Youth Voices Stories

The University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

YRP interviews foreign exchange students from UNC- Chapel Hill

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

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

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?

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.


Photo by Linda via Flickr.

ATV Safety Instructor Chuck Silence talks about the upcoming DNR Youth ATV Safety Training Course

During the month of May, the DNR holds a Youth ATV Safety Training Course for students from the ages of 12-15.


Father Seamus Walsh (Image from the Diocese of Duluth.)

Father Seamus Walsh on being a priest and the new Catholic church

Father Seamus Walsh has been a priest for 48 years. Recently, he sat down with Audrey Summers and talked about the many changes in the Catholic church, and his life as a priest.


Photo by Teeny! via Flickr.

Teacher Feature: CCHS Softball Coach Sarah McAteer

For this month's "Teacher Feature" Youth Producer Jocelin Deneweth talked to Sarah McAteer, the new CCHS softball coach.