Essays and Reflections
UYBC Journeys to
This board game, created by Dr. Vicki Gohlson, is based on
Angel Colon reports on this art form that combines dance,
acrobatics, self -defence, music and culture.
African American Day Parade
Angel Colon covers
the annual parade through Harlem. View the
Two Kodak Grants go to Harlem
Kodak awards grants to Wadleigh Secondary School, and The
Photographic Center of Harlem.
Kwanzaa Speaker Series
The Rheedlen Centers for Families and its publication Harlem
Overheard, sponsored a Series of Speakers at the Countee
Cullen Community center. A short
Excerpt from Nikki
Giovanni's poem on Tupac Shakur
Senior Citizens Garden Park
A Park that brings the elderly and youth together in
Children's Art Carnival
Three decades of working with kids, teaching art.
Photographic Center of
Jimmy Belfon and his father have been running this center
since 1988 where youth teach and learn in exploring the
richness of Harlem.
St. John the Divine-Feeding the
The World's Largest Gothic Cathedral is also home to many
community services, including feeding the needy.
Urban Youth Bike Corps A non-profit
year long youth program teaches safety, responsibility and
travels the globe to boot.
Youth Action Program
Helping disenfranchised young adults turn their lives
around. (Story in progress. Only Pics posted.)
Institute for Youth
Empowering youth to become the businessmen and women of
There are many activities at this central Harlem recreation
center. Class Schedule.
African American Wax Museum
Ravon Chanticleer realizes his calling by creating wax
figures, oil paintings, and sculptures of African Americans
Harlem Youth Conference
The Northern Perinatal Partnership, Inc. (NMPP) once a part
of the New York Urban League, held a day long Youth
Conference in October to help and teach youth to become
Apollo Theater Pics
Top Dog Show
Pictures from a tour
of East Harlem
Pictures from the hood.
Get On the Bus,One Year After The
HarlemLivers review the Spike Lee film about the historic
Million Man March
Daniel Colon gives his spin on the
World Series games.
Angel Colon gives
his a one two punch to the
QUERENCIA: Finding Our Power
Students write about how they regain their power.
How Do You?
What's the Fall Flava?
reports from the schools the Ins and Outs of Fall '96
Tupac Shakur: What's the
expresses his feelings about the tragic death of the
rapper/actor Tupac. What do you think?
Express yourself, and we'll post