Usher’s New Look CEO, Yvette Cook, and COO, Gavin McGuire, touched down in Detroit recently for a 3-day visit that focused on increasing support for UNL’s current programs. Currently, the city of Detroit houses all three UNL leadership programs: It is home to one of UNL’s four national Leadership Academies (high school), hosts Powered by Service […]

Southeastern Hosting Creative Industry Event By John Ceballos, The Ledger Wednesday, September 23, 2015 LAKELAND — The purpose of Friday’s Sm(ART) Business Symposium is to educate business leaders about the role creative industries play in economic development. And that starts with helping instill a bit of self-awareness. “There are businesses in the creative industry sector that don’t […]

On April 14th, Usher’s New Look Chief Operations Officer, Gavin McGuire, represented our organization in front of the Ohio House of Representatives. Usher’s New Look’s digital Music Leadership 101 curriculum is currently empowering youth in two Ohio school districts. Leaders of mentoring programs active in the state participated on a panel and offered advice to lawmakers on how to reach young Ohioans […]

Last week, Usher’s New Look Chief Operating Officer, Gavin McGuire, Higher Altitude Foundation CEO, Cedric J. Rogers, and UNL alumni, Chase Browning, facilitated a leadership workshop for 150 middle and high school students at the Hope Conference at Meadowcreek High School, located north of Atlanta in Norcross, Georgia! Here’s what New Look Alum, Chase, had […]

On October 7, New Look partnered with the Ford Fund to host a STEAM Day (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, & Math) for 200 Detroit Public School students.  The students were introduced to a variety of professionals and potential careers in the STEAM industry such as coding and computer programming, biology, music, and medical disciplines.  New Look Academy and MIT […]