episode), visited the greenhouse, met community members, ate lunch... it was a great day!

Al, Malik, Justus...


Sep 12, 2019

What would you do if you saw a car crash right before your eyes?Producer Aliyah is inspired by the true story of how one of her teachers at Ray Graham, Ms. Delgado, saved a family of children from a wrecked car before emergency workers arrived. Hear what happened in this exclusive interview.


Aug 14, 2019

Producer Shamar interviews Allen Turner, a professor at DePaul University who designs video and tabletop games. He is also a storyteller and educator.

We talk about how you come up with the story for a game, how games get made, the best and most challenging parts of his career, and how his personal story about growing...


Feb 25, 2019

Producer Aliyah shares her personal thoughts on the debate about gun control following our 3-part series on gun violence with Dion McGill from the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence.

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