A Health Letter to Teenaged Me…

A Health Letter to Teenaged Me…

Dear 17-year-old Gloria, While I know you are truly enjoying your teenaged years — schools, parties, dates — I wanted to write to let you know somethings you should be preparing yourself for. First, all those admonitions from your parents to brush and floss are not...
Using Poetry, Community Ties to Fight Alzheimer’s

Using Poetry, Community Ties to Fight Alzheimer’s

In September, two drug companies announced that an Alzheimer’s drug they’re developing slowed the rate of cognitive decline in 27% of participants in a clinical trial. The news offered hope for anybody suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, a type of dementia that...
The Law of MAAT

The Law of MAAT

Balance, Harmony, Order, Truth Coming Home to Our True Self E Em Htpu(Greetings, May Peace Be Upon You) These past two years have been crazy and stressful. Learning to cope and adapt to the pandemic shutdown stretched everyone to new limits. The outcome of COVID...
Empowering Youth to Become Tomorrow’s Leaders 

Empowering Youth to Become Tomorrow’s Leaders 

Former Packers player Antonio Freeman promotes self-awareness, positive actions  Insecurity is an unspoken force among middle schoolers. That awkward feeling you get while just trying to fit in. Former Green Bay Packers All-Pro wide receiver Antonio Freeman remembers...
From Church to State-of-the-Art Facility:

From Church to State-of-the-Art Facility:

One City Schools Embrace Community Support for New Building Photo courtesy of One City Schools Kaleem Caire grew up in a small neighborhood located two blocks away from the Urban League building on Madison’ South side — a place he refers to as “the heart of the Black...