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Sheena Minott

Sheena Minott

Sheena Minott in Culturally Responsive Pedagogy, Events

Students of MDPHS talk Stop And Frisk

Post by students Vladimir  & Candice The MDPHS Urban Arts Partnership team went on a journey to SoHo and experienced how stop and frisk affects people in the community. At the event there were pictures of people that were killed by cops and sadly one of our Urban Arts students saw someone she knew in the pictures and shed tears ... Continue reading ›

Armando Somoza

Armando Somoza in BLOG

Urban Arts celebrates an “Hour of Code” event at NYC Adobe Headquarters

Urban Arts is celebrating an “Hour of Code” by partnering with the NYC Adobe Headquarters for a career panel on December 11th.  The "Hour of Code" event is part of a national campaign for Computer Science Education Week designed to demystify computer science for educators and students.  As part of our Adobe Youth Voices program, our ... Continue reading ›

Sarah Bowie

Sarah Bowie

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Bowling Trip with Kurt Hahn iCONNECT students

iCONNECT mentors Khadijah, Shenella, and Kasiem, and student social work intern, Nicole, organized and took their iCONNECT groups on their first trip of the semester last Wednesday. iCONNECT program manager Sarah Bowie also joined in on the occasion. The students collectively agreed that bowling would be a fun experience for them. A total of 12 iCONNECT students attended ... Continue reading ›

Sarah Bowie

Sarah Bowie

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Peer Mentors Trained & Ready to CONNECT

This October, fourteen UAP Alumni were trained to become experts in what it takes to solidify their role as a good role model & leader through the iCONNECT Peer Mentor program.  They were trained in topics such as Adolescent Development, Communication Skills, Person-in-environment theory, Relationship-building, Establishing Healthy Boundaries, Icebreakers and many other essential skills and theories ... Continue reading ›