12/22/2011 Fresh Fruit

 

Russell Toomey calls in to discussion his study High School Gay–Straight Alliances (GSAs) and Young
Adult Well-Being: An Examination of GSA Presence, Participation, and Perceived Effectiveness that discovers that GSAs have positive health impacts on queer youth.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10888691.2011.607378

Owen Keenan discusses his latest book We're Here, We're Queer, published by CreateSpace.

Fresh Fruit co-host calls in to wish Jessi Tebben good will as she retires from her position in Minneapolis Public Schools as Out4Good program coordinator.

Plus, lots of music!


Playlist Tracks: 
George Michael - Feeling Good
Album: Twenty Five; Label: Sony
Michelle Glaser - Hot Zombie
Album: Dance, Trance, And Romance; Label: Self-Published
Lady Gaga - White Christmas
Album: A Very Gaga Holiday (Live) - EP; Label: Interscope
Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart - Can I Interest You In Hannukah?
Album: A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift Of All!; Label: Comedy Central Records
RuPaul - RuPaul The Red Nosed Drag Queen
Album: Ho Ho Ho; Label: Rhino
RuPaul - All Alone At Christmas
Album: Ho Ho Ho; Label: Rhino
Wham! - Last Christmas
Album: Twenty Five; Label: Sony
Russell Toomey - PhD student at Arizona State University
Topics: High School Gay–Straight Alliances (GSAs) and Young Adult Well-Being: An Examination of GSA Presence, Participation, and Perceived Effectiveness
Owen Keehnen - Author
Topics: His latest book We're Here, We're Queer.
Leigh Combs - Superhero
Topics: The retirement of Jessi Tebben, Out4Good program coordinator.