We are thrilled to announce our 2014 Summer Shadow Scholarship Recipients. These students have earned their opportunity to shadow through teacher recommendations and/or completion of previous E4 Youth programs. Over the next 4 weeks, they’ll be guided throughout their shadow experiences by college and career prep coaches that help them identify goals, develop portfolios/resumes and […]
[youtube height=”HEIGHT” width=”WIDTH”]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_u-X2RQEOlU&feature=youtu.be&t=3m2s[/youtube] E4 Youth is a sponsor of Career Fest this Saturday at the Palmer Events Center. 50 companies will be joined by hundreds of high school youth looking to explore careers. We’ll have a team of students covering the event as well as some pros talking about creative career paths! Look for our social […]
RSVP Now! Join us this Thursday as E4 Youth is proud to recognize our Corporate and Community Award Winners along with our amazing students. Corporate Community Advocate Amin Simms – South By Southwest Community Partners Donell Creech – Movement 50 Dr. Kevin Thomas, Adam Williams & Monique Walton – Black Media Council Administrator of the Year Daniel Garcia […]
E4 Youth was featured during South By Southwest 2014 for its part in organizing the Youth Media Project (YMP). 34 students completed six weeks of intensive workshops to earn SXSW Gold Badges. Students launched a YMP web site featuring their coverage of the festival through blogs, video and social media streams.
[youtube height=”800″ width=”550″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xc7Hou3_ch8[/youtube] E4 Youth College Mentors venture out into the community to support teachers working with diverse and creative youth. They serve as role models and help build rapport between teachers, students and professional volunteers.
Last weekend 70+ students along with their parents descended on the University of Texas campus for an introduction to the Youth Media Project. The Black Media Council (University of Texas), MVMT50, and E4 Youth welcomed both alumni from last year’s program as well as a host of first-timers. From January to early March this group […]
McGarrah Jessee hosted E4 Youth’s second industry tour this month. The agency, awarded Southwest Agency of The Year” in 2009 by Ad Age, serves several local and national brands. Some of their most notable clients include Frost National Bank, Whataburger, and Shiner beer. Account Director, Dionne Estabrook explained that what differentiates the agency from the […]
E4 Youth kicked their Industry Tour Series off with a visit to GSD&M, the largest agency in Austin, TX. 15 talented students from Manor High School’s media program attended. The student’s interests ranged from production to project management. Katie McClure led a very informative tour sharing background information about the founders of GSD&M and discussing […]