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Business Incubator Opened At Dorchester High School

BOSTON (CBS) – The non-profit organization ‘BUILD’ is developing a plan to introduce at-risk students to the startup business world.

Organizers have opened an incubator at Jeremiah E. 270 more words


5 Female Leaders Every Student Should Know About

By Alex Loughran Lamothe, corps member serving on the Comcast/NBCUniversal team

I believe the empowerment of women is key to the empowerment of entire societies— and that is as true in Boston as it is around the world. 655 more words

Role Model

Sharing Values with Strong Women, Strong Girls

By Alex Loughran Lamothe, corps member serving on the Comcast NBCUniversal team

Believing in the power of young people is a core value of City Year, and a foundation of all of our work in our schools with our students. 741 more words


Mentoring Independent Thinkers

By Alex Loughran Lamothe, corps member serving on the Comcast NBCUniversal

Corp member Travis Fuller’s mentor changed his life. He will tell you that, plain and simple: “She taught me how to think; she taught me how to ask questions, how to form solutions to those questions.” He has a special appreciation for the immense positive power that a mentor can have on a young person’s life. 430 more words


“We’re in this Together:" Inside an exemplary teacher/corps member partnership

By Alex Loughran Lamothe

Kelsey Baum (Ms. B. to her students) serves on the Comcast NBCUniversal team. She lives by one of City Year’s core organizational values: “Students First, Collaboration Always.” This Colorado State University alumna said she loves “building a community in which one can have a healthy mind and spirit by learning from others and discovering the things that make you be the best person you can be.” 497 more words

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Book Review: Fahrenheit 451

By Ben Horton

Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury. takes place in the not-too-distant future. Protagonist Guy Montag is a “fireman,” a government worker whose job is to burn books. 402 more words

Book Reviews

Friday Five: Screen-Free Activities

By Ben Horton
Ben Horton is a 2012-2013 corps member serving on the Comcast NBC Universal team at the Jeremiah E. Burke High School in Dorchester. 514 more words

Extended Day Program