Reimagine Media

Reimagine Media is a teen-led program centered on media creation and discovery.
The program is focused on creativity and empowering teens as they become curators for artistic expression, creating community around arts, music, and culture. Reimagine Media is open to all high school students in the Southwestern Pennsylvania area. 

Contact WYEP's Director of Education and Community Engagement, Matthew Spangler for more information. 


Reimagine Media: About Us

Mission Statement

Reimagine Media provides educational opportunities in editorial writing, album production, and radio broadcasting to Pittsburgh middle and high school students. Created and curated by teenagers for teenagers, our Reimagine Media project seeks to encourage musicianship and independent thinking. 

Vision Statement

Reimagine Media is the go-to source for youth voices in Pittsburgh. 


Reimagine Media: Saturday Sessions

Would you like to produce an album? Introduce a rock band at a music festival? Edit an entertainment review blog?
Hone your photography, writing, and public speaking skills with our Saturday Sessions. 

1-3 PM

WYEP 91.3 FM
67 Bedford Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15203

FREE

Open to middle & high school students
Contact Matthew Spangler to sign up!

Spring 2015 Sessions

February 21, 2015
February 28, 2015
March 7, 2015
March 21, 2015
March 28, 2015
April 11, 2015
April 18, 2015
April 25, 2015

 


Reimagine Media: REIMAGINATION Album

REIMAGINATION Album is currently available!
With a $40 donation, you are eligible to receive this CD as a thank you gift.
Click on the cover below!

 

A product of WYEP's teen program Reimagine Media, REIMAGINATION is an album project comprised of local teen musicians. WYEP
received over 30 quality submissions of which ten were selected by Reimagine Media's student producers alongside with input from WYEP staff as well as audio professionals.

The selected musicians worked with professional producers to record and produce a song for inclusion on the compilation CD, released by WYEP. Recording, mixing, and mastering the CD took place at The Church Recording Studio. Reimagine Media is a teen-led program centered on media creation and discovery. The program is focused on creativity and empowering teens as they become curators for artistic expression, creating community around arts, music, and culture. 

Track List:

  1. The Swag Monkeys Dreamland
  2. Jessica Bitsura That Smile
  3. Driven Lifeless I Believe
  4. Grace Tandon Dance
  5. Hat Co featuring Zoe Z. Gold Chains 
  6. FYFS Don't Look Back
  7. Prinse Tay That Money
  8. Pachyderm Out Of My Mind
  9. The Options Sonder
  10. William Forrest Beautiful Ghost 

Reimagine Media is gearing up for the second album! Expected release is early summer 2015.


Reimagine Media: Blog

A product of WYEP's teen program Reimagine Media, the entertainment blog is made up of reviews, articles, and more, showcasing the perspectives of South Pennsylvania teens. Our blog is helping students learn excellent writing, blogging and photography skills, build digital capacity, and understand digital rights. 

All middle and high school students are welcome to submit contributions. If you want to submit a music review, share your take on a local concert, or just want to write about your favorite films or television shows, we encourage you to get creative with us!

Visit the Reimagine Media Blog and submit your work to Matthew Spangler


Reimagine Media: Podcast

Coming soon!