Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Center

Established in March 2000, Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Center (YMC) develops 21st Century communicators and participants in social justice.
 
The Youth Media Center offers Manhattan residents ages 14 to 24 free video production training, digital journalism internships and the opportunity to produce social justice focused media on important youth issues for MNN's award-winning Youth Channel, which airs weeknights from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm on MNN4: TWC 67, RCN 85, FiOS 36, and streaming live on MNN.org.
 

MNN's Youth Media Center is housed at the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center.

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Upcoming Youth Classes

Dec 10, 2016 3:00 PM
Youth Media Center
Come polish, practice, or learn a new skill at the YMC!
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Dec 17, 2016 3:00 PM
Youth Media Center
Come polish, practice, or learn a new skill at the YMC!
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More about the YMC

MNN's Youth Media Center offers a variety of classes and workshops for aspiring media makers to produce critical content in a rapidly changing media landscape.
The Youth Channel is looking for journalists and media makers ages 18-24 who are passionate about reporting on community news to join our digital journalism team.
The YMC partners with the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP).

YMC Social Media

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Upcoming Youth Events

Dec 10, 2016 3:00 PM
Youth Media Center
Meet current and alumni youth producers as we workshop ideas, revise resumes and learn how to be a volunteer producer/intern at The Youth Channel!
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Latest Youth Videos

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YMC News

As we gear up for this summer, we would like to remind youth participants that they can get paid while training with us via the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP).
Food for Thought is an original series premiering on the youth channel on Wednesday, February 3 at 6 pm. Tune in for a special interview about voting with NYC Council District 10 Chief of Staff, Carmen De La Rosa.
Giving young people the tools to tell their stories through video is what the Youth Media Center is all about and this fall, they've partnered with community organizations to reach even more of East Harlem's youth.
On August 13, MNN's Summer Youth Program will hold a graduation ceremony for over 20 students who have spent the summer getting hands-on training in media creation and analysis.
Hosted by the Youth Channel, join us again for Ramen and Politix IV on June 17 from 4:30-6:30 pm at the Firehouse. We’ll tackle the weighty questions that are on your mind as we head into summer.

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