WYPR 80.1 FM/Baltimore reporter P. Kenneth Burns (YDC News Editor Volume 9) revisits McKinley High School in D.C. It was the scene of his 2000 exposé in Young D.C. about a closed school that was allowed to fall into ruin and today is a thriving technology high school. Check out the story that aired on "Metro Connection" on WAMU.
Here are websites created by or videos of YDC staff and alumnae/i:
- Homfrog.net - website of Peter Berg (YDC Computer Dude, Volume 22)
- 2012 TED Talk Talent Search featuring Clio Andris (YDC Managing Editor, Volume 12)
- SK Multi-Hyphenate - website of SeanKennedy (YDC Managing Editor, Volume 5)
- Helina Metaferia's tribute to Zora Neale Hurston in a costume of made of library cards
- Helina Metaferia's preview of performance art about the art of the Ethiopian Diaspora in the DMV
Here are websites YDC teens say are worth visiting:
- Check out a video documentary competition open to students in high school and middle school.
- Test your knowledge of the First Amendment.
- The Southern Poverty Law Center reports on paths that lead some students from school to prison