Who are students in the South Bronx?

When our interns and I sat down to think of the media projects we wanted to tackle this summer one subject that came up in our discussion was the disconnect between who people thought teenagers in the South Bronx were and who they actually are. We thought about the stereotypes that are applied to us and the stereotypes that we also ourselves use in everyday life. Below are the two videos that Xyrus and Jaden produced to tackles the complex topic of stereotypes v. reality!