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Session 1 Success!

Session One ended today with the last of the stories complete!  Our journalists did an amazing job and have started the summer off with a bang! If this session had this much energy and creativity, I cannot wait to see what the next two session have in store for us.


Check out some behind the scenes footage of our Intern Monique interviewing one our students on Vine:



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About Mandi Wyndham

Mandi Wyndham is the Training & Volunteer Services Coordinator at MCM and instructor of the Summer Backpack Journalism Academy and Citizen Journalism.


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