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The Squad On Local NPR Station

The Squad On Local NPR Station

The Squad was featured in a recent spotlight on Blue Ridge Public Radio, the NPR affiliate for Western North Carolina. This is the third time that The Squad has been featured on the radio.

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Unified Voices Poem

Unified Voices Poem

For the Southside Stories performance at Alternate ROOTS Week, Squad members Ilah and Khavah combined a line from each of the word on the street member’s “I am from” poems; which is a poem that expresses who we are and what made us who we are. This poem was made from...

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The Southside Trailer

The Southside Trailer

Squad members Nya, Ceirra, Keitra, Kaniya and Ammi created this short video to introduce the Southside neighborhood to the audience during the Southside Stories presentation at ROOTS Week 2019.

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Colors Of Love

Colors Of Love

I create art because it is a unique way for me to express myself. When I create art, I don’t think about anything negative or stressful. I just let thoughts fly around in my mind. Art makes me feel relaxed. My work is inspired by my family and Word on the Street. What...

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