Yukon Youth Want hits the streets!

Please try entering https://graph.facebook.com/957452684338791/photos?fields=source,link,name,images,album&limit=200 into your URL bar and seeing if the page loads.City councillor nominations, federal debates…it’s been a busy month for politics and BYTE wants to make sure the youth voice doesn’t get lost in all the noise. Every time there’s an election—be it federal, municipal, or territorial—BYTE runs Yukon Youth Want, a social...

Metal, folk, blues, dubstep, and hip-hop meet at 2015 Battle of the Bands!

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Please try entering https://graph.facebook.com/530501667103453/photos?fields=source,link,name,images,album&limit=200 into your URL bar and seeing if the page loads.Well, if one thing’s certain, it’s that we’ve got a lot of young musical talent in the Yukon. Last Friday night, five young bands took to the stage for BYTE’s 2015 Battle of the Bands at the Future Routes Music Festival at the Yukon College. We were wowed by the...

Having a splash at BYTE River Camp

What’s better than young people learning leadership skills? Learning leadership skills on raging whitewater!     At the end of July, BYTE partnered with Champagne-Aishihik First Nation and Tatshenshini Expediting to take a group of Champagne-Aishihik youth...

Is bullying “in the genes”?

Jesse McDonald is a rural pre-medicine student at Selkirk College in Nelson, BC. She has been working at BYTE this summer researching bullying behaviour and the best and worst practices globally that approach the issue of bullying. She’s used her research to help...