In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Usher’s New Look Leadership Academy students and Moguls-in-Training (high school and college) in Atlanta, Milwaukee, Detroit and New York hosted events and conducted service. Check out what each city did below! ATLANTA Atlanta Academy students went to see the blockbuster movie, ‘Hidden Figures’, which tells the incredible untold […]
In the state of Michigan, only 77% of students are graduating from high school. Detroit Public Schools’ graduation rate is 65%. However, against the odds, Usher’s New Look Detroit Leadership Academy students are graduating 100%! Thirty-two Detroit Leadership Academy youth are now high school graduates and headed onto the next step in their journeys: Obtaining full-time […]
In the state of Georgia, only 72% of students are graduating from high school. In the Atlanta Public Schools district, the graduation rate is 59%. However, against the odds, Usher’s New Look Atlanta Leadership Academy students are graduating 100%! Twenty-Five Atlanta Leadership Academy youth are now high school graduates and headed to the next step in their […]
In the state of Wisconsin, 88% of students are graduating from high school. In the Milwaukee Public Schools District, 61% of students are graduating. However, against the odds, Usher’s New Look Milwaukee Leadership Academy students are graduating 100%! Our first two Milwaukee youth to cycle through the Leadership Academy Model, Quentin Scott and Imani Smith, are now high […]
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.
Zhane Simpkins is a member of our Atlanta Leadership Academy and just started her last semester SENIOR year at Tri-Cities High School for Performing Arts in Atlanta! She recently won the science fair! To read more about Zhane’s full experience in New Look’s program, check out her blog here– http://ushersnewlook.org/5looks-with-atlanta-academy-senior-zhane-simpkins/
New Look is all about the hustle! Landing your dream job takes determination and lots of hard work along the way. Our UNL Atlanta youth are up to some pretty impressive things this summer! Check out what some of them will be doing around the four pillars of TALENT, EDUCATION, CAREER, & SERVICE. “I just graduated […]
“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 […]