Jeremy Dunn

YOUmedia is a technology and gathering space at Chicago Public Library meant just for teens. Located in 11 neighborhood branches and the Harold Washington Library Center, students are able to take an interest in and learn more about technologies like 2D/3D design, STEM, graphic design, and so much more with the help of skilled mentors. Jeremy Dunn from Chicago Public Library’s Teen Services sat down with Shelley to give her an inside look into YOUmedia.

In Shelley Stern Grach’s latest Civic Chat: Networking Our Neighborhoods, Jeremy Dunn explores how STEM education — like that provided by YOUmedia — is impacting our communities.

Watch Shelley’s chat with Jeremy live on Advisor.TV.

I had one of “those” moments last Fall, when I was mentoring students at Lake View High School. One of those moments when you are struck by the honesty and bravery of this generation and when you feel more confident about the world being a better place. Here’s the background…. As part of our ongoing […]

What if you had the entire City of Chicago as your test bed. And you could do experiments, at scale, on everything from water to transportation to energy to the built environment. City Digital, a UI LABS lab, gets to do this every day. And it is all informed by data. Urban infrastructure forms the […]