James Madison University Feature on City Year New Orleans Alum Aaron Minnick: Combining Desire to Serve with Living in Your Ideal City
Aaron Minnick graduated from the honors college at James Madison University with a degree in Philosophy. Aaron shares his involvement with City Year, from his biggest accomplishments to how City Year prepared him for his future. Read on to learn more.
The Outcomes of Serving a Second Year with City Year
Alumna Laureanna Crump just completed her second year of service with City Year Baton Rouge. Through two years in service, she made a significant impact on Isabella and students just like her. Learn more about what she gained specifically during her second year in service after having a solid foundation to build upon from year one.
Procrastination Station: How to Procrastinate Productively
Welcome to Procrastination Station, where the tasks are piling in and the next stop is likely to be the Stress Express. Do not fear, because City Year is here to help. Read on for tips on how to procrastinate productively and get things done on time.
Why Sharaya is Fired Up to Serve her Community
As a young child in and out the foster care system, Sharaya fell in love with school. School was a haven for her to learn and see her friends. Read more about why Sharaya is Fired Up to Serve and give back to her community with City Year Detroit next year.
Creating Educational Opportunities for Students
"Education was seen as a way to get up and out." Learn about City Year Miami AmeriCorps member Samantha Lunsford's road to City Year. From Atlanta to a Posse scholarship to Miami, click to read her journey through education.