Vanecia Thompson was part of the inaugural Camp New Look in 2005 at Clark Atlanta University where she honed her basketball skills and first learned the meaning of philanthropy. After reconnecting with New Look during college, she became a Mogul In Training, facilitated sessions at the 2012 World Leadership Conference, interned with General Electric, and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

“On Friday, John Rice, vice chairman of GE and president & CEO of GE Global Growth and Operations, stopped by to chat with all of the GE interns from Usher’s New Look. It was great getting to speak to John about his role at GE and to hear advice from him as we complete our […]