Youth Media for Building Healthy Communities

Community Health, Youth Voices

Statewide Youth Media Conference [A Recap]

Over President’s Day Weekend in Oakland, around 100 youth journalists from across California who are part of the California Youth Media Network came together. The network gathered to expand their … Continue reading

March 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

My time reporting for Sacramento youth media

Youth reporter Julian DeLeonardis said the four months he spent Access Local in Sacramento creating journalism and learning technical skills — on deadline — will stick with him. “In four months … Continue reading

April 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Youth media conference spurs visions of a bright future

When youth media from across California met in Sacramento, it was Long Beach reporter Nia Thompson’s first flight without her parents, first night in a hotel room and first time … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

My experience as a neighborhood correspondent

Youth reporter Levi Harvey reflects on his time producing stories about local events and issues in Sacramento. Harvey appreciated focusing on positive stories, such as a free health clinic. “Being … Continue reading

December 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

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