As the United States Independence Day celebration approaches, and summer vacation begins, the youth start to think about what this country has to offer. You may be young, but maybe picking up a summer internship or job could ease your transition into adulthood. Research some companies you see yourself working with, and find out their application requirements. Getting your foot in the door early will allow you to expand your experience and skills. Plus, you’ll have a killer resume compared to others your age. Join the Youth Channel this week with special programming about activism, college sports, and finding the right college.
The Youth Channel airs programming every weeknight from 6-7pm on MNN4 (FiOS 36, RCN 85, Spectrum 67 & 1998) and MNNHD (Spectrum 1993). To learn about MNN’s Youth Media Center and the work they produce, click here.
YC Power Hour - Episode 9 (Youth Channel)
Monday, July 1st | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The YC Power Hour is a weekly potpourri youth creative youth-driven program. It covers news, entertainment, and current trends within NYC and the world while keeping a light-hearted down to earth tone.
State of Mind
Tuesday, July 2nd | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Host Krishna C. Nadella speaks with Marshall Ferguson (National Championship Quarterback & McMaster University Alum) on the state of the student-athlete across universities in Canada and the differences/similarities they face from their American counterparts.
The Blunt Truth
Wednesday, July 3rd | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
A piece that exposes the opposing viewpoints of the legalization of marijuana; featuring interviews with Mr. Chipman, Chair of Citizens Against Legalizing Marijuana (CALM) and Ms. Corprew, Youth Offender Specialist & Counselor.
Shades of Diversity in Media
Thursday, July 4th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Media Center alumni and El Barrio community residents have an open, honest conversation about race and ethnicity with media professionals.
Night Cap - Episode 2
Friday, July 5th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
NIGHTCAP's second show featured high school counselor and academic advisor, Lisa Richardson who provided some helpful tips on finding the right college fit. The show was closed with a short interview and dynamic performance by hip-hop dancers Louie and Zeno.