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How Peer Counseling Helped Me Feel Safe at School

May. 5, 2016 / By
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A Long Beach Polytechnic High student recounts her troubles in school and how fellow classmates trained as peer counselors came to her aid.
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Op-Ed: Trigger Warnings Won’t Help Us Grow

Mar. 10, 2016 / By
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Young adults entering college should expect to handle things that might upset them. Instead, trigger warnings now allow students to avoid difficult discussions and police what others say.

How African Drumming Is Helping Petty Youth Offenders In Long Beach

Feb. 11, 2016 / By
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The program is a resource for first time offenders with minor offenses such as petty theft, fighting at school, or being in possession of drugs or alcohol.