SPNN Youth



News from the Youth Department

Take One: Youth intern initiation done

Group photo of interns in access center lobby
In the realm of SPNN Youth high school programs, the summer youth interns are the equivalent of our incoming freshman class. They are certainly fresh- most come to us with little to no media experience- and in need of a little initiation into how things work and what to expect. This year, the 2012 SPNN Youth Interns celebrated the completion of their initiation into the realm of documentary video production with an exhibition of their first projects at Thursday’s Take One screening event...

The 2012 SPNN Youth Interns have arrived

Youth Interns tour Cycles for ChangeYouth Interns tour the facility of 2012 community partner Cycles for Change

Summer is in full swing, and for SPNN Youth, that means it's time for another action-packed session of the Youth Intern Program. Each year, twelve youth from around St. Paul are recruited to spend seven weeks in our intensive documentary production program. The interns travel all over the city, working in partnership with non-profit service organizations developing final projects on issues they care about in St. Paul. 

SPNN Youth receives Pohlad Family Foundation grant

We are pleased to announce another major grant for our Equipping SPNN Youth campaign! The Carl and Eloise Pohlad Family Foundation has contributed $25,000 in support of our efforts to acquire new cameras and laptops, enabling us to serve more youth, more effectively, with state-of-the-art, professional level equipment.


Saint Paul Neighborhood Network is a community media center. SPNN empowers people to use media and communications to better lives, use authentic voice and build common understanding.  We operate five channels on the Comcast cable system and reach over 55,000 cable households in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

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