This week, Usher’s New Look Detroit welcomed 50 new and returning students for an orientation kick off at Osborn High School! The students came from schools all over the Detroit Metro area including Osborn Oprep, Osborn Evergreen, Cass Tech, Cody High and Martin Luther King. Keeping with our peer-to-peer mode, Moguls in Training, Ciarah Lee and Sequoia […]

“Pebblebrook High School in Mableton, GA launches new academies in time for the new school year. They’re partnering with Usher’s “New Look” program for this year. Every freshman will choose from two areas of study: Creative Studies or Global Service.” Check out this news video on

The Winner’s Circle (TWC) is a professional organization from Atlanta consisting of a dynamic group of young people who excel as leaders in the professional world, have an established brand of excellence, and who work to serve and to inspire the next generation. Their mission is to create opportunities for tomorrow’s generation by focusing on leadership development, […]

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 […]

On Saturday, youth from our Atlanta high schools came out to Emory University for another fun-filled afternoon Academy session. This week’s guest speaker was Kate Atwood, President of the Arby’s Foundation and founder of Kate’s Club. Skye, an Atlanta Academy member, wrote this reflection on the day: “Hello, my name is Skye Moham. This year […]