Our new class of Scholars celebrates teachers and mentors who have had a significant impact on their intellectual and personal development with our Educator of Distinction award.
Philip McAdoo (1989) published a book dedicated to honoring the lives and stories of youth in foster care and LGBTQ families, and Jolene Loetscher (1997) and her husband Nate Burdine received a Silver Telly Award for a video they produced for our 2016 Scholars Banquet.
2017 Scholar Heather Weller shares her experience at the Coca-Cola Scholars Leadership Development Institute, and how it changed her mindset as she heads to college.
Kathryn Minshew (2004), published a book, The New Rules of Work: The Modern Playbook for Navigating Your Career, and Daria Torres (1992) advised a team of students who were named as global finalists for the Hult Prize.
Scholars and alumni cheered on the Boston Bruins as guests of The Coca-Cola Company, and Starts with Soap, a nonprofit founded by 2016 Coke Scholars, hosted a fundraiser in Nashville.
Alumni came together at SXSW 2017 in Austin, TX, for a #CokeScholarsPro event, and CCSF hosted 3 receptions in California.