ORGANIZATION: Youth Media Advocacy Project
CONTACT NAME/TITLE: Heather Harr, Dr. Jennifer Snyder-Duch, Dr. Jim Kelly – Co-Directors
ADDRESS: c/o Dr Jennifer Snyder-Duch , Carlow University, 3333 Fifth Ave, Pgh 15213
CITY: Pittsburgh STATE: PA ZIP: 15213
Mission of the Organization: Youth learn to use the media to advocate for change, especially in education. A goal is to improve the presentation of youth in the media.
Social Justice Issue Area that your organization works in:
___Peace and Human Rights ___ LGBT rights
__x_Woman, Youth, and Families ___Racial Justice ___Environmental Justice
___ Economic Justice ___ Disability Rights
__x_Other Media Justice; Education Reform
Two projects that we have in mind are listed below (50 words max):
1. Students will create a media strategy and media such as billboards, radio ads, video, to advocate for change they want to see in education.
The maximum number of students that can work on these projects are _One class or group of students_____.