Medill Media Teens is a program that introduces Chicago-area high school students to the fundamentals of multimedia reporting under the guidance of Medill faculty and undergraduate mentors, who eventually work for national media outlets. For nearly a decade, graduates of the program have been accepted into top journalism schools and colleges throughout the country.
“I love working with students and sharing journalism—helping others tell stories is such a joy.”
––Alex Wong, a Medill mentor
“Medill Media Teens helped me … to work productively with my peers and combine our ideas.”
––Diana Tassy, King College Prep in Chicago