The Coca-Cola Company invited our New York Scholars to the National Forest Foundation‘s 25th Anniversary Dinner! The NFF has worked for years with The Coca-Cola Company to replenish and enhance watersheds in places like the Pike National Forest (CO), the Deschutes National Forest (OR), the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forests (UT), and elsewhere. Pictured with our Scholars is Sandy Douglas, Executive Vice President and President of Coca-Cola North America, NFF board member, and former CCSF board member.
Jacqueline Roman (2015) and Andrew Moffa (2012) met up over Thanksgiving in Seoul, South Korea. Jacqueline is studying abroad in Seoul this semester and Andrew is there as part of the Fulbright program.
Marly Casanova (2002) and Wendi Adelson (1997) met up for brunch in Florida.
Justin J. Pearson (2013) had a Resolution given to him in the Tennessee State Senate by State Senator Lee Harris for the summer enrichment program and Courtney Thurston (2015) has been named as a Goldwater Scholar.
Kate Sullivan (1994), Kristina Ellis (2005), Derrius Quarles (2009) and Sunny Sandhu (2016) made up an exclusively Scholar panel that discussed scholarships at the 2018 Scholly Summit in Chicago. Christopher Gray (2010 Scholar and founder of Scholly) put this event on and invited them to speak. Chance the Rapper and Jessie Williams were also in attendance. And more scholars connected across the country!
Manaal Ali (2016) named 2018 Peace Scholar, Kate Weslar (2010) joins Broadway National Tour in Chicago, Mayor Michael Tubbs (2008) appears on CBS This Morning, and Daron Roberts (1997) article appears in Fortune Magazine.