THE EXCHANGE: 2.12.20 - My Life, My Choices

Feb 12, 2020

Young teens face so many challenges these days and on February 11-13, 2020 a special interactive-learning experience took place for 7th graders with many local experts and organizations at Long Lines Recreation Center in Sioux City.  Siouxland Public Media's Sheila Brummer hosted a live version of "The Exchange" with information for teens and parents on topics such as social media, sex trafficking, teen pregnancy, STDs, hygeine, substance abuse, mental health and more.  

A partial list of guests during LIVE show:

LEAH KNAPP/UNITYPOINT HEALTH-ST. LUKE’S, ORGANIZER

MORGAN HASKELL/SIOUXLAND MENTAL HEALTH 

TINA LASKIE/UNITYPOINT HEALTH-ST. LUKE’S 

BRANDI STECK/SIOUXLAND COMMUNITY HEALTH 

RACHEL LUNDGREN/SIOUXLAND CARES ABOUT SUBSTANCE ABUSE

STEVE BEECKMAN/SIOUXLAND DISTRICT HEALTH

KELSEY TREJO/SIOUXLAND MENTAL HEALTH

KRISTEN BEAL/UNITYPOINT HEALTH-ST. LUKE’S 

DAGNA SIMMONS/LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS

ALONA ZERMENO/ISU EXTENSION AND OUTREACH

EAST MIDDLE PRINCIPAL JOE HARDIN

MANDY ENGEL-CARTIE/GIRLS INC.

KEVIN ENGEL-CARTIE/VOLUNTEER SIOUXLAND

SIOUX CITY 7TH GRADERS