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Students Show Off Their Favorite Dance Moves

Arts | June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Show Off Their Favorite Dance Moves

From old timed moves like “The Twist,” to the more recent wave of “Twerking,” dance moves have swept through pop culture for years. Read what students had to say about what their favorite dance move is.

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Students Use Their Cameras to Find Beauty and Positivity in Unlikely Places

Arts in the Community | June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Use Their Cameras to Find Beauty and Positivity in Unlikely Places

Documentary photographer, Paccarik Orue, worked on a project called There’s Nothing Beautiful Around Here in Richmond, California. Read what students had to say about how they capture beauty and positivity with their camera.

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Students Discuss Representation of Women of Color on Television

Arts | June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Discuss Representation of Women of Color on Television

After a controversial article was posted on Deadline.com, questions were raised about the equality of representation of women of color on television. Read what students had to say about the representation of women of color in the media.

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Free Running in Baltimore [Youth-Produced Short Film]

Arts in the Community | May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Free Running in Baltimore [Youth-Produced Short Film]

In this short film it is apparent that free running is more than just a pastime for a young Baltimore native. This video was an official selection of BAYMN FEST 2014. BAYMN FEST is an interactive showcase of media produced by youth ages 12-24 sponsored by Hive Bay Area.

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Students Discuss the Effect of Pop Culture on Feminism

Arts | May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Discuss the Effect of Pop Culture on Feminism

Feminism is a term that represents the equality of all people regardless of gender. Read what students had to say about how women of color, such as Beyoncé—who identify as modern feminists— are changing the landscape of pop culture today.

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Students Find Significance in Everyday Objects

Arts | April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Find Significance in Everyday Objects

Artists are inspired by what is around them. Read what students had to say about how everyday objects represent them.

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Students Talk Art: The Seven Elements of Art in Everyday Life

Arts | April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Talk Art: The Seven Elements of Art in Everyday Life

Many artists recognize the seven elements of art as being line, space, texture, form, color, value, and shape. Artists consciously or unconsciously, use a combination of these elements in their artwork. Read what students said when asked, Where do you notice the seven elements of art in your daily life?

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The History of Dogpatch [Youth-Produced Short Film]

Arts in the Community | April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The History of Dogpatch [Youth-Produced Short Film]

An interesting, and “completely factual” narrative on the history of Dog Patch. This video was an official selection of BAYMN FEST 2014. BAYMN FEST is an interactive showcase of media produced by youth ages 12-24 sponsored by Hive Bay Area.

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Students Celebrate Black History Month with Music

Arts | April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students Celebrate Black History Month with Music

At the last Academy Awards, Common and John Legend moved audiences with their acceptance speech for their collaborated song, “Glory,” that appeared in the film Selma. Their speech was described as “connecting the struggles of the film with modern conflicts of police brutality, mass incarceration, and voting rights.” Music has played a huge role in […]

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A Sad Story About a Girl [Youth-Produced Short Film]

Arts in the Community | April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Sad Story About a Girl [Youth-Produced Short Film]

A friendly reminder that you can’t always judge a book by it’s cover—even if it’s dressed up like Prince Charming. This video was an official selection of BAYMN FEST 2014. BAYMN FEST is an interactive showcase of media produced by youth ages 12-24 sponsored by Hive Bay Area.

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