Deon Rodgers, Dean of Students at East Big Picture, has been involved in city school soccer for more than two decades, including 21 years coaching. see A piece of the puzzle at East Big Picture[ Read More ]
Talker of the Town invited for a week to Rochester Free Radio with George Payne on the Broken Spear Vision
On Sunday, I was invited to George Payne’s Broken Spear Vision program on Rochester Free Radio. Broken Spear Vision Now live for about a year, Rochester Free Radio is a community,[ Read More ]
NOTE: This was written December 11, 2014. Now published as companion to Art for the People premiers early at the MAG. Five years labor of love comes to fruition for curator Jessica Marten As I[ Read More ]
A personal tour of the URMC during Meliora Weekend with Dr. Ruth Lawrence, URMS ’49. And still on the active faculty.
Over the summer, in In search of Julie Andrews at the George Hoyt Whipple Museum I introduced you to Dr. Ruth Lawrence, URMS ’49 and now Professor of Pediatrics and Obstetrics and[ Read More ]
Today I am very pleased to present a Guest Essay from Rochester City School District Superintendent Bolgen Vargas. The essay grew out conversations I had with Bolgen over the summer at the[ Read More ]
“Team Eagle” set to open a new field of dreams at East. Roland Williams ’93 drops by for final summer tune up.
NOTE: THIS ARTICLE ORIGINALLY APPEARED IN THE DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE. SEE ALL D & C ARTICLES. • September 3, 2015 A sight never before seen on Culver Road. East grad Roland Williams tossing[ Read More ]
• February 18, 2014 For many educators from middle and upper middle class backgrounds (myself from Brighton), first exposures to urban school environments can be, in the words of Eric Jensen,[ Read More ]
May 21, 2013 Last month, I had the opportunity to meet radio, TV host and author Tavis Smiley at a Stanford University roundtable discussion on education and black America. The Tavis Smiley Show[ Read More ]
• February 22, 2013 One of my aims as a Make City Schools blogger is to highlight positive initiatives and projects taking place in the RCSD. One such initiative is the Northeast College[ Read More ]