Feature Podcast

Journalists share strategies for combating fake news

By |2019-08-17T13:16:45-07:00August 15th, 2019|Feature Podcast, News, Top 5|

Learning from the plethora of knowledge that professional journalists have gained, The Feather staffers attended the ‘Putting Fake News in the Rear View Mirror: How the Media Can Win Back the Trust of all Americans’, Symposium at Fresno State, Feb. 26. Keynote speaker and Editor-In-Chief of ProPublica, Stephen Engelberg, used various social examples to present relevant topics that related media to current political situations. Previously holding editor positions at both The New York Times and The Oregonian, Engelberg originally moved to ProPublica as founding managing editor and now editor-in-chief.

Ronnie Peterson shares high hopes for last baseball season

By |2019-08-15T14:59:22-07:00May 7th, 2019|Athletics, Feature Podcast, Spring|

Ronnie Peterson expresses a long fed fire for the game of baseball. At the age of five, Peterson’s grandfather encouraged him to take part in T-ball. Now as a senior, Peterson aspires to do his very best to improve as a player.

Choices: Teen pressures, substance abuse contribute to health issues, social misconceptions

By |2019-08-15T15:07:05-07:00March 25th, 2019|Feature Podcast, Features, Videos 2018-19|

A campus filled with athletes, academics and artists each chooses their path and accepts the consequences of their choices.  Foundations for those choices stem from diverse traditions, values, religious beliefs and moral compasses. Fresno Christian, despite its religious affiliation, faces similar societal pressures and vices as larger academic high school institutions.

Join the Discussion: 95th Annual CSPA Spring Convention

By |2019-08-15T15:07:20-07:00March 21st, 2019|Feature Podcast, Features|

Students from all across the nation travel to Columbia University for the Columbia Scholastic Press Association’s (CSPA) Spring Convention. 2,464 student journalists, from 325 schools and over 35 states, traveled to New York City to take part in the 95th annual spring convention and attend sessions taught by journalism advisers, professional journalists and student leaders.

Annual Serve Day unites community through service

By |2019-04-30T09:24:59-07:00March 16th, 2019|Feature Podcast, Features|

For the sixth consecutive year, the Fresno Christian HS and JH student body engaged in Serve Day. While JH stays on campus to complete various work projects, all of HS packs up after first period and attends a quick rally before loading up in buses, and heading out to different locations across the city to serve.

Every Neighborhood Partnership forms lasting church, community bonds

By |2019-04-30T09:23:57-07:00March 11th, 2019|Feature Podcast, News|

Even before the change of the century Artie Padilla looked for ways to serve the community. Before the rise of ENP the local nonprofit partnering volunteers with opportunities Padilla traveled with his truck. Co founder and Executive director Artie Padilla works on staff with ENP. Along with connecting churches with serve opportunities, Padilla along with ENP work with schools in assisting them with literacy and reading.

Richie Cortez talks Mountain West basketball

By |2019-04-30T09:22:02-07:00February 27th, 2019|Athletics, Feature Podcast, Media, Winter|

This past week the Fresno State men’s basketball team went through some obstacles. Feather reporter Richie Cortez talks Bulldog basketball after the 'Dogs take on the Air Force Falcons, Feb. 20. Listen to his soundbite and radio broadcast and his thoughts after the game.

PROMO: Soccer girls play for Central Section CIF D-VI Valley championship

By |2019-04-08T08:17:39-07:00February 21st, 2019|Athletics, Feature Podcast, Winter|

Cleats laced up, shin guards on, and legs warmed up, ready to conquer the field. The freshly cut grass levels the field with the newly painted boundary lines ready to hold the game. The varsity girls soccer team practices almost everyday after school, rain or shine. With a record of 9-0 in the East Sierra League this season, the Eagles are on their way to the Valley championship game at Golden Valley High School against Arvin High School, Feb. 22. The girls team made it to the Valley championship game last season as well, but lost to Rosamond High School, 1-0, as the final result.

Drama teacher expresses passion for the arts

By |2019-03-20T10:15:01-07:00February 12th, 2019|Feature Podcast, Features|

For the past four years, campus teacher Kyle Dodson has employed his passion for the arts to teach FCS drama and the improv class. FC drama benefits students by exercising and stretching different parts of the brain. The student becomes another person gathering their character's motivation, and what they are going through, according to Dodson.

BLOG: Girl Talk-Do you really want to go on a Valentine’s date?

By |2019-05-10T11:36:57-07:00February 8th, 2019|Blog, Column, Feature Podcast, Opinions|

A holiday we either dread or can not wait for. The candy hearts, chocolate, flowers and teddy bears line the racks of stores, as everyone begins to shop for their loved ones before Feb. 14: Valentine's Day. It may all seem cheesy but in reality we are at home watching chick flicks waiting for our prince charming to come running after us.