On February 12, 2016 UNL Detroit partnered with Accenture for a career exposure day. Students learned how to decide which college best fits their vision and passion, the do’s and don’ts of social media posting, and each participated in individual mock interviews with the Accenture team. Accenture team member, Nick, told us, “This was my first […]

Thirteen New Look Detroit Academy students (9th-12th graders) experienced a “finding the right college” workshop led by Accenture employees. The workshop helped them discover the right major and minor, learn the importance of developing a college portfolio and provided students with resources to help with their college search. This networking session helped students create effective elevator speeches […]

Many thanks to our partner Accenture, for joining our President’s Circle giving society in honor of our 15th Year Celebration! Yesterday, the New Look team met with Accenture to unveil our new digital platform for students, iLead. We are SUPER excited to have a tool that will enhance our program efforts and help us connect […]

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 […]

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 […]