Posts Tagged: High School

50 Cent

50 Cent Launches an Entrepreneur Program

50 Cent has launched a program to boost the entrepreneurial spirit of Houston students.   Fif opened the G-Unity Business Lab in Houston to 75 high school students in the area.   The program lasts for 12 weeks and classes will be taught by volunteers using an MBA-level curriculum.   I just want to be able to help… Read more »

Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre PLans to Open High School

During a recent interview with British GQ, Dr. Dre and his business partner, Jimmy Iovine, announced their plans for opening a high school. They will work in conjunction with USC, Laurene Powell Jobs, and XQ. “It’s for that neighborhood and it’s going to be free.” Dre admits that he wasn’t big on school but he… Read more »

Erykah Badu and Common

Erykah Badu and Common’s Surprise Visit

Erykah Badu and Common dropped in on a high school in Dallas on Wednesday. They visited the Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. Badu went to the school and her daughter Puma Curry goes there currently. Common inspired students at the assembly. He also had a Q and A session…. Read more »

Valedictorian Puts School Staff On Blast During Speech

This graduation season we’ve gone from a DISD principal cutting the mic on a valedictorian to a high school senior throwing major shade at school officials during her speech. A San Diego high school valedictorian went scorched-earth in her graduation speech, tearing into teachers and school staff and going viral in the process. Nataly Buhr,… Read more »