Radio 101

Radio 101 is WFDD's education program for high school students. It teaches interested students about journalism, technology, personal reflection and storytelling.

The program has been held at Carver High School in Winston-Salem and The Middle College at Guilford Technical Community College in High Point.

This fall Radio 101 will be held at Reynolds High School in Winston-Salem and The STEM Early College at NC A&T.

Stories are produced by students with assistance from WFDD staff.

  • 5:37pm Oct 19, 2016
    Human Interest Human Interest

    Commentary: A Father's Addiction

    Andie Meise's father has been addicted to crack cocaine since Andie was a baby. Andie's mother, Kathy Pickett, says it took her a while to realize he had a problem.

  • 2:07pm Jun 05, 2013
    Human Interest Human Interest

    Meeting Dad

    In many societies, the traditional family is a father, a mother and children. But there’s a generation of children who don’t really know their fathers.

  • 3:43pm Mar 04, 2013
    Human Interest Human Interest

    The Day I Grew Up

    Darius Underwood attended Carver High School in Winston-Salem.

  • 9:49am Mar 01, 2013
    Human Interest Human Interest

    Going Home Again

    Krystal Dean participated in Radio 101 in 2011 while attending Carver High School in Winston-Salem.  She shares her experience of coming home to a family she barely knew after years living at the M

  • 9:31am Mar 01, 2013
    Human Interest Human Interest

    Proud To Be A Panther

    Tiffany McMaillian participated in Radio 101 in 2011. In this story Tiffany talks about her high school James B. Dudley High School and the support and encouragement she receives there.

  • Kathryn Mobley
    12:00am May 21, 2012
    Minorities Minorities

    The Poison of Colorism

    Every day Sierra Lee wakes up, she says she goes to war. Sierra describes her life as a dark-skinned African American as a continuous fight.