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Pink Panthers Program Promotes Girl Power

Lara Academy after school program is helping girls navigate through teen issues Every Monday, a group of sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls at Lara Academy in Back of the Yards gets together after school to discuss the challenges of being a teen. The group is called Pink Panthers and its helping girls navigate through […]

Just Like Us: Cornell Square Park Youth Radio Documentary

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Just Like Us: Cornell Square Park Youth Radio Documentary

This summer, TRACE youth participants at Cornell Square Park were busy engaging in critical thinking and brainstorming creative solutions to issues that affect their lives. The TRACE youth program used journalism and media literacy to discuss the issue of adultism – a topic very relevant to inner city youth. On Thursday August 4, program participants […]