Young the Giant Delivers Big Emotional Evening for Fans

  |  Topic: Entertainment, Music, Reviews, VOX Teen Archive

My fellow press photographers and I were escorted through a cleared path that cut straight through to the pit at the front of the Tabernacle stage. As fans awaited the members of Young the Giant to hit the stage February 22 in downtown Atlanta, the air was thick with anticipation, humid heat, and filled with […]

On the Road with Jule Vera

  |  Topic: Entertainment, Music, Reviews, VOX Teen Archive

If you’re going to be in Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, or Alabama for the remainder of this week, then you’re in luck. The new band Jule Vera kicked off their (very) limited tour in Atlanta on Tuesday and will wrap up in Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday, Sept. 28. Ticket prices are very affordable, ranging in price […]

The Surprising Facts Behind GSU’s New White Student Union

  |  Topic: Race/Ethnicity, VOX Teen Archive

Many people, including myself, are puzzled about the White Student Union, a new student club at Georgia State University organized to recognize and appreciate white culture. Initially, I agreed with the idea of starting a white student union at Georgia State University. It seemed like a great idea. I felt that since there are other […]

Unique Collision Project Creates Good Citizens, Great Theater

  |  Topic: VOX Teen Archive

“When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another…” And the speech kept rolling and overlapping, the voices intensified and the meaning solidified. Words from the United States Declaration of Independence fell from the mouths of some very talented and […]

7 Atlanta Teen Activists Breaking Stereotypes Of Young People In Politics

  |  Topic: General
7 Teen Activists In Atlanta

In the wake of a fiery 2016 U.S. presidential election, adults and teens from across the political spectrum are mobilizing their communities to do just that. Teen activists from all over Atlanta are volunteering on the campaign trail, creating social justice clubs at school, and protesting key issues. And by rejecting a narrative of powerlessness, […]