GGM CHICAGO

In the summer of 2014 GlobalGirl Media (GGM) Chicago trained and mentored 35 diverse teenaged girls in an intensive seven week program, the largest GGM summer training thus far! The final culmination of the summer training produced five stories for the “webisode” series, “Justice and Liberty for All”, civically engaging youth through issues that concern them. Story topics include: economic disparities for LGBTQ and homeless teens, beauty and cultural stereotypes inhibiting individual and social potential, the real lives of undocumented students and families, and sexual assault on college campuses. Read more…

  • GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO VISITS THE FIELD MUSEUM

    The #GlobalGirl Media #Chicago reporters got a behind-the-scenes look at the #fieldmuseum! #empowerment #feminism #womeninSTEM #STEM #journalism #science  

  • DIGITAL DIVAS

    GlobalGirl Media reporters interview pre-teen girls in #Chicago about Digital Divas and #girls in #STEM.  

  • GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO REPORTERS INTERVIEW EACH OTHER

    GlobalGirl Media #Chicago reporters interview each other about their #passions. What it’s like to be a #teenager in #Chicago, and what they want people outside of #Chicago to know about their #city, and #neighborhoods.  

  • OAKLAND AND CHICAGO GGM REPORTERS MEET

    Oakland GlobalGirls skype the Chicago GlobalGirls and talk gets real on how the news doesn’t depict what’s really going on in their cities.  

  • FEMALE STEREOTYPES: WHO LOOKS LIKE A CEO?

    Our reporters asked people in #Chicago which of three #women they thought would be hired as the #CEO of a Fortune 500 company.

  • GGM CHICAGO MY VOICE IS IMPORTANT 2015

    GlobalGirl Media Chicago reporters spent their second day of Summer Training Academy preparing and filming their explanations of why, being a group of #diverse young #women, their #voices matter to the #world. Using the beautiful South Garden on Michigan Avenue as their set, the girls worked together to create this video in hopes of communicating exactly why their voices are [...]

  • TEEN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS: TWO DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES

    #GlobalGirl Media #Chicago reporters spoke to multiple #teens in the Fall of 2014 about teen #abusive #relationships. In this video we take a look at teen #abuse from two different perspectives, one of an abuse #victim and one of an outsider.  

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OAKLAND AND CHICAGO GGM REPORTERS MEET

OAKLAND AND CHICAGO GGM REPORTERS MEET

Oakland GlobalGirls skype the Chicago GlobalGirls and talk gets real on how the news doesn’t depict what’s really going on in their cities.   ... Read more.

Womens Rights/Human Rights

Celebrity Feminism

Celebrity Feminism

Beyoncé’s Feminism is Elitist By Ebony Marshall GlobalGirl Media Chicago commentator Published by Women’s eNews Wednesday, April 29, 2015 I consider myself a... Read more.

Health & Environment

CHICAGO STORIES – ROSA

CHICAGO STORIES – ROSA

GGM CHICAGO Reporter Rosa tells us about her athletic history and her favorite sports, as well as what she does in her free-time. She also tells about her hopes and dreams,... Read more.

Politics & Society

GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO REPORTERS INTERVIEW EACH OTHER

GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO REPORTERS INTERVIEW EACH OTHER

GlobalGirl Media #Chicago reporters interview each other about their #passions. What it’s like to be a #teenager in #Chicago, and what they want people outside of #Chicago... Read more.

Arts & Culture

GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO VISITS THE FIELD MUSEUM

GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO VISITS THE FIELD MUSEUM

The #GlobalGirl Media #Chicago reporters got a behind-the-scenes look at the #fieldmuseum! #empowerment #feminism #womeninSTEM #STEM #journalism #science   ... Read more.