In the summer 2014, Chicago will have its annual draft of success for upcoming rappers and musical artists. Dozens will shine as they make their rise through the rankings of the Chicago music scene, and the rest….the rest will simply … Continue reading
The Youmedia News Show. You give us five minutes of your day… and we’ll take it! Yes, it’s the all new Youmedia News Show. It’s five minutes of amazing! The show is written and produced by teen in Youmedia. If … Continue reading
Walk into the “Museum of Science & Industry” on a Friday afternoon. You’ll probably expect to see lines of small children following slightly aggressive tour guides. But on August 16th for four hours the “Chicago Summer of Learning Showcase” went … Continue reading
The YOUlit teams shares their thoughts about the group’s recent trip to VOCALO. Naomi Clark Our trip to the VOCALO 90.7 radio station began with taking the number 29 bus, a short 15 minute ride to Navy Pier where the … Continue reading
YOULIT Magazine recently ran into a class of teen photographers visiting YOUmedia. After we cornered and captured Deron, one of their very talented students, this is what he had to say: “I be about them photos… Naw im kidding , … Continue reading
Ruth says she doesn’t doodle in class. We don’t believe her. Here are some images from her blog - zombierufio.tumblr.com. Look for her feature in our next issue.
We are giving you an exciting sample of the upcoming issue of YOUlit. Here is a piece by Kendell Marshall, a sophmore a Chicago Bulls College Prep.
YOUlit Magazine had a booth at this year’s Chicago Zine Fest. We traded some of our zines for the work of other zinesters and started our very own YOUmedia zine library. More details of the library will be forthcoming but … Continue reading
This is a piece by TooGeeked on orange roses (AKA Alisha Stalling). This is my version of a teary eye. I drew it around 9th grade, making this pic two years old. One day in art class my teacher told … Continue reading
Ethan Doris here. This picture was taken by me, BUT with Kali’s awesome camera. I figured this could be a good picture for either the spring issue or the summer issue. The name of this picture is Epic Green Leaf. … Continue reading