Sketches of missed people and places.
Chicago teachers protest, President Obama pardons inmates, and more.
The First Lady drops a new song. Plus: Activism in Chicago, and more.
Self-love campaigns. Plus: Ariana Grande on SNL, Black Lives Matter, and Kanye West’s tweets.
Students say no to a rally for Trump. Plus: President Obama and J. Cole, memoirs, and music.
Views of concerts, friends, and family.
An interview and song premiere by Chicago rapper Psalm One.
Steps I take to get out of my head and experience the world.
High school isn’t the only way to get an education.
There’s no tune like a showtune.
May's theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!