Youth Voices Stories

Uganda. Photo by PeterJBellis via Flickr.

YRP Interview: Maggie McMillan and volunteering in Tanzania

This September, Maggie McMillan will be leaving the United States to volunteer in Tanzania. The Youth Radio Project spoke to Maggie about her upcoming trip.


Audrey Summers

What can The Youth Radio Project do for you?

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YRP Producer Audrey Summers has been involved in youth radio for 3 three years.


Michaela with her students in Uganda

To Africa and Back: The Michaela Peterson Story, Part 1

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Can you imagine leaving everything you've ever known to go start a new chapter in your life?


The University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

YRP interviews foreign exchange students from UNC- Chapel Hill

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YRP producer Audrey Summers talked to two foreign exchange students from Northern Ireland and Scotland about their experience going to school in the U.S, and what traveling has taught them.


Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School Project Fair

The Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School Project Fair is an annual event for students to display their original projects. If you didn't make it to the fair this year, here's what you missed.


(Emory Maiden/Flickr)

Teacher Feature: Melissa Steele

For this Teacher Feature, YRP producer Molly Sietsema talked with Melissa Steele, CCMS math teacher, about her first year in Cook County and her plans for the summer.


(Mitchell Jocye/Flickr.)

Seniors of the class of 2014

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Graduation is almost here, so Audrey Summers of the Youth Radio Project interviewed her fellow senior classmates Abbey Sutton, Shannon O'Phelan, and Anna Carman about the big event and their futur


What's better? The book or the movie? (az/Flickr.)

Book Talk: Adapted for the screen

After a hiatus, the YRP's "Book Talk" feature is back on the air. This time, Haylie Anderson and Joceline Deneweth discuss books that have been turned into movies.


(Bob AuBuchon/Flickr.)

Untitled Poem #10 from Czarina Crow

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Every month, Youth Radio Project member Czarina Crow shares an original work of poetry. On the May show, she reads a moving, yet hopeful piece.


Summer is almost here (Krembo1/Flickr).

Youth Take: What are your plans for the summer?

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The end of the school year is almost here, so Youth Producer Jocelin Deneweth asked her fellow students what they plan on doing this summer.