I met them with their backs turned away from me, engaged in a conversation of cutting video and working out schedules to finish various projects in the Communications classes at Essex County College.
Lisa Marie Dawkins, Daaimah Flowers and Nigeria Brown represent some students who maximize their experience at Essex County College by using its state-of-the-art media center under the tutelage of Jennifer Wager.
Usually, they are interviewing people and checking for sound and light quality, but they became the subject of inquiry for refreshing and lively conversation ranging for Newark to the recent elections. Funny, intelligent and providing layers to the millennial perspective, each of the young ladies are working to forge new voices and stronger representation in media.
After our interview, I refused to mince their words, so here is an audiocast of our conversation.