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Best Of The Best: Here Are The Finalists In The NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Despite the coronavirus pandemic that closed schools nationwide, students from 46 states and the District of Columbia submitted entries. We've narrowed those down to 25 finalists.

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Theme from Endless Sunset Deeb
Amazing Grace Geri Allen
No Words Avishai Cohen
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We Welcome Tomorrow Portico Quartet
Winding Snake Portico Quartet
Message From Arecibo Mooncake
Novorossiysk 1968 Mooncake
Settling With Power El Ten Eleven
Tomorrow is an Excuse For Today El Ten Eleven
Whisper yonderling
Shades of Blue yonderling & Soft Eyez
Reversing Takénobu
Dreams Takénobu
Fern Zoe Keating
Videotape Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah

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'None Of This Is True': Protests Become Fertile Ground for Online Disinformation

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