Why I Serve in the City that Raised Me
Meet Fernie Torres, a City Year Milwaukee Student Success Coach proudly serving on the Julia A. Uihlein team at Alexander Mitchell Integrated Arts School. Fernie Torres spoke at our site's first annual, Impact & Eggs event, and shared about her service year with the community. Read on to learn more about why Fernie decided to do a year of service, and how her students continues to motivate her every day.
Alumni Spotlight: Meet Andy Reza
"Through City Year, I was able to develop and hone my leadership abilities to become who I am today. I believe that my ability to maintain flexibility during stressful situations, make sound, objective decisions, speak in front of a crowd, and plan large-scale events all stem from my time at City Year. All of these skills better my ability to lead in my current position, but they also help me believe that I can achieve my goals for the future." Read on to learn more about Andy Reza, a proud CIty Year Milwaukee, founding corps alumni!
City Year AmeriCorps Member Spotlight: Meet Deon Sahr
Meet Deon Sahr, a City Year Milwaukee AmeriCorps member proudly serving on the M&I Foundation team at Hopkins Lloyd Community School. Learn more about why he chose to do a year of service, and give back to his community!
Middle School Transitions: How Changing School Culture Positively Impacts Students' Desire to Learn
Read on to learn more about the exciting changes happening at Barack Obama School of Career and Tecnhical Education, and how the City Year team is helping middle school students get excited about coming to school!
What are you reading, CYMKE?
The Julia A. Uihlein Team at Alexander Mitchell Integrated Arts School is getting their scholars excited about reading by sharing what books they currently cannot put down! Read on to see book recommendations from the Mitchell team!