Tag Archives: Andre Robert Lee

The Prep School Negro Reframed: RIISE Podcast & 2/27 Doc + Live Chat w/Dir on OVEE!

Hi RIISE Network, Check out our podcast with director and prep school graduate, Andre Robert Lee as we take a deeper look at the documentary that paved the way for American Promise. Do you know what psychological homelessness feels like? We talk with director Andre Robert Lee about the exact moment he knew he had […]

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#BMAWeek Day #5 closes w/André Robert Lee-The Prep School Negro + Tyree & Mr. Tim @ Léman Manhattan

What a week! We want to thank you, our network, for your daily attention and response to the celebration of a valued member of our independent school communities – the black male. As we reflect on the remarkable men celebrated this week, we are reminded of RIISE friend and film maker André Robert Lee. The Prep […]

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What Happens When We Get Together PoCC & SDLC 2013

  As many of you know, the People of Color Conference (PoCC) is an annual two-day conference with workshops, celebrated speakers, heritage and association sessions, documentary screenings, book signings, and  supportive connections. When it’s all said and done, you are simultaneously exhilarated and exhausted! The conference was created by the National Association of Independent Schools […]

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Two Events Two Weeks Apart…Many To Thanks

 One…last month we hosted RIISE’s 4th Annual Fall Boutique Recruitment Event at Sarah Lawrence College. The turn out was great, the atmosphere charged with current families in support of recruitment of prospective families who wanted to become aware, apply, and access the fourteen terrific independent schools at the diversity event. The afternoon offered a warm […]

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