Jessica Wyatt is working with the Refugee Youth Project (RYP)/Walters Art Museum
(WAM) during the 2010-2011 school year. She is working at the Upton location with Refugee youth ages 5-14, mostly from West Africa.
Since 2003, the Refugee Youth Project (RYP) has been providing quality after-school programming for refugee youth pre-K through 12th grades in the Baltimore metropolitan area. The RYP is committed to its mission of creating a safe environment for refugee children to improve their literacy skills, enhance their knowledge of American culture, engage in enriching extracurricular activities, and grow to be confident, caring children.