Tag Archives: #indyschoolgirlsofcolor

RIISE Spotlight: Jubilee Johnson – School President @ Greenwich Academy!

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At a recent Greenwich Academy Parents of Color event, RIISE had the good fortune to meet an extraordinary young lady, Jubilee Johnson, a rising senior recently elected as school president! Jubilee’s personality is infectious. We are happy to introduce you to what inspires her and makes her so darn jubilant! Parent involvement has something to […]

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Guest Blog – Alile Eldridge, Chapin, reflects on #IndySchoolGirlsofColor event

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    Thank you to member school, Chapin for hosting a lovely event! Thank you to our panelists & guests for making it possible & powerful-RIISE I had the opportunity to listen to a podcast interview in which RIISE founder Gina Parker Collins spoke with Dr. Howard C. Stevenson, a noted author and Professor of Education and […]

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RIISE Podcast – Dr. Howard Stevenson Talks About our #IndySchoolGirlsofColor

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Dr. Stevenson is the truth! Listen to our podcast as Dr. Howard Stevenson talks about the importance & power of girls of color – their style, their voice, their future and what happens when independent schools become much more appreciative of what they bring to the table. Thank you Dr. Stevenson! #IndySchoolGirlsofColor & The Women […]

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#IndySchoolGirlsofColor guest blog – Body Image, by Mimi Morales

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Only 2 more days…did you register yet for Girls of Color & The Women They Become: Looking at success through an independent school lens? Enjoy our last guest blog before the event from one of our amazing panelists… Body Image by, Mimi Morales Growing up a young lady, going through puberty, with an ever-changing body […]

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#IndySchoolGirlsofColor guest blog- Identifying as ALICIA, by Alicia Hodge

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We are only 3 days away from our #indyschoolgirlsofcolor mentoring event, Girls of Color & The Women They Become: Looking at success through an independent school lens. Have you registered? We are super-charged by the recent guest blog series offered by our panelists, young women of color who’ve attended private independent schools. These incredible women […]

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April 12th – Judith Ohikuare has expectations for #indyschoolgirlsofcolor

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RIISE dubs 2014 year of the GIRL We recognize Her and mentor Her transformation into WOMAN Our anticipation is high for RIISE & Chapin’s April 12th event – Girls of Color & The Women They Become: A look at success through an independent school lens. And we are super thrilled to have event moderator and today’s guest blogger, […]

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Judith, Judith, Judith!, Moderates Girls of Color & The Women They Become:Success Through Independent School

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In the spirit of mentoring our girls, Judith Ohikuare will moderate an accomplished alumnae panel on Saturday, April 12, at her alma mater, The Chapin School. RIISE first met Judith and her authentic voice – as a journalist and graduate of color from an elite independent school, through her article entitled, When Minorities Attend Elite […]

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