Author - Wade Phelps

Teens take teaching role at boro school AIDS meet

By Sophia Chang Encountering a sea of blank stares, the Cardozo High School senior said matter of factly, “It stands for human immunodeficiency virus. Does anyone know what AIDS stands for?” Eschewing staid textbook approaches for frank workshops peppered with street slang and reality show parodies, Lemma and other students from Cardozo and Bowne high schools presented Friday at Queensborough Community College a conference on HIV/AIDS geared toward high schoolers. The third annual Teens to Teens HIV/AIDS Awareness Conference had an estimated [...]