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Longtime Youth Media host moves on

Tuesday was a day of mixed emotions at shmu as one of our Youth Media presenters Natasha hosted her last Music Madness live show on shmu FM.

Natasha has been involved in Youth Media for over seven years, and has been involved in several projects at shmu including the Youth Radio Project and BFI Film Academy, as well as Youth Film, Radio and Music through the wider Youth Media project.

Date added: 16/08/2017

Evening of World Dance & Music

On the 2nd August 2017, the Youth Media Team were given the opportunity to go along and see the Evening of World Dance & Music at the Tivoli theatre. They were treated to a variety of different acts from around the world. First off to start the show was the Nkrabea Dance Ensemble with their spectacular performance of Jerah.

Date added: 04/08/2017

Youth Media Cover the Kick-starting First Event of AIYF

Yesterday, the 28th of July, we at youth media went over to Inchgarth Community Centre for the premier of aiyf to deliver an exclusive coverage of the first official event in AIYF 2017.

Date added: 29/07/2017

Youth Media team gets ready for Aberdeen International Youth Festival

The shmu Youth Media team are no strangers to Aberdeen International Youth Festival – in fact, this is their ninth year covering it!

Date added: 21/07/2017

My wonderful week of work at SHMU

Estelle Zarzoso joined us here at shmu for her work experience. Here is what she has to say about her time here... 

Date added: 16/06/2017

Youth media covers AIYF launch

On the 12th June 2017 Aberdeen International Youth Festival opened up its temporary exhibition (12th June- 5th August) for the first time in order to launch the kick-start of the AIYF festival. The pop up gallery was filled with a collection of artwork that represented a hot air balloon.

Date added: 13/06/2017

Youth Media team gain more Saltire Awards!

This month we have seen many of the Youth Media crew receiving certificates for their Saltire Awards!

Date added: 24/05/2017

Shmu works with Zone Youth group to create film about gender pronouns

shmu staff have worked with Zone Youth, an Aberdeen based LGBT+ group, to create a short film about the importance of using correct gender pronouns. Young people in Zone Youth were able to develop ideas and create a script and storyboard with the support of shmu staff, as well as work together to create the film and learn film skills.

Date added: 16/05/2017

Youth Media team shines a light on local festival

In February the Youth Media team visited the third annual Spectra Festival in Aberdeen City Centre as part of their continued coverage of Aberdeen's Collective Festivals. The group used their film training to create a short film documenting the exhibits at the festival, including a short interview with contributing artist Sara Stroud, which you can watch below:

Date added: 04/05/2017

First Saltire Awards of 2017

2017 is looking to be another succesful year for our Youth Media Team, Ella and Kiera have already gained certificates from Saltire Award which aims to recognise the time given to volunteering for those aged 12 to 25 years.

Date added: 28/01/2017