People: Youth Media Sanctuary


 

Amarie has been working at The Sanctuary for Independent Media for a year strong now. Amarie is a hardcore member/volunteer of the Youth Media Sanctuary and a very powerful and open-minded individual. He has been active with …


 

Karina Wojnar, Spring 2017 intern and Siena Scholar for Uptown Summer 2017. She is a Siena College student studying social justice, art, and economics. She is a reader, hiker, writer, and activist. She is from Northern New Jersey …


Shatorah Buckman

Uptown Summer Youth Employee 2016

Project: Orange and Lex

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How has your …


Kai Griffin

Uptown Summer Youth Employment 2016

Project: Jerry Ford’s House

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Can you tell us about …


Sadie Anson (16)

Uptown Summer Youth Employee 2016

Project: Grandmother’s house

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What project are …


 

Milan

Uptown Summer Youth Employment 2016

Project: Jerry Ford’s House

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What power does youth media have in a …


 

Rachel Lord

Uptown Summer Youth Employment 2016

Project: Safer than Yemen

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Do you feel that you are a …


 

Bryan Mangual (15)

Uptown Summer Youth Employee 2016

Project: Safer Than Yemen

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Would you call yourself a storyteller? …


 

Jahsendah Dann (15)

Uptown Summer Youth Employee 2016

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Do you write on your own?

If I’m in a …


 

 

Ayisha Menko (15)
Uptown Summer Youth Employee 2016
Project(s): Sadie’s grandmother’s house and Shatorahs’s grandmother’s house
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Had you …


 

 

Arianna Young (14)

Uptown Summer Youth Employee 2016

Project: Safer Than Yemen

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What was it …


 

Bryanna Mangual (15)

Uptown Summer Youth Employee 2016

Project: Jerry Ford’s House

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Hi, I’m TJ from the Youth media sanctuary. I’ve been with them for a couple months now and it’s been really fun. I’m the youngest person to join The Sanctuary and to already be a Story Harvest cameraman …


Veronica is a sophmore at Albany Leadership Highschool for Girls. Veronica is an active member of YMS. She has great photography skills. Veronica is very passionate about the youth of community of North Troy, where she was born …


 

Brook-Lynn is a huge part of the Youth Media Sanctuary, Summer Youth Employment, as well as our Media Crew! She is a freshman at Troy High School.


Youth Media Sanctuary (YMS) is a community media arts peer-training project, designed to teach multimedia skills to young people, ages 15 through 25, in North Troy, NY, and to help develop urgently needed …


Isza, a senior at Troy High School, is an active member of Youth Media Sanctuary at The Sanctuary for Independent Media. She works with YMS to help better the surrounding community. YMS has taught her how to edit videos, …


Paul is part of the Youth Media Sanctuary, Summer Youth Employment, and a crucial part to our Media Crew! Paul has helped us out with whatever we ask and is always there to give input on whatever we need. …

Upcoming Events
Nov. 12
NATURE Lab: Health Autonomy Clinic – Session 1
Nov. 16
Be the Media! Workshop: Strategies of Appropriation with Penny Lane
Nov. 16
“Hail Satan?” with filmmaker Penny Lane

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