Youth Voices Stories

Students can make international friendships with AFS. Photo by University of Denver via Flickr.

The Youth Radio Project Interviews AFS coordinator Lisa Boyton

The Youth Radio Project talked with Lisa Boyton, the AFS coordinator for Northeastern Minnesota. She discusses the need for host families in Cook County and the benefits of hosting a student.


Amanda Allen spent a year in Sweden. Photo by Christopher Neugebauer via Flickr.

Youth Radio Project Interviews Duluth resident Amanda Allen on her international exchange in Sweden.

Amanda Allen is a Duluth Denfeld Graduate who spent her junior year of high school in Sweden. She spoke to the Youth Radio Project about her craziest experiences abroad.


Uganda. Photo by PeterJBellis via Flickr.

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS graduate Michaela Peterson before she heads out to Africa.

The Youth Radio Project had CCHS graduate Michaela Peterson on the show one last time to talk about her training for her upcoming volunteer work in Uganda.


Baghdad, Iraq. Photo by zamito44 via Flickr.

Youth Radio Project interviews Sergio Portesan on working with Iraqi students through the Minnesota Historical Society

Sergio Portesan is a student at Colorado College who works with the Minnesota Historical Society on a project to connect American students to Iraqi students and help them set up an exhibit on youth cu


El Salvador. Photo by rapidtravelchai via Flickr.

Youth Radio Project Interviews CCHS student Nate Carlson about his trip to El Salvador

Members of the Youth Radio Project interviewed CCHS Junior Nate Carlson about his recent volunteer work in El Salvador.


Family Reunions

Family Reunions

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Earlier this summer, Audrey Summers went to a family reunion. While she was there, she reflected on why she loves to be with her family.


Concordia Language Camp

Skovsoen Language Camp Radio Diary

For his first commentary, Finn Gerry talks about attending a Concordia Language Camp. For two weeks, he recorded his experiences at the Skovsoen Danish camp.


Photo by Ben McLeod via Flickr.

Youth Take: Are kids growing up too fast? Or not maturing fast enough?

The Youth Radio Project wanted to answer the question, "Are kids growing up too fast? Or not maturing fast enough?" So Finn Gerry and Michael McHugh took to the streets to find out.


Your shoes are bound to get muddy at the Tofte Trek (viewminder via Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: Sounds from the Tofte Trek

Over the Fourth of July, Youth Radio Project member Audrey Summers went to the Tofte Trek, a 6 mile trail race through the mud.