KSYLF In the Media

One of the greatest ways to get the word out about the KSYLF is through the media. Each year, various media outlets have covered the KSYLF event including newspaper, radio, and television. Click on each year to see the corresponding media coverage.

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2001 In the Media

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Newspaper Articles

Topeka Capital Journal:
Conference focuses on living with disabilities
Making their voices heard 

Lawrence Journal World:
Students with disabilities gather for leadership forum

 

Radio

KANU 91.5 Kansas Kids Health special:
Overcoming Disabilities (7-9-01)

 

Television

Featured on news specials on Channel 27 and 13 WIBW News in Topeka

 

2002 In the Media

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Newspaper Articles

An article in Harris News

Washburn University- Washburn Weekly (June 11):
Student Leadership Forum

The Voice of Prairie Independent Living Resource Center:
Youth Leadership Forum (written by YLF 2002 Alumni Crystal Schrag)

 

Television

Mentor Luncheon covered on Channel 13 WIBW News in Topeka

 

2003 In the Media

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General Articles

Disability News Digest (December '02 issue pages 8-9):
Model program focus is on leadership training

We The People (published by TILRC, Nov.-Dec. issue):
High school students with disabilities to be offered leadership training

 

Newspaper Articles

Topeka Capital Journal:
Forging paths: Forum brings disabled together

 

Radio

On A Roll radio with Greg Smith
June 29- various people involved with KSYLF were featured on the show including Brenda Eddy, Sarah Triano, Jason Gallagher, Carrie Greenwood, and Colin Olenick. For more information, check out the On A Roll website.

 

Television

Featured on news special on Channel 13 WIBW in Topeka

 

2004 In the Media

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Newspaper Articles

Washington County News:
Camp boosted teen's leadership skills
*Feature story on Brian Butters

Washburn University Career Lines:
Kansas Youth Leadership Forum: 2 Washburn alums encourage teens with disabilities to become leaders
Fall 2004

 

Television

Featured on news special on Channel 27 KSNT in Topeka

 

2005 In the Media

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Newspaper Articles

Topeka Capital Journal:
Camp helps set goals
June 2005

 

2006 In the Media

 

2007 In the Media

 

2008 In the Media

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Television

Mentor Luncheon featured on WIBW Channel 13 News in Topeka (June 2008)

 

2009 In the Media

 Television

Mentor Luncheon featured on WIBW Channel 13 News in Topeka

 

2010 In the Media

Television

Mentor Luncheon featured on WIBW Channel 13 News in Topeka