UNL helps youth make strides towards their dream CAREERs by connecting them with internships at our corporate partners. Check out this summer internship update from UNL MIT, Tommy, at his second summer internship with our partner, Cartoon Network. Tommy’s passion is for video production. Want to hear the story of Tommy’s full New Look journey? Check […]

Last week, our partner, Accenture, offered Detroit UNL youth a day of skill building activities. Fifty-five Accenture Staff and UNL youth participated in team building activities, like a Marble Challenge Competition, and one-on-one mentoring. Youth learned presentation skills and honed in on their creativity during activities and of course, UNL Expressions (Expressions is a New […]

  Our Milwaukee MITs are making some boss leadership moves! Check out their summer CAREER plans below: “This summer, I have been invited back for a second summer internship with Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin!” – Jakayla Dills,  MIT “This summer, I will be working a Finance Internship with the VP of Corporate Strategy […]

Malia Murray is an Atlanta UNL Alumni, who graduated this  year from the University of Georgia. This summer she is completing her second summer internship with our partner, GE. Check out her reflection and video blog below! My goals for this internship are to expand my background in marketing and social media from a corporate […]

Thank you to Accenture, who recently invited UNL’s Melissa Ely Wood, Development Manager, and Gavin McGuire, Interim President to an exclusive Leadership forum with Jimmy Carter, 39th President of the United States. Carter shared lessons he has learned during his 70 years of unparalleled international experience as a leader and public servant, promoting peace and well-being around the […]

  New Look is all about the hustle! Landing your dream job takes determination and lots of hard work along the way. Our UNL Atlanta youth are up to some pretty impressive things this summer! Check out what some of them will be doing around the four pillars of TALENT, EDUCATION, CAREER, & SERVICE. “I just graduated […]

“You’re off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So, get on your way!” -Dr. Suess, ‘Oh the Places You’ll Go’ Congrats to our many 2014 UNL Detroit grads! They’re are off to great places and things! Check out their exciting summer plans below. Ajaneece Johnson- I plan to attend the […]

Usher’s New Look is pleased to honor Atlanta Mayor, Kasim Reed, with the Service Legacy Award for his unwavering commitment to investing in initiatives that support youth education and futures. Mayor Reed has recognized the significant impact that youth after-school programs and recreation centers can have on the overall well-being and positive development of young people. Mayor […]

wuttup Wuttup WUTTUP !!! I wanted to send this update because of the blessing(s) God just gave me over these last couple of days..BREAKING NEWS!God blessed me with 2 Jobs: 1. Stock Employee for Serv U Success–a stocking company owned by Meijer. I work at the 8 mi & Woodward location, first day at work was today: It’s waaay easier […]

UNL sends a big thank you to our partner, Deloitte. On Friday, Deloitte employees taught our Atlanta high school students public speaking skills as part of their national employee Impact Day, where employees participated in various service opportunities throughout the country. UNL youth were able to partner up with employees in small groups and prepare […]

Donel Heflin has been a member of Usher’s New Look since 2005. Now, Donel is graduating from Towers High School in Atlanta where he was a part of the drama club, swim and baseball teams. He was also the drub major in the school band for the past two years and is an active member of […]

UNL Atlanta youth, Ben, from Washington High School just completed his 9th grade year with amazing achievements! Ben received many trophies and medals at his end of the year awards ceremony. New Look Coordinator, James Harris, came out to support Ben for all his accomplishments! Ben was awarded a DELL laptop, trophy, certificate and medal for being […]

On Saturday morning, rising Atlanta 9th graders selected from this year’s Powered by Service attended their first real Usher’s New Look Academy meeting! These new students were introduced to a New Look tradition— UNL Code Names! Code names go way back to the days of Camp New Look. Since 2005, upon joining UNL, all students […]

“Hi my name is Ajaneece Johnson and I am year four member of Detroit New Look. I just graduated high school and I plan to study at the Berklee College of Music this fall. Recently, I was chosen to represent Usher’s New Look at the Ford Freedom Awards. On May 21st I got to use […]