Category Month: December 2018

Beyond StreetSquash: Ambassadors of Squash Jazmin ’12 and Mawa ’14

Squash Beyond Borders:

Urban Ambassadors Bring Racket Diplomacy

From Harlem to the Holy Land

This story, written by A.J. Kohlhepp, recounts the 2018 summer journey of Jazmin '12 and Mawa '14 to squash programs in the Middle East. Read on to learn of how...
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Students Explore East Coast Colleges on Newark’s First College Trip of the Year

Students Prepare for Bright Futures, While Alumni Pave the Path for Success

Newark high schoolers Zhae '20, Je'Miah '21, Jahmir '21, Odir '20, Ishonte '20, Korey '21, Aaron '19, say they feel "at home" on campus at Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD.
  Over the weekend of November 9th -...
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Career Night Provides New Perspectives on Professional Possibilities in NYC

Over 50 StreetSquash High Schoolers Speak with Local Professionals to Gain Career Insights and Advice

StreetSquash Young Leadership Committee member Andrew (second from right) answers questions about his experience in investment banking from ninth-graders Ixayana, Jonathan, and Mary.
  On Tuesday, November 20th, the SL Green StreetSquash Center opened its doors...
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Seniors Honored at Eagle Academy Convocation Ceremony

Students Uphold High Standards While Representing Senior Class at Longtime Partner School

Javon, Djadly, Quinlan, Aaron, Amani, and Ajani sport their Eagle Blazers for the first time after the Eagle Academy Convocation Ceremony.
On Monday, November 19th, StreetSquash participated in the Senior Convocation Ceremony for Eagle Academy for Young Men of Newark....
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