teenagers

Millions of young people around the world strike for action to stem climate change

The strikes come three days before world leaders are set to gather at the United Nations on Monday for a much-anticipated climate summit

‘You can only eat ramen so many times’: Peer into the lives of 8 college students

The Lily asked young women in America and abroad: What’s college like these days?

After two weeks at sea, climate activist Greta Thunberg makes landfall

The 16-year-old said the journey, which did not produce any carbon, was ‘overwhelming’

Our Lily Lit Club pick defies traditional storytelling. Here’s how.

‘Laura Dean Keeps Breaking up with Me,’ written by Mariko Tamaki and illustrated by Rosemary Valero-O’Connell, marries two forms of storytelling

Meet 4 teen eco-activists hustling to save the planet — and the moms who make their work possible

‘She is my manager, agent and chauffeur. She’s always been by my side,’ one 16-year-old says of her mom

In major upset, 15-year-old Cori Gauff beats Venus Williams at Wimbledon

‘I wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for her,’ Gauff said of Williams

TikTok is a wildly popular app among teenage girls. Here’s how one 15-year-old’s birth control video went viral.

Ava Bass wasn’t expecting the video of her pill case to garner more than 2 million views — but its success encapsulates much about Generation Z

I threw my 11-year-old daughter a period party. Here’s why.

It’s important for us to support the young women of our village, to celebrate them, encourage them

She planted a few ‘DON’T GIVE UP’ signs in her neighborhood to help those hurting. The response was overwhelming.

Don’t Give Up Signs is now a nonprofit and has distributed signs in all 50 states and 26 countries in six different languages

She grew up throwing punches at school. Now, she’s shaping Tijuana’s women’s boxing scene.

In large part because of her own success, two-time world champion Kenia Enriquez has inspired a new generation of boxers