Posts Tagged as "Youth"

I Occupied the Freeway Last Night

Nov. 10, 2016 / By
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A Long Beach immigrant writes that joining hundreds on the 101 Freeway brought him both fear and hope as drivers joined them to ‘Dump Trump.’

Youth POV: Getting Out The Vote is Hard, but Necessary

Nov. 5, 2016 / By
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Even reaching out to one person can make a big difference.

Race and Leadership — Youth React to Presidential Debate

Sep. 30, 2016 / By
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The presidential candidates were asked questions about race and American leadership at Monday's debate. Were high school students satisfied with what they heard?

At Youth Summit, I Learned a Different Kind of Storytelling

Aug. 22, 2016 / By
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The #FreeOurDreams summit brought new challenges, forced me to think outside the box, and for a day, become a different kind of storyteller.

Review: HS Students Impress Us All with Green Art, Furniture Exhibit at MOLAA

Jul. 1, 2016 / By
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The exhibit sheds light on a different way to “reduce, reuse, and recycle,” as the students' pieces prove artists can be creative while being environmentally conscious as well. Exhibit ends Sunday.

Latino Youth Workshops on Substance Use & Relationships

Jun. 30, 2016 / By
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Join the Center for Latino Community Health for workshops about sex, drugs, and partner communication.

Proud and Frustrated – My First Experience as an Election Volunteer

Jun. 15, 2016 / By
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I felt proud doing my civic duty, but it was also really hard at times. Here's how California can get it right in November.

What We Want from the Next President

Mar. 3, 2016 / By
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Racism, college access, and immigration: Here are the issues that Long Beach youth want to see tackled by the next president.

The State of the City Through Youthful Eyes

Feb. 26, 2016 / By
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What's the most important issue affecting Long Beach youth and what could be done? Hear it from the youth themselves.

UCLA Labor Center Premieres I am a #YOUNGWORKER

Feb. 12, 2016 / By
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I am a #YOUNGWORKER intends to entertain diverse audiences of all ages and hopes to raise awareness about the challenges that have historically and currently impact young workers.

I Am A #YoungWorker Opening, Nov. 18

Nov. 17, 2015 / By
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I am a #YOUNGWORKER

Join us for the opening of our Young Worker Photo Exhibit & Report Launch...

In Central LB, Low-Income Pre-K Students Continue To Fall Behind

Nov. 6, 2015 / By
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Low-income communities in Long Beach face an increasing need for better education for 3 and 4-year-olds but lack the proper workforce and childcare facilities, according to a recent study.