Abington Student Featured on PBS

Senior Matt Lyons of the Green Wave Gazette on National TV


Personal photo, yearbook

A video by Matthew Lyons, Green Wave Gazette Media Manager, about being a student during the COVID-19 pandemic, was chosen from many sent in to PBS by students around the country. Lyon’s response was aired on News Hour.

Patricia Pflaumer, Advisor

PBS Student Reporting Labs asked young people from around the country to reflect on the past year living under the Covid-19 pandemic.

Abington High School senior Matthew “Matt” Lyons, a Green Wave Gazette reporter and co-host of The Weekly Wave segment, was one of over one dozen students from around the nation who spoke with PBS.

The News Hour ran the feature on Thursday evening, March 11, 2021 on PBS.