Congratulations to Chental Song Bembry, a college student at Hampton University and member of Usher’s New Look’s Moguls in Training Program on her new journalism internship at ABC 2 Baltimore! Oprah Winfrey became a Baltimore news anchor at age 22, and it’s clear Chental is following right in her footsteps! Way to go! At such a young […]

1. Why did you decide to join Usher’s New Look? What are your career goals and how do you plan to achieve them? I chose to join UNL to be involved with other individuals like myself. I used to believe I was “weird”, but after joining UNL I viewed my skills and hobbies in a […]

Join us on Mondays as we celebrate the incredible college students who make up our Moguls in Training program. This week, meet Brenda Khor, a Mogul in Training from Atlanta, GA, who is in her Senior year at the College of Wooster. To learn learn more about Brenda’s experience in the program, read her interview […]

In August of 2016, Malik Manmoham, a student of the New Look New York Chapter since 7th grade, started his first semester at Florida A&M University. The first in his family to go to college, his parents, both immigrants, were extremely proud. However, due to financial circumstances they couldn’t be with him to embark on this […]

This week, we’re giving you the chance to support specific UNL students’ dreams! Meet Angellic Ross, a Senior in College at Northwestern University and a member of our Moguls in Training Program. She joined the UNL Milwaukee Leadership Academy as a high school student, and since then has matriculated through the program, earning opportunities to travel with UNL […]

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 […]

Congratulations, to UNL Detroit Mogul in Training, Myles Harlan, on his nomination to Vanderbilt University’s chapter of “The Society of Collegiate Leadership and Achievement” for his academic progress and strong GPA. Keep up the great work! Myles is a Junior at Vanderbilt University majoring in Oboe Performance and Pre-Law Studies. “New Look helped guide me to college opportunity […]

Jasmine Elliott is a freshman UNL Atlanta Mogul in Training studying fashion design at Savannah College of Art and Design! She is an entrepreneur with a heart for incorporating philanthropy into her business strategy. Recently, she represented New Look alongside UNL Alum, Brandon Hamilton, at the United Nations and Global Citizen’s Global Goals and Human […]

Tony Betton, is a sophomore at Georgia State University studying Journalism and Multimedia. You might remember him as the recent co-host from our last event, The United to Ignite Awards, alongside Ludacris. We’re pretty sure he’s going to be the next Ellen or Ryan Seacrest someday, and from his hosting career exposure through New Look, […]

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 […]

UNL Atlanta Mogul in Training, Richard Lawson, joined New Look in 2009. He is one of the most interesting, talented and impressive young men you will ever meet. Through all his hardships, he has developed strong character and spirit. Now, he is heading to the Navy. We are very proud of how far he’s come, […]

Zhane Simpkins just graduated from Tri Cities High School in Atlanta and finished up her last year in the UNL Atlanta Leadership Academy. This August 2015 she starts her freshman year at Columbia University in Chicago! Read below to learn about the effect New Look’s programs have had on her life. 1) Meet Zhane! Hey Zhane! So how did you […]

Congrats to UNL Detroit Mogul in Training, Atif Hashwi, on achieving his dream of becoming a movie star! Atif joined Usher’s New Look in 2009. Today, he studies bio-medical engineering and theatre at University of Southern California. “I have an obligation to achieve and do great things with my life. New Look has invested and […]

Myles Harlan joined New Look in the 9th grade. Today, he is finishing his Sophomore year of college at Vanderbilt. When Myles joined New Look, he was pretty shy and kids at his school bullied him for his talent of playing the oboe. Once he was in our program, he was able to embrace his talent in […]

New Look Mogul in Training Maryka Carter is a Junior in College at Edinboro University studying speech-language pathology. Check out her blog below on making the Deans List! “I made it out of last school year with a cumulative GPA of 1.37, along with being on academic probation & Financial aid probation. The transition of coming […]

Usher’s New Look Detroit college students, Rebecca and Elizabeth Williams, just launched their website for their new nonprofit, Books For Bonding, and could really use your help! Books For Bonding will be empowering children in Kenya and Detroit through reading (read the full story here). They are in need of donations to help cover the […]

As a mentor to countless New Look youth over the years, Usher has taught students many lessons on finding leadership and achieving success. At the core of these lessons is giving back to others through service. Through the New Look program, Usher has made it his lifelong mission to teach students from under-served communities that the […]

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 […]

Jasmine Pollard is being awarded a tablet as a result of her effort and commitment to the MIT Summer Enrichment Assignment!  Six MITs completed community service, read an assigned book and completed a summary and analysis of how the book impacted their lives.  Careshia Moore, UNL’s National Program Manager said, “When choosing the recipient of […]

In middle school, Myles was bullied for playing the oboe. He struggled with confidence until a pivotal year when his band instructor told him he should join Usher’s New Look. New Look taught Myles to embrace his talent of playing the oboe, and now he is a student at Vanderbilt on his way to becoming a world renowned oboist! Today, […]