This piece demonstrates the perils of walking around train tracks while engrossed in your iPod. As part of Sound Transit’s safety outreach for Link light rail, Sound Transit asked Seattle area high school students to develop short films that educated their peers about staying safe around Link light rail. Featuring: Schyler Ogans, Jordan Moore, Janine Caver
Special Thanks: Chris Bhang
Music by: Kevin MacLeod
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Teen Depression and Anxiety: Why the Kids Are Not Alright
It would be three years before Faith-Ann, now 20 and a film student in Los Angeles ... In the olden days, your mom told you to get off the family phone or turn off the TV, and you did it. This time, ...
Let the egames begin
Ensconced in cubicles at ground level are the two teams, the players sporting noise-cancelling headphones and tapping busily at their computers. In a sheltered platform off to one side ... old Polish ...
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The Secret Sex Lives of SPU Students
Before any student moves into a dormitory on the Seattle ... t jerk off a lot? Most of the time, this would take place in my room when I knew my roommate would be in class, because I thought that ...
Denver busts urban farming’s yuppie stereotype
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The new oases
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Everything I Know about Leadership, I Learned From the Movies
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