Melvin Taylor just started his New Look journey and his first year of high school in Atlanta! He is fresh to our programs and eager to learn how to achieve his goal of becoming a Chef when he grows up. Get to know him below! When and how did you discover New Look? Last year, when […]

New Look Milwaukee MIT Angellic Ross, an upcoming Junior at Northwestern University, is on her A-game! This summer she landed an internship at our partner GE’s Houston facility all on her own! Check out this blog below from Angellic on how she went about landing the internship and what the experience meant to her. My experience […]

To be a returning intern at Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin is a goal I set for myself. This was truly a humbling journey and experience. Last summer, I was working in Ambulatory Services and this year I took on a new role in the department of Community Engagement. This was a new role in […]

Brandon Hamilton started his New Look journey in 2005. On December 17, 2014, he graduated from college at Georgia State University. Check out his blog below on his experience in our programs: What is your first New Look memory? My first time being a part of Usher’s New Look was participating in New Look back when it was just […]

Defining a career pathway can be stressful for a young person. Sometimes it’s hard to even know where to start, and we get that. While the national unemployment rate for adults is at 6.1%, the average national unemployment rate for youth between the ages of 18 and 34 is at 9%. For African American youth, it is much […]

Friday night was New Look night at the Atlanta Dream vs Tulsa Shock game! 80 students from the New Look Atlanta Academy and our college MITs attended the game. First, our New Look dance team opened the game by performing a routine to an Usher mega mix. Next, the New Look youth choir members sang […]

How it all Began:  Penny joined New Look in 2011 after being introduced to our programs by Atlanta Coordinator, James Harris. Since CAREER is one of New Look’s four pillars, we do our best to match the talents of youth in our programs with a career pathway they love by connecting them with job shadows and internships. […]

Congratulations to Detroit MIT, Deon Mixon, who published his first novel last week. Check out his blog below on how it feels to be a published writer. We are very proud of you, Deon! My fellow leaders, I want to, first, thank you all for receiving my words and applying them to your lives as […]

We’re still speechless over Wednesday’s VIP Kick Off Event and Thursday’s 15th Year Celebration luncheon. Over $1 Million Dollars was raised in support of New Look youth, and what an epic auction we had! Ludacris did an amazing job as auctioneer for our items which included Signed Sugar Ray Leonard Boxing Gloves and one-on-one boxing lessons […]

New Look Milwaukee youth recently participated in UNCF’s annual walk and run. Milwaukee’s annual UNCF Walk/Run for Education has become an anticipated family-oriented 5K (3.1 mile) walk and certified run for corporate employees, donors, volunteers and friends. This fundraising event was formed to raise funds for UNCF students in the form of scholarships and services. UNCF […]