By Kody Stoebig. Photos by Victor Aparicio. FRESNO– Unique Loftis, 16, is an optimistic student at Sunnyside High School. Like most teens her age, she has plans for her future. But she also realizes that there are obstacles to her goals. Loftis joined the new Fresno Young Women’s Mentorship Program because she knows having a […]
Editor’s Note: The kNOw has been keeping our eye on the California drought and many of our youth have been changing their habits to save water. We decided to share some easy ways for young people to begin saving water.
Above: Office Mike Martin, far right, poses with the winning team of young people after a community basketball tournament. Story by Fernando Flores Duran. Photos provided by Mike Martin. Editor’s Note: Officer Mike Martin is the Youth Liaison Officer for the Fresno Police Department. A native of Fresno, Martin joined the force in 2005 and has […]
This week on The kNOw Youth Media’s radio show, Kody and Crew, Kody Stoebig discuss this week’s #tbt movie and the availability of public pools in Fresno. Alyssa Valdivia leads a roundtable discussion with young valley poets ahead of the poetry slam on June 27th at Mia Cuppa Cafe in Fresno. Lastly, the Crew is […]
Illustration by Favianna Rodriguez Story by Claudia J. Gonzaluez. This story originally was published by We’Ced Youth Media. MERCED– Ruby Aguirre is beating the numbers. “I feel so proud of to be graduating today,” said the first generation Mexican-American student at last month’s Merced College (MC) commencement. “This is my biggest achievement.” According to the newest statistics […]