Sacramento Car Chase

Yesterday morning as delegates were preparing for an exciting new day, red and blue lights flashed around their hotel rooms and loud sirens grated their ears. For students overlooking J Street, the morning took an exciting turn. Around 7:15 a.m., a red Toyota van barrelled down J street–a one way street. This vehicle was traveling the wrong way and speeding through oncoming … Continue reading “Sacramento Car Chase”

The Sacramento Convention Center: Where the Magic Happens

The Sacramento Convention Center holds Youth and Government together. It connects students from Northern and Southern California, freshman and seniors, and people of multiple racial and ethnic backgrounds by placing us all under the same roof. The students in the YMCA Youth and Government program are constantly bustling around and working hard for their individual … Continue reading “The Sacramento Convention Center: Where the Magic Happens”

How Y and G Affects the Hard Workers of Sacramento

Every year in February, over three thousand delegates from the Youth and Government program take to the streets of Sacramento. It is evident that the city of Sacramento affects the program, but how does the Youth and Government program affect Sacramento? How do workers in Sacramento feel with this high fluctuation of student life? Do … Continue reading “How Y and G Affects the Hard Workers of Sacramento”