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Sun Youth Forum

Giving the valley’s youth a voice since 1956

2010 Sun Youth Forum

By Justin M. Bowen · Nov. 23, 2010

Teens tackle hot topics at Sun Youth Forum

From education to the tax structure, health care to immigration, high schoolers make their opinions known to their peers

By Delen Goldberg · Nov. 25, 2010

High school students are used to adults writing them off as flip-flop wearing tech junkies more concerned with texting and their iPods than with politics and the economy. More »

2010 Sun Youth Forum

By · Nov. 24, 2010

The future leaders of America joined forces this week to tell community leaders of today what's on their minds. Hear from four of them, the cream of the crop of area high-school students fresh from the LV Sun Youth Forum.

2010 Sun Youth Forum Scholarship Winners

By Justin M. Bowen · Nov. 23, 2010

About the Youth Forum

In 1955, Las Vegas Sun founder Hank Greenspun approached his newspaper’s staff with a concept to gather students and have them debate topics that interested them. More than 50 years later, Greenspun’s mission is still going strong. Many former participants have gone on to be community leaders, including Sen. Harry Reid and Former Rep. Shelley Berkley. Read more »

Scholarship Recipients

Each year several lucky seniors are randomly chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship. See this year's recipients »

Student Bios

Read extended bios for 31 students. See the bios »