Rainier Scholars http://kuow.org en Welcome KUOW's Spring 2013 RadioActive Youth Producers http://kuow.org/post/welcome-kuows-spring-2013-radioactive-youth-producers <p>KUOW's RadioActive Youth Media is proud to offer a spring journalism workshop in Rainier Valley, in partnership with <a href="http://www.rainierscholars.org/">Rainier Scholars</a>, a Seattle college prep program. Six students, age 16-18, will spend the next eight weeks learning what it means to be a journalist. They will pitch, interview, edit and write their own feature stories for KUOW.org later this spring.</p><p>The newest RadioActivians interviewed each other about challenges they've overcome:</p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 23:17:22 +0000 RadioActive Youth Media 8677 at http://kuow.org Welcome KUOW's Spring 2013 RadioActive Youth Producers Kids Find Path To College With Rainier Scholars http://kuow.org/post/kids-find-path-college-rainier-scholars <p></p><p>Every summer, five dozen mostly low-income students of color from Seattle Public Schools begin an intensive academic program designed to get them ready for college. In Rainier Scholars, middle-schoolers commit to eight-hour school days in the summer and then after-school and weekend classes during the school year. Most of these students would be the first in their families to graduate from college.</p><p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 15:47:36 +0000 Ann Dornfeld 6183 at http://kuow.org Kids Find Path To College With Rainier Scholars