Episode 10 – Student Voices, Student Activism

Hello, and welcome back to the Split Ticket!  In this episode, we are very excited to host three guests from Prosper, TX, who share their experiences defending students’ first amendment rights: Haley Stack, Neha Madhira, and Lori Oglesbee.  Along with our own Melanie Schnurr and Madeleine Leigh, they talk about why student voices matter and the legislation they are advocating for to protect them.

Here are links to some things mentioned this episode:

  1. Eagle Nation Online, Prosper High School’s online news publication
  2. New Voices, the student-led movement to protect student voices
  3. The New York Times Article
  4. More information on Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier
  5. Women’s Media Center Podcast with Stack and Madhira 

Edited/formatted for radio by Madeleine Leigh

Image credit: Dr. Kelly Bruhn