Posts Tagged as "Youth"

For Students, Summer’s Internet Isolation can Cause Anxiety in the Fall

Sep. 11, 2018 / By
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At school, people I enjoy spending time with began hugging me and trying to catch up through casual conversation. I couldn’t breathe and got a really bad headache from all the commotion.

Young Long Beach Artists You Need to Know

May. 9, 2018 / By
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Youth Reporter Patrick Thompson interviews two young artists of color about their journey, aspirations and more.

Análisis: Más Jóvenes Latinos Están Olvidando Cómo Hablar Español

May. 7, 2018 / By
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Los latinos de tercera generación en EE.UU. se les dificulta a hablar con sus abuelos, según un análisis de Pew, y estos jóvenes de Long Beach están de acuerdo.

LONG BEACH YOUTH PODCAST: Where are you from?

Apr. 30, 2018 / By , , and
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You'll be surprised to hear from how far and wide our Youth Reporters come! Hosted by Lead Podcast Producer M. Smith and featuring special guests.

Voices of Long Beach

Mar. 7, 2018 / By
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A short community series highlighting homelessness, education, and youth leadership in the city of Long Beach.

After Parkland: Long Beach Youth On Gun Politics, the NRA, and School Safety

Mar. 4, 2018 / By , and
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What should politicians do to make students feel safe on campus?

Summer Transitions: A Journey of Family, Cancer, and Books

Sep. 21, 2017 / By
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Most students take family trips during the summer. This one went on a personal journey from heartache to healing.

Terrified About Senior Year? Here’s How I Overcame It.

Sep. 13, 2017 / By
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Find out the simple solution to this Long Beach Poly teen’s coming-of-age anxiety.

SUMMER PLAYLIST: This is What Long Beach Teens are Listening to

Aug. 7, 2017 / By
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VoiceWaves' season started off with a beat drop -- we asked our Youth Reporters hailing from all sides of Long Beach to tell us their favorite jams of the summer.

A PSA from Petty Roosevelt

Jul. 25, 2017 / By
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Annoyed with today's youth using slang? Protestors blocking roads? Millennials in general? If so, this article's especially for you.

I Found Out My Long-Lost Friend was Homeless. So We Caught Up…

Jul. 6, 2017 / By
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"I lost contact with him after high school and was pretty shocked to know a friend of mine was living in the streets."

Here’s What’s at Stake for LGBT Youth if Obamacare is Scrapped

May. 3, 2017 / By and
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Facing stigma, homelessness, and living off "survival crimes" such as sex work, many LGBT youth may lose critical services if Obamacare is repealed.