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Do Police Serve and Protect Your Community? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | February 25, 2015 | 2 Comments

Do Police Serve and Protect Your Community? Students Weigh In

Not many would argue that being a police officer is a difficult and often dangerous task. However, there have been a series of recent incidents across the country where police officers have been implicated in abusing their power and committing violent acts of police brutality. These events highlight the tension between police officers and the […]

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Why Does Diversity in Film Matter to Teens?

Community Voices | February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Why Does Diversity in Film Matter to Teens?

As a result of the 2015 Oscars nominations, the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite has spread like wildfire all through the Twittersphere. View what teens had to say when asked, “Why does diversity in film matter? Is diversity in films and other forms of entertainment important to you?”

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He Don’t Make Junk [Youth-Produced Short Film]

Community Voices | February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

He Don’t Make Junk [Youth-Produced Short Film]

A boy is unsure of his worth after his foster mother tragically passes away and leaves him with an abusive foster father. 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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How Do We Stop Terrorism? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

How Do We Stop Terrorism? Students Weigh In

Terrorist groups of many origins are proliferating all around the world. We are periodically reminded of this threat when tragic events occur like the recent attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo in France. View what students had to say when asked, “As terrorist groups grow, fragment and proliferate, how do we stop terrorism? “

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Data Obsession [Youth-Produced Short Film]

Community Voices | February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Data Obsession [Youth-Produced Short Film]

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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Should Cold Sufferers Wear Masks? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | February 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Should Cold Sufferers Wear Masks? Students Weigh In

Keep your tissues handy, it’s cough/cold season! On average, millions of Americans suffer from the common cold 2-3 times per year. View what students had to say when asked, Should cold sufferers wear medical masks to help prevent spreading germs? Would you wear one the next time you have a cold?

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When Should Free Speech Be Protected? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

When Should Free Speech Be Protected? Students Weigh In

In early January, the attacks on French satirical newspaper, Charlie Hebdo, sparked demonstrations and protests around the world and brought into the question the importance of the protection of free speech. View how young folks responded to the question, KQED asked students to answer the question, When should free speech be protected and why?

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Determined [Youth-Produced Short Film]

Community Voices | February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Determined [Youth-Produced Short Film]

An inspiring speech that conveys the meaning of hard work and determination. This video was an official selection of BAYMN FEST 2014.

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What Could a Superhero Do in Your Community? Students Weigh In

Community Voices | February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

What Could a Superhero Do in Your Community? Students Weigh In

Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, Thor, Spider Man, what do these names have in common? They are the superheroes we have grown to know and aspire to be. View what students think are the real issues in their communities that could use a superhero’s help.

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Awkward [Youth-Produced Short Film]

Community Voices | January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Awkward [Youth-Produced Short Film]

Sometimes life is just AWKWARD. This video was an official selection of BAYMN FEST 2014.

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