Archive: Year: 2014


Youth Research: Putting Minnesota on the Map

Published on May 23, 2014 3:14 pm | Written by

by Jorge Rivas, Research Associate and Lizzy Shramko, Storyteller & Online Community Builder As an intermediary, Youthprise is uniquely positioned to impact the OST field in Minnesota and nationally....

Meet Juan and Learn about FUNCREEMOS

Published on May 16, 2014 9:11 pm | Written by

by  Juan Saladín, Legislative Fellow My name is Juan Saladín and I am from the Dominican Republic; I work with FUNCREEMOS and am responsible for the planning and implementation of...

Change Fellow Diaries: Meet Bianca

Published on May 2, 2014 11:36 am | Written by

“Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that inserts integrity vision against the play-it-safer’s, the creatures of the common place, and the slaves of the ordinary.”  My name...

Slacktivism: Friend or Foe?

Published on April 25, 2014 11:35 am | Written by

by Phoebe Marcus, Research Consultant and Youth Social Entrepreneurship Guru Slacktivism, described by Google dictionary as, “actions performed via the Internet in support of a political or social cause...

April 2014 e-news: The Media is the Message

Published on April 24, 2014 1:56 pm | Written by

April’s edition of Youthprise’s monthly e-news is all about the media. Lately we’ve been thinking about media a lot at Youthprise. Since January we have been working with Allied...

Designing Data Together

Published on April 18, 2014 12:45 pm | Written by

I’ll be the first to admit it: I do not mix well with numbers. Whether it is spreadsheets, graphs or equations, the prospect of dealing with any sort of...

Research Justice, YPAR & Implications for the Field

Published on April 4, 2014 9:25 am | Written by

by Jorge Rivas, Youth Rearch Associate at Youthprise This past February, Youthprise co-sponsored the Hennepin County Afterschool Summit in order to share, explore and increase the afterschool opportunities for...