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The Spirit of Youth radio series reaches nearly 100 Alaska communities and 94,000 listeners. Learn more about Alaska's inspirational teens and listen to their stories online.


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What's Happening Now

Spirit of Youth is hiring!

October 3, 2017

Read the job description for the Youth and Community Engagement Manager. To apply send a cover letter and resume to Open until filled.

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CITC Youth Interns Explore the world of Media with ATMI!

July 26, 2017

One of the best ways to get a pulse on a community, is to step out in the streets and start asking questions. That’s just what Lynette Guanzon and Kendrick Whiteman have done as a part of their paid internship with the Alaska Teen Media Institute. In journalism that pulse is called a vox pop […]

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