Colorado kids immersed in reporting at Youth Journalism Day

DENVER, Auraria Campus— Seventy-five school-aged children from across the Front Range gathered at Metropolitan State University’s Auraria campus Thursday for the Denver Post’s annual Youth Journalism Day. The children, ages 8 to 13, spent the morning learning journalism fundamentals from MSU professors, Denver Post staff and a freelance photographer. Then, as teams, they put those fundamentals […]

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“Always Write:” Youth Journalism Day at MSU Denver

DENVER, Auraria Campus – A sea of gray-colored T-shirts proudly displaying the phrase “Always Write” filled the room of St. Cajetan’s Church on July 21. The Denver Post’s Youth Journalism Day brings together about 75 teens and preteens, ranging from 8 to 14-years-old, to introduce them to the foundations, principles and ethics of journalism. The almost 10-hour […]

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MSU Denver greets young journalists

By Taylor Kennedy, Victoria Edstedt, Vanesa Terrazas DENVER, Auraria Campus — Youth Journalism Day at Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU Denver), offers local teens a chance to learn from journalism professors about different parts of journalism. Five professors broke down a part of journalism and gave the youth journalists’ activities to incorporate what they have just […]

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“All the Young Dudes, Carry the News.”

Youth Journalism Day on the MSU Campus DENVER, Auraria Campus – It’s a beautiful July weekday morning on campus and several large groups of children have gathered around the tables inside St. Cajetan’s Church at the Auraria campus for Youth Journalism Day. Youth Journalism Day is an educational opportunity for children, ages 8-13, where they […]

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Music in the Paint: Breaking Down the Art of Juliette Hemingway

 Music is the common thread that holds all of us together no matter who we are, where we live or how we live our lives. Music has set a deep imprint on Juliette Hemingway in her art, and in her life…. Denver artist Juliette Hemingway’s artwork focuses on one genre of music – “Jazz.” Hemingway’s […]

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Civic Center Eats helps break up the summer heat

DENVER — Civic Center Eats runs through Oct. 6, offering the Downtown community food, fun and festivities through great treats, live music and outdoor games. City officials say, the appetizing event brings together almost 80 food trucks and carts to help support the Civic Center Park revitalization sponsored by Civic Center Conservancy, a nonprofit organization. In addition, the […]

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