Produced in partnership with Holyoke Media. On March 5th, 2020, Dr. Stephen Mahoney, Executive Principal at Holyoke High School, met with students, teachers, parents, school committee members, and community members, to listen to their feedback on the implementation of this … Continue reading Random Searches Forum at Dean
Our teen host Shayleena, shares a conversation with Micah Katz Zieger, who is in charge of the programming and activities with the House of Colors LGBTQ Youth Group, based at Enlace de Familias in Main St. in Holyoke, MA. In … Continue reading House of Colors
Meet Ta’Naya. She is a blind 15 years-old black girl, who recently joined our teen group for media literacy. She writes poetry, and plays piano. She is a high school student, and she is full of positive energy. This session … Continue reading Ta’Naya. Not an easy target.
Rachel Dowd, Teen Librarian at Holyoke Public Library, hosts this session, with a deep conversation with Shayleena Figueroa, junior student at Holyoke High School, about the new school year, and some topics around school, teen life, goals, struggles, advice, and … Continue reading A NEW SCHOOL YEAR START REVIEW
This is the conversation describing the story and process behind the creation of the two murals at the Holyoke Public Library, made by Girls Inc on their summer externship program, along with teens from the Holyoke Public Library, and three … Continue reading COLECTIVO MORIVIVÍ – THE MURALS AT HOLYOKE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Our teen host, Shayleena, received a surprise visit by Bevan Brunelle, Theater and Media Literacy teacher at Holyoke High School, and they had a conversation about the upcoming activities that include a Haunted House at Wistariahurst, and a new play, … Continue reading At The Teen Room with Bevan Brunelle
This session is part of the media literacy activities at the Holyoke Public Library’s Teen Room, where our Teen Host, Shayleena, interviews Rachel Dowd, Teen Librarian, about the activities planned for this summer of 2019. Some of the activities mentioned … Continue reading SUMMER AT THE HOLYOKE PUBLIC LIBRARY TEEN ROOM
In a session recorded at the Holyoke Public Library Teen Room, our teen host, Shayleena, is inviting the youth in Holyoke to attend the Late Night at the Library event, on May 17th, 2019. From 5 to 8 PM, there … Continue reading Late Night at the Library, a free event for teens.
Our teen producer, Shayleena Figueroa, hosts this session, and interviews Sandy Ward, the organizer of the Mini Golf at the Library, in a session recorded at the Holyoke Public Library Teen Room. In this conversation, They talk about the details fo this … Continue reading Mini Golf at the Library 2019
As part of the Holyoke Black Lives Matter at School event, on February 9, 2019, a day of learning and community action, there were presentations by Holyoke High School students from the Ethnic Studies Class, and the Restorative Justice Program, … Continue reading BLACK LIVES MATTER AT SCHOOL: A DAY OF LEARNING AND COMMUNITY ACTION