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Dates: Wednesday, July 6—Friday, July15, 9am—4pm CST

Ages: 14—17

Price: FREE

Location: CAC Design Studio, 111 E. Wacker Dr.

Description:  This summer program is designed to engage teens in place-based research and community engagement. This year's program will include visits to historic buildings and culturally important sites in the neighborhoods of Pilsen and Bronzeville. Over the course of a week and a half, students will interview lifelong Pilsen residents and neighborhood stakeholders about change over time in the community, then develop, write and produce a series of TikTok videos focusing on intersections of architecture and culture on Chicago’s South and West sides.

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