Wednesday, 05 August 2015 11:54
Local Conference on NOLA Education Reforms Offers Warning
Posted by ABrown
By Kelly Brooks Scholars, education experts, parents, students and community-based stakeholders from New Orleans and cities across the nation gathered to discuss the “New Orleans Model” of Urban School Reform. The two-day conference attracted about 200...
- Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:13 RISE: Katrina 10 starts Wednesday Posted by ABrown The Urban League of Greater New Orleans (ULGNO) in partnership with the National Urban League (NUL) will convene both local and national experts on education, housing, workforce and economic development, criminal justice, healthcare, environmental justice, disaster...
- Wednesday, 19 August 2015 12:48 New Orleans Peacekeepers Hold Labor Day March and Rally Posted by ABrown The New Orleans Peacekeepers are hosting a march and rally on Labor Day Sept. 7, to promote the continued efforts to foster peace and village building throughout the City of New Orleans. The march will begin...
Thursday, 30 July 2015 12:34
The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City opens Aug. 22
Posted by Kelly Brooks
The Historic New Orleans Collection’s newest exhibition “The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City” opens Aug. 22, one week before the 10th anniversary the storm’s landfall on Aug. 29. The display presents 77 compelling photographs...
Friday, 12 June 2015 13:09
Words & Wine with Sonia Sanchez
Posted by ABrown
Sonia Sanchez, one of the African-American writers most associated with the Black Arts Movement will discuss her latest book SOS—Calling All Black People, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Le Musee de f.p.c., 2336 Esplanade...