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

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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 YMC partners with the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP).

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Upcoming Youth Events

Sep 22, 2016 5:00 PM
Youth Media Center
If you have graduated from Manhattan Neighborhood Network's ‎Youth Media Center‬ come and meet fellow young certified producers, pitch your project idea, recruit your crew or join a project to keep practicing your productions skills!
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Sep 29, 2016 4:30 PM
Youth Media Center
This 2 hour Orientation will be a great opportunity for interested students to meet the staff, learn more about the YMC, and register for upcoming classes.
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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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