Beyoncé recently announced the first four colleges that will be participating in her Formation Scholarship program. (Aptly named after her famous “Formation” song/video). Boston’s Berklee College of Music, Howard University, Spelman College, and Parsons School of Design will each award one scholarship per year to female students studying creative arts, music, literature, or African-American studies. The goal of the scholarships … Read More
Congratulations to National Scholastic winners!
Last week, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards announced their national medalists via the online submission form. Students across the country won gold and silver medals in multiple writing categories and artistic categories. Being a part of the Scholastic experience as an educator and a judge has been a truly rewarding experience, and I would encourage any teenager to be … Read More
Ellen DeGeneres Is Sending 41 Red Hook High School Students to College
Watch the inspiring video of the moment Ellen DeGeneres presents the senior class with scholarships to any State of New York school of their choice. https://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20170223/red-hook/ellen-degeneres-summit-academy-charter-school-college-scholarships-donation-tuition