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The Advocates

The Advocates

By The Advocate
“The Advocates” is a free form podcast from the team behind The Advocate, Forest Grove High School’s student-run newspaper. In each episode, our hosts discuss upcoming events at the high school, recommend TV shows, movies, or music that they have enjoyed recently, and do a deep dive into that week’s topic. Email us at fghsnewspaper@gmail.com with submissions for our Q&A segment, suggestions for topics, or questions for the team.
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Episode 3: Happy Holidays!

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Episode 5: Our Thoughts On Hybrid Learning
In our fifth (!) episode, hosts Lizzie and Micaela talk about their feelings about hybrid learning, graduation, and the shrinking possibility of having a prom this year.  ---- Swimming Pool: Hybrid learning! Announcements from the Forest Grove School District about hybrid learning can be found here. ---- Recommendation Corner: Lizzie: Allen v Farrow; Last Week Tonight with John Oliver; the recent Animal Crossing update.  Micaela: Red, White, and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston Lizzie also introduces an anti-recommendation section this week, during which she rants about the Catholic Church's homophobia and annoying scholarship applications.  ---- Learn more about the podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-advocates Learn more about The Advocate or sign up for our newsletter: fghsnews.com To submit a question for our Q&A segment, email us at fghsnewspaper@gmail.com or fill out this form. If you email us, put Q&A in the subject line and, in the body of your email, include your question, name, and pronouns, or let us know that you’d like to stay anonymous. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter
38:51
March 21, 2021
Episode 4: The College Application Process
We’re back from our unexpectedly long hiatus! After two months full of tech problems and other issues, Lizzie and Micaela are back with a conversation about the college application process. ---- Swimming Pool: Lizzie and Micaela talk about the college application process. Check out College Board for some great college resources! If you have any questions about Senior year or the college application process, email them to us at fghsnewspaper@gmail.com and we’ll answer them on a future episode. ---- Recommendation Corner: Lizzie: Sea Shanties, Disney Channel Classics, Irresistible (streaming on HBO Max) Micaela: Harry Potter Soundtrack, the All For The Game series by Nora Sakavic, Brooklyn 99 ---- Learn more about the podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-advocates Learn more about The Advocate or sign up for our newsletter: fghsnews.com To submit a question for Q&A, email us at fghsnewspaper@gmail.com or fill out this form. If you email us, put Q&A in the subject line and, in the body of your email, include your question, name, and pronouns, or let us know that you’d like to stay anonymous. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter 
45:08
March 7, 2021
Episode 3: Happy Holidays!
Happy holidays from The Advocate! In our third episode, returning hosts Lizzie and Micaela kick off Winter Break with a discussion of their favorite holiday traditions. In Recomendation Corner, Lizzie gives us an update about her Animal Crossing island and Micaela talks about the music she listens to while doing homework.  Scheduling Update: Due to the holidays, we'll be taking a short break. However, we'll be back January 16th with more exciting content. In the mean time, take a few minutes to send us a question for our Q&A segment! We love hearing from you and might even answer your question in a future episode. Details on submissions can be found below.  ---- Recommendation Corner Lizzie: Taylor Swift's new album, Evermore Happiest Season on Hulu The Prom on Netflix Micaela: Carry On by Rainbow Rowell Hamilton Soundtrack ---- Learn more about the podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-advocates Learn more about The Advocate or sign up for our newsletter: fghsnews.com To submit a question for Q&A, email us at fghsnewspaper@gmail.com or fill out this form. If you email us, put Q&A in the subject line and, in the body of your email, include your question, name, and pronouns, or let us know that you’d like to stay anonymous. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter
30:03
December 20, 2020
Episode 2: Highlighting School Activities
Joshua King and Micaela Gaither talk about the activities that they are involved with at the high school, and are briefly joined by Lizzie Lohrer who shares her own experiences with high school extracurriculars.  ---- Learn more about the podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-advocates Learn more about The Advocate or sign up for our newsletter: fghsnews.com To submit a question for Q&A, email us at fghsnewspaper@gmail.com or fill out this form. If you email us, put Q&A in the subject line and, in the body of your email, include your question, name, and pronouns, or let us know that you’d like to stay anonymous. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter
30:27
December 7, 2020
Episode 1: Astrology
In our first full-length episode, Joshua and Lizzie are joined by special guest Danielle Murray to talk about astrology and the media they've enjoyed recently, and debate how many holes a straw has. ---- Swimming Pool: History of Astrology Astrology Cafe ---- Recommendation Corner:  Lizzie: Ghost by Adaline and All In by Desiree Dawson Joshua: Parking Lots by Plums Danielle: The Staircase, Unsolved Mysteries (both available on Netflix) ---- Learn more about the podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-advocates Learn more about The Advocate or sign up for our newsletter: fghsnews.com To submit a question for Q&A, email us at fghsnewspaper@gmail.com or fill out this form. If you email us, put Q&A in the subject line and, in the body of your email, include your question, name, and pronouns, or let us know that you’d like to stay anonymous. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter
44:19
November 8, 2020
Episode 0: Meet the Advocates
Hosts Lizzie Lohrer, Editor in Chief and certified girl in red fan, and Joshua King, Arts & Entertainment Editor and resident music nerd, introduce the new podcast from The Advocate and break down each of our segments in the first episode of The Advocates. ---- Learn more about the podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-advocates Learn more about The Advocate or sign up for our newsletter: fghsnews.com Email us or submit a question for Q&A: fghsnewspaper@gmail.com For Q&A, put Q&A in the subject line and, in the body of your email, include your question, name, and pronouns, or let us know that you’d like to stay anonymous. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter
10:07
October 25, 2020
The Advocates Trailer
Our first episode, featuring hosts Lizzie Lohrer and Joshua King, will be released this weekend. You can listen at anchor.fm/the-advocates or wherever you get your podcasts. ---- Learn more about the podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-advocates Learn more about The Advocate or sign up for our newsletter: fghsnews.com Email us or submit a question for Q&A: fghsnewspaper@gmail.com For Q&A, put Q&A in the subject line and, in the body of your email, include your question, name, and pronouns, or let us know that you’d like to stay anonymous. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter
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October 22, 2020