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TKC True Crime: The LaLaurie house of horrors

TKC True Crime: The LaLaurie house of horrors

Ally Ortmann and Sophie Chappell

March 5, 2020

In this series, TKC will work to bring viewers facts and theories of cold cases, mysteries and strange events. Warning: may include details of violent and upsetting events. ...

How to: jobs

How to: jobs

Emma Lingo, editor-in-chief

January 22, 2020

TKC sat down with one of Kirkwood's College and Career Counselors to go in-depth on how to get your first job in high school. Whether you're a freshman unsure of when you'll be working or a senior in dire need of some cash for summer, tune in to get some advice from someone who knows the ropes. ...

How to: taxes

How to: taxes

Emma Lingo, editor-in-chief

January 22, 2020

Ever wondering how taxes work? Or when exactly you need to file for them? Don't fear! TKC sat down with KHS personal finance teacher Alicia Jones to talk about all things taxes and walk you through the process. ...

How to: insurance

How to: insurance

Emma Lingo, editor-in-chief

January 22, 2020

No idea what insurance is or how to get it? Don't stress, TKC has you covered.  TKC sat down with Alicia Jones, KHS personal finance teacher, once again to cover the basics of insurance and explain how it pertains to teens. ...

Time to talk with TKC episode 02: the making of a musical

Time to talk with TKC episode 02: the making of a musical

Maddie Hawes, associate editor

March 12, 2019

Time to talk with TKC anchor Maddie Hawes sits down with Max Reinert, junior, and Jared Goudsmit, senior, to talk about their success at the MO Thespian conference in the Musical Works contest. The contest required contestants to write a score for an opening number of an original musical and the win...

LGBT+ Podcast | LGBT+ students answer anonymous questions

LGBT+ Podcast | LGBT+ students answer anonymous questions

Logan Crews, editor-in-chief

December 10, 2018

Today on The Kirkwood Call’s LGBT podcast, five LGBT students (Logan Crews, Rosie Doyle, Stella Luciano, Ryleigh Palmer and Aaron Wise) will be answering anonymous questions submitted by other KHS students. We cover topics from pronouns to what it means to “look” gay, and we hope to cover even ...

TKC podcast: meme culture in 2018

TKC podcast: meme culture in 2018

Benji Wilton, Carter Philipp, and Naomi Thomson

November 16, 2018

Disclaimer: this episode contains language that may be offensive to some listeners. Why is internet humor so unique? Why have memes enthralled our society? In this podcast, Benji Wilton, Carter Philipp and Naomi Thomson dive into these questions, and examine the wide variety of memes on the inte...

Time to talk with TKC episode 01: The Brett Kavanaugh controversy

Time to talk with TKC episode 01: The Brett Kavanaugh controversy

Maddie Hawes, associate editor

October 18, 2018

Disclaimer: this episode contains language that may be offensive to some listeners. Time to talk with TKC was created with the hopes of inviting students and staff at KHS to share their opinions about topics they are passionate about. Some episodes may involve debate with several students or staff...

LGBT+ Podcast | Current events

LGBT+ Podcast | Current events

Logan Crews and Izzy Colón

October 8, 2018

Logan Crews and Izzy Colón talk about the most recent and prevalent news in the LGBT community. Have ideas for more LGBT+ Podcasts? Let us know by leaving a comment. ...

TKC Podcast: The skin I’m in

TKC Podcast: The skin I’m in

Sha'Diya Tomlin, opinions writer

November 7, 2017

Sha’Diya Tomlin, Chandler Simpson, Nia Callion and Amellda Starks talk about their hair and why it is so important to black women and the struggles that come with wearing their crowns everyday. ...

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