Every week, the Black Youth Project collects the top news stories about black youth from across the country. Click here to check out our archive of weekly news round-ups, and check back every Monday for a new roundup of headlines about young black America.


Remembering integration
Taniah Tudor, Press Argus-Courier Staff, 7/30/12


Could a Black Girl Be the Next Steve Jobs?
Jenée Desmond-Harris, The Root, 7/31/12


Minority ethnic youth unemployment a pressing issue, says equality chief
The Recruiter, Staff Writer, 8/1/12


Chicago Youth Boxing Club uses sport to teach values, stop violence
Ron Magers, ABC News, 8/2/12


Pittsburgh schools work to close racial achievement gap
Eleanor Chute,Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 8/3/12


Youth Impact Program Concludes Houston Program For “At Risk” Youth At Texas Southern University
Staff Writer, PR Newswire, 8/3/12


 Woman who suffered poverty as a child had to learn to do without
Joe Gulick, Lubbock News, 8/5/12


Kids deserved front-page coverage
Independent Tribune, Chris Grove, 8/5/12


Youth taking action to curb gun violence
Digital Journal, Farid Omar, 8/6/12