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SAY Media! (Somerville Access Youth Media!)  |  Somerville  |  2003 

An after-school program for immigrant and at-risk youth, SAY Media! had a wide-reaching network of collaborating agencies including the Somerville High School Bilingual Education Department, Centro Presente, Community Action Agency of Somerville, Tufts University and Emerson College. Participants received college preparation workshops and multimedia skills. Additionally, teens learned to decipher the messages behind mainstream media and to create alternative programming that addressed their aspirations and perspectives.

SAY Media! participants design digital self-portraits at Somerville Community Access TV.

Funded by the Somerville Arts Council in 2003
Grant Recipient: Somerville Community Access Television, $1,000

 
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