Posts by Samuel Wood

Student Youth Councils Empower Students to User Their Voice

Colorado youth program is building leadership skills and promoting community health “I think that when young people are involved in current, real-world situations, it enables us to passionately interact with the world and create a better future,” said Vanessa, a high...

Youth Interns: Rayni, Lucey & Danielle

Catch Three Rising Stars, Bright Hair, Even Brighter Futures Arts Integrated Resources (AIR) has certainly had its fair share of incredible youth interns over the years, and these three blue hair-highlights are no exception. During an interview with Danielle Perez,...

A Holiday Letter of Gratitude

Our communities’ norms, manners and behaviors help to define us. They are the psychological gestures on which we build our personal stories. The farmer from the heartland has the “stronger-than-any-contract” hand shake. The Southerner has the irony of the “bless your...