Chalkbeat highlights WHEELS alumna’s first-person account of college supports >

Chalkbeat recently published a first-person piece written by Karla Arroyo, a WHEELS alum and recent SUNY Old Westbury grad. (more…)

Manhattan Times Publishes Student OpEd in English and Spanish >

The climate justice OpEd written by WHEELS seniors Diane Arevalo, Ricardo Herrera and Mayerling Lantigua was published in both English and Spanish in the Manhattan Times, which covers uptown Manhattan neighborhoods, including Washington Heights. Read the article here.

Harlem World Magazine Publishes WHEELS Student OpEd >

Following their recognition in Times Square on New Year’s Eve, WHEELS seniors Diane Arevalo, Ricardo Herrera and Mayerling Lantigua wrote an OpEd on their vision for climate justice, beginning with taking action in their own neighborhood. Read the piece, which appeared in Harlem World Magazine.

Hope for the Decade: Three NYC High School Students’ Vision for Climate Justice >

Following their participation in the Times Square ball drop on Dec. 31, 2019, Diane Arevalo, Ricardo Herrera and Mayerling Lantigua (more…)

Staten Island Advance Highlights Gaynor McCown College March >

Staten Island Advance included Gaynor McCown’s College March in its “In Class” column, which highlights the activities Staten Island students are engaged in both inside and outside the classroom. Read the article.

WHEELS students & teacher help ring in New Year in Times Square >

High school seniors Ricardo Herrera and Mayerling Lantigua, along with their environmental and climate science teacher, Dr. Jared Fox — all from WHEELS, a NYC Outward Bound School — were part of the group that pressed the button to release the New Year’s Eve ball drop in Times Square on Dec. 31, 2019. Read more […]

Bronx Times Highlights CSSJ’s First Ever College March >

The Bronx Times mentioned the Community School for Social Justice’s first ever College March in its year-end coverage. Read the article.

Queens Chronicle Features MELS and Channel View College Marches >

Queens Chronicle shared a post highlighting the College March at MELS in Forest Hills and Channel View in Rockaway Beach. Read the article.

The Wave Covers Channel View’s College March in Rockaway >

Reporter Alison Kase, the parent of two Channel View students who participated in the College March, takes an in-depth look at the annual tradition and what makes it special, not only for seniors but for underclassmen as well. Read the article on The Wave.

News 12: Bronx Visits the Community School for Social Justice for their First College March >

On Friday, December 13, News 12: The Bronx visited the Community School for Social Justice in the South Bronx to help commemorate the school’s very first College March. See the full clip on news12.com.