by Usher’s New Look Mogul in Training & Marketing Intern, Sierra Porter Hi, guys! My name is Sierra Porter. I am a Mogul In Training and an Usher’s New Look Intern. Before going off to college, I struggled to find quick and easy scholarships that didn’t make me want to pull my hair out. So […]

Published by Brittney Keith Brittney Keith is an Usher’s New Look Marketing Intern, member of our Moguls in Training program and a Junior Journalism major at Georgia State University   Did you know, as minority populations grow, a racial gap persists in higher education? The most recent data shows that only 19% of Latino adults have […]

Beating the Odds! Each year, thousands of students graduate high school and enroll in college. This reality is different for many minority and low-income students. Just 9 percent of students from the lowest income quartile graduate with a bachelor’s degree by age 24, compared to 77 percent for the top income quartile, according to the […]

Attention college students! Would you like your school to host a discussion with TIDAL and Usher about Chains parts 1 & 2 and their message? It’s super simple to enter! Just share the link to the new chains video (www.tidal.com) with ‪#‎TIDALXChains on Twitter to nominate your college or university. Get all the rules here! […]

Hi! My name is Maricella Ramos. I am freshman college student at Philadelphia University majoring in fashion merchandising and marketing. I joined the Usher’s New Look Moguls in Training program this year, after my mom and I won a trip to New Look’s United to Ignite Awards fundraising event through Chideo.com. We got to meet Usher and learned […]

Eleventh and 12th grade students from the Atlanta Leadership Academy participated in a college essay-writing workshop on Saturday November 7, 2015. The two-part program featured a panel of current students and recent graduates from Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Howard University, Morehouse College, Spelman College and The University of Georgia. “I really enjoyed speaking […]

10/05/15 Update! Check out the photo gallery below from Alexus and Jakayla’s event on campus at Tuskegee. It was a huge success! It’s so awesome to see our students taking the lead on big issues like climate change. Alexus, from UNL Atlanta, is in her first year as a first generation college student thanks to […]

20 year+ music industry veteran and entertainment marketing BOSS, Shanti Das, has some great advice for those of you who are just starting out college and entering our Moguls in Training Program! However, these lessons are so good (and timeless), we thought we’d share with everybody in the New Look Nation… So, no matter what age you are […]

Twenty-three rising 10th through 12th grade students went on a college tour visiting Auburn University and Tuskegee University last month. The trip was the first time the Atlanta chapter of the organization had an out-of-state trip. It was also the first time many of the students visited any college. “Aside from it being a good […]

Usher’s New Look Milwaukee Senior, Imani Smith, was the featured singer to open the Sankofa Project’s Annual Health Fair, which also featured R&B and Gospel Singer Regina Bell. Imani opened with the Black National Anthem ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing‘. In the fall, Imani is attending Madison Media Institute in Madison, Wisconsin to study music and […]

Alexus Mitchell is a senior member of the Usher’s New Look Atlanta Leadership Academy.  This year, she is the recipient of New Look founder, Usher Raymond’s $100,000 UNCF Scholarship. She will use it to attend Tuskegee University and will be the first in her family to go to college. Watch her video blog below to learn […]

“Just 30 years ago, you could finance a year’s worth of college tuition at a minimum-wage summer job.” Not anymore! Find out what we can do to encourage US elected officials to make college more affordable: http://t.co/sQ75Gl43A6

Need an extra $1,000 to help cover college tuition? Of course you do! Thanks to our friends at Get Schooled, we’ve got a super easy opportunity for all our students headed to college next year. All you need to do is tweet #FAFSA at @GetSchooled AND @unicontigo. The more times you tweet, the more entries you get. […]

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 […]

Congratulations to New Look Atlanta Academy student, Jasmine Elliott, a Senior at Douglas County High School, who has just been accepted into Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)! You might remember Jasmine from our feature of her and her bow tie business last year. Well, we have great news! Jasmine’s bow ties are now […]

Fridays can’t get any better than this. Check out the exciting news Barack Obama announced today about a plan for free community college for over 9 million young people in the United States. We think it’s a great idea and would help so many of the students we serve, but it’s going to need your […]

Jeremy Dominguez joined New Look in 2010 when he was only a freshman in High School. Today, he is a freshman in college studying International Studies and Biomedical Sciences at Marymount Manhattan. How is your first semester of college going? “My first semester at Marymount Manhattan college have been challenging. It has challenged me socially […]

Angellic Ross joined New Look’s Milwaukee Chapter when she was a Junior in High School. Today, she is a Junior in College at Northwestern University majoring in Performance Studies. Angellic continues to amaze us as a stand out Mogul in Training, excelling in New Look’s four pillars of Talent, Education, Career and Service. Check out […]

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, […]