November 21, 2011 |
Editor’s Note: Sean Russell is a member of the YSA Youth Council and a conservationist and environmental activist whose work includes serving as the director and founder of the youth-driven, marine debris prevention effort, the “Stow It-Don’t Throw...
November 14, 2011 |
Editor's Note: Dawn Schmidt is a middle school language arts teacher at St. Stephens Indian School in St. Stephens, Wyoming. Her class was awarded a Sodexo School Engagement Grant to complete a ...
November 11, 2011 |
Editor’s Note: Jared Doles is a member of the YSA Youth Council and a student at Arizona State University in Tempe , majoring in film production. He is also a member of the March of Dimes ...
November 9, 2011 |
Editor’s Note: Natalie Castellanos is the co-founder of Inspired Generation, a nonprofit youth empowerment organization. Inspired Generation's mission is to empower young people by inspiring ...
November 7, 2011 |
Editor's Note: Andrew Leon Hanna and Blair Brettschneider represented the United States at the 7th Annual UNESCO Youth Forum in Paris this October. Read Andrew’s first blog about the Youth ...
November 2, 2011 |
Editor's Note: The following post is from Andrea Cahn, Senior Director of Special Olympics Project UNIFY, who presented two sessions about diversity, focusing on Youth Not Traditionally Asked to ...
October 31, 2011 |
Editor's Note: Andrew Leon Hanna is sophomore class president at Duke University and a Robertson Scholar. He is studying Public Policy at Duke, and is the founder of a peer mentoring organization ...
October 26, 2011 |
Taylor Trovillion is a member of the YSA Youth Council. Originally from San Diego, CA she is a senior at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She serves as the National Youth ...
October 4, 2011 |
Last weekend, I was in New York for a State Department Panel entitled, "Youth Driving Change: Global Youth and Civic Engagement." The event itself was just as amazing as the story behind it -- one
September 28, 2011 |
Editor's Note: Ross Seidman is a freshman at the University of Maryland, a member of Youth Service America’s National Youth Council and Board of Directors, and the Youth Working Group to the U.S. National Commission to UNESCO.
On Saturday, September...