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 […]

Usher’s New Look students have some exciting plans ahead of them, which is why they stay grinding towards their education and career pathways, even outside of the school year! Watch this video to see how they are exemplifying the four pillars, TALENT, EDUCATION, CAREER, and SERVICE.  

“You’re off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So, get on your way!” -Dr. Suess, ‘Oh the Places You’ll Go’ Congrats to our many 2014 UNL Detroit grads! They’re are off to great places and things! Check out their exciting summer plans below. Ajaneece Johnson- I plan to attend the […]

This month, Atlanta Academy Youth, Tony Betton, graduated with a 3.7 GPA from the Fine Arts Magnet Program At Mount Zion High School. Way to go T-Rep! We are so excited to see what incredible things you do next as an MIT at Georgia State. Check out Tony’s blog below to hear how participating in Usher’s New […]