MPB Student Council Podcast
MPB Student Council Recap & Back-to-School Discussion
Season 1, Ep. 8
This MPB Student Council podcast features council members, Corinne Allen, Jenna Dent, Kaylen Woodard, and the MPB Education team, Dr. Tara Y. Wren, Director of Education, Erica Shelton, Audience Engagement Manager, Jasmine Harvey, Student Engagement Specialist, and Germaine Flood, Producer. Council members recap their fondest memories during their first-year term, discuss their experiences from returning to school, and the importance of school safety.
Behind the Scenes: MPB Summer Learning Family Fun Day 2022
Season 1, Ep. 6
In this episode, MPB Student Council Members reported live, June 18th, from this year's MPB Summer Learning Family Fun Day at the Jackson Convention Complex. Sponsored by Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi, this annual event, in its seventh year, aimed to remind the community about the importance of school readiness and continuous summer learning in a fun way! After two years of a pandemic, it was time to Explore! new opportunities, Discover! unique possibilities, and Grow! beyond our imagination! This episode features the following vendors: Hattiesburg Zoo, A Brilliant Mind Creations, Mississippi Aquarium, Infinity Science Center, Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and the Mississippi Children's Museum. For more information about the MPB Student Council visit: education.mpbonline.org.
Mental Health Awareness Roundtable: What's the Truth about the Youth?
Season 1, Ep. 5
This MPB Student Council Podcast episode features six Student Council members and Dr. Kristy Laster, Ph.D., LPC, NCC, NCSC, Owner, Mental Health Therapist & Consultant of Resolve to Restore Counseling Services, discussing the following teen mental health topics: suicide, peer pressure & grade transition. Episode Panelists: Kaylen Woodard, Jenna Dent, Deon Harrington, Jr., Corinne Allen, Kayla Latiker and Jack Durr. For more information about the MPB Student Council visit: education.mpbonline.org.
Mississippi Small Business & Young Entrepreneurs Awareness
Season 1, Ep. 4
On this MPB Student Council Podcast episode, we're profiling and showing our appreciation of small business owners and young entrepreneurs from across the state. Discover what led them to become business owners, the pros and cons of owning a business and the ends and outs of their small business. Episode Moderators: Kaylen Woodard, Jenna Dent, Deon Harrington, Jr., Corinne Allen, and Makenna Mead. Featured Small Business Owners: Fredrick Davis, Owner of Davis Photography; Kyeosha Jones, Owner of The Queen K Brand Boutique; Demetrick Hurt, Owner of Fast & Affordable Cellphone Repair & More; Crystal Dunn, Owner of Just Cake It!; Shana Green, Owner of Shana Marie's Boutique; Caitlin Stanford, Owner of Face Me Esthetics; Tina Reed, Owner of Nails By Tina; Johnny Sisco, Owner of Ease 4L Clothing; Jenna Dent, Owner of Jenna Grace Designs; Kayla Latiker, Owner of The Hair Block. For more information about the MPB Student Council visit: education.mpbonline.org.