You are here

Blog

By: Shelby Swanson 

In a dim, quietly lit conference room in a remote corner of the Raleigh Convention Center, two sides battle over a murder trial. Countless pieces of evidence are entered, pointed...
By: Anders Ljung and Andrew Basinger

NC YMCA Youth and Government is home to various types of bills. Most topics include issues concerning the environment, political issues, driving, safety, and...
By: Parker Watson

Thursday night, all of the delegations of North Carolina YMCA Youth and Government assembled in the Raleigh Convention Center for the exciting Opening Ceremony of this year’s NC Y...
By: Anders Ljung

While some returning delegates know Downtown Raleigh like the back of their hand, many new “yaggers” are not that familiar with the area. Because we know how confusing navigating...
By: Julia Johnston

Pearce Lewis, the 2020 NC YMCA Youth Governor, is excited about conference. Former Speaker of the Forum, Lewis has been a leader here at Youth and Government since freshman year...
By: Shelby Swanson

Amir Shaheen

Amir Shaheen, the current Speaker of the House, is running for Governor this year. If elected Governor, Shaheen, a delegate from Cape Fear Academy, intends to...
By: Andrew Basinger

The 2020 North Carolina YMCA Youth and Government conference is finally here! NC Youth and Government teaches students the works of democracy so they can be informed and prepared...
By: Emmy Martin and Alex Johnson

Where should I buy outfits for conference? How can business attire actually be cute? 

These are common questions that North Carolina YMCA Youth and Government...
By: Parker Watson

For many North Carolina YMCA Youth and Government delegates, the bustle of the conference is the highlight of their year, but it can also be a confusing time for those new to the...
Each year, NC Y&G raises funds to provide scholarships to youth leaders across the state so that they may attend the annual State Conference. Thanks to gifts to our campaign, we've provided $30,...

Pages