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The Humans of James River

This podcast is a collection of real stories from the community of James River High School.

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

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Episode 05: Anonymous

A 16 year-old girl discusses her struggle with an eating disorder and an unobtainable definition of perfection.

14 Jan 2020

Rank #1

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Episode 04: Anonymous

A 16 year old girl talks about growing up with an alcoholic mother.

7 Jan 2020

Rank #2

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Episode 03: Anonymous Twins

Twins talk about going through watching each other struggle with mental health issues at the same time.

17 Dec 2019

Rank #3

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Episode 02: Irelyn Rogan

@irelynnn.rogannn on instagram, iyarogan@gmail.com

10 Dec 2019

Rank #4

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Episode 06: Anonymous

A 16 year-old discusses the struggle of growing up without their basic needs being met while questioning their identity.

21 Jan 2020

Rank #5

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Episode 07: Jasmine Barron

Jasmine Barron talks about her difficult experience with smoking marijuana, her mother's recent death, and the effects of everything on her mental health.

28 Jan 2020

Rank #6

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Episode 14: Anonymous ESL Student

This episode begins with an English translation and is followed by the original Spanish version.

1 May 2020

Rank #7

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Episode 13: Anonymous

An 18 year-old talks about her troubles in middle school, her abusive father, her underage alcoholic sister, and how choosing her own family got her through it all.

10 Mar 2020

Rank #8

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Episode 12: Anonymous

A 17 year-old girl talks about enduring her father's emotional and sometimes physical abuse and then finding out he has brain cancer. She discusses what it means to forgive but not forget.

2 Mar 2020

Rank #9

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Episode 11: Anonymous

An 18 year-old girl talks about her battle with various types of eating disorders and exercise addiction over the course of eight years.

25 Feb 2020

Rank #10