Posts Tagged as "Merced"

When Substitute Teachers Go Wrong

Dec. 10, 2013 / By
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by Deborah Juarez

Editor’s Note: This story is published in We’Ced Youth Magazine Issue #3

“You’re taking Algebra Readiness this year,” said my school counselor...

CalGang Database: Should You Know If You’re Labeled?

Jul. 8, 2013 / By
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by We’Ced Youth Media

Editor’s Note: CalGang is a non-public database that started as a way to help Los Angeles law enforcement keep track of gang members and affiliates...

Death to Molly: Youth React to Rapper’s Anti-Drug Stance

Jun. 5, 2013 / By
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by We’Ced Youth Media

Editor’s Note: Kendrick Lamar, a young rapper from Compton, CA, recently broke into the mainstream with his critically and commercially successful debut album, good kid, m.A.A.d..

Merced Youth Reconnect Through Oral History Project

May. 17, 2013 / By
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by Deborah Juarez

On February 28, 2013 Merced High School showcased an Oral History Project; students interviewing family or friends, capturing their history...

School Buses Partially Reinstated

Apr. 19, 2013 / By
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photo courtesy of Merced Sun-Star’s Bea Ahbec

Late last year, Merced High School Districts bus routes were cut to students that lived within five miles of their respective high schools...

Valley PBS: Youth Leadership

Mar. 24, 2013 / By
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Watch Youth Leadership on PBS. See more from Kids Count.

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African-American Women’s Health Forum

Mar. 8, 2013 / By
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by Alyssa Castro, We’Ced Youth Media

On February 2nd, 2013 I attended the African American Women’s Health Forum in Merced...

Where Do We Go From Here?

Dec. 24, 2012 / By
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Following the horrifying incident that took place in Newtown, Connecticut last Friday, the country has been in shock...

Empty Lots and Lonely Fields

Nov. 2, 2012 / By
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When I ride around Merced on public transportation I get to see many things around my community...

Their World Through the Eyes of Merced Youth

Feb. 14, 2012 / By
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4 teens (1 from each of our BHC Merced communities) took a video camera

for a few days and showed us around their neighborhoods, digitally.