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PODCAST: Current Standing of Casual Gaming

PODCAST: Current Standing of Casual Gaming

Kalista Palarca
November 15, 2022
Welcome to our southwest game informer reboot, kicking off this podcast series with the fun of casual gaming.
Podcast: Just the headline

Podcast: Just the headline

For many, it is a foreign idea to verify the information they are reading. This is a problem.
Podcast: Changing of the free times

Podcast: Changing of the free times

Kathryn Peterson and Kalista Palarca
October 25, 2022
The change from a free to paid service can leave students out of luck.
Podcast: When We Were Young Music Festival Preview

Podcast: ‘When We Were Young Music’ Festival Preview

Gray Barranco and Ayma Malik
October 14, 2022
Ayma and Gray weigh in on this upcoming emo music experience.
Podcast: Back to a Normal School Year

Podcast: Back to a Normal School Year

Kathryn Peterson, Activities Director
September 7, 2022
In this episode, listen as Katie and Kalista discuss starting the new year.
PODCAST: Living Without a Job

PODCAST: Living Without a Job

Gray Barranco and Kathryn Peterson
May 11, 2022
In this episode, listen as we talk about our opinions on high school jobs.
PODCAST: ELDEN RING HYPE AND THE FUTURE OF GAMES

PODCAST: ELDEN RING HYPE AND THE FUTURE OF GAMES

Jackson Bogan
April 26, 2022

Elden Ring is considered by many to be the greatest game of all time, but many people are wondering where do games go from here, and how has hyped play into the success of modern games.

PODCAST: The Worlds Response To Russia

PODCAST: The World’s Response To Russia

The world's response to Russia with sanctions and other restrictions can be viewed as too much or not enough. In this episode, we discuss that topic.
PODCAST: Parental Standards

PODCAST: Parental Standards

Julia Jauregui and Naila Yazdani
March 10, 2022
In this episode, learn about different parental standards in regards to education, friends, and life that a majority of students experience.
PODCAST: Normal People Scare Me

PODCAST: Normal People Scare Me

Arcadia Encarnacion and Gray Barranco
February 21, 2022
Labels often lead to stereotypes, we talk about how emos don’t always follow the cliché.
Fast Fashion’s Impact on Younger Generations

Fast Fashion’s Impact on Younger Generations

Tishie Nyitray, Hannah Paine, and Lily Gurdison
February 15, 2022
Today, we discuss how quickly current fashion trends are cycling through social media and how stores like Shein and Zara are only adding to the issue.
PODCAST: Game Longevity In The Modern Market

PODCAST: Game Longevity In The Modern Market

Jackson Bogan
February 11, 2022
In this episode, listen to the various ways game developers will try to keep their games running long after initial release.