In Scholars Written by admin on Jan 14, 2014 - 10:44am
Hello, my name is Jarvis C. Veira, and I am 2004 Carson Scholar!
Last year, I graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Fiber Science and Apparel Design specializing in Menswear. Initially, I began at Cornell as a pre-med student, but I soon realized that my true dream was to become a Menswear designer and start my own clothing company.
In Events Written by admin on Nov 18, 2014 - 11:24am
Many students hurried into school with excitement on Monday, November 17. They could not wait for guests to arrive at their school to read for Ben Carson Reading Day! Ben Carson Reading Day is an annual event held in conjunction with American Education Week. It is designed to raise awareness of the importance of reading and to promote daily leisure reading. To celebrate, schools around the country will be sharing Dr. Carson’s narration of Jan Pinborough’s children’s book, Miss Moore Thought Otherwise, with their students.
In General Written by admin on Oct 14, 2014 - 09:57am
This feature of Then and Now: Alumni Spotlight is focused on Tanaira Cullens, a 2001 Carson Scholar. Tanaira Cullens was vigorously involved in extracurricular activities throughout her time at Roland Park County School. She was the president of the Black Awareness Club and the Gospel Choir. In addition, she was a member of the Chorus and the National Art Honor Society.
In General Written by admin on Oct 06, 2014 - 03:58pm
A special message from Dr. Ben and Candy Carson:
We wrote an ebook on how important the power of one vote is, as well as what a privilege and responsibility it is to make sure that we exercise the special power that so many Americans have died for! In the ebook, One Vote, websites are presented so voters can find out the following:
In General Written by admin on Oct 01, 2014 - 09:31am
What do Abraham Lincoln, Clara Barton and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. have in common? In addition to helping to shape our country, these innovators are part of a historical book collection being donated to reading room schools, courtesy of the Neff Historical Foundation, located in Carlsbad, California. This week, reading room school partners are receiving a wide assortment of fiction and non-fiction history books guaranteed to bring American history to life.
In General Written by admin on Sep 19, 2014 - 10:35am
This feature of Then and Now: Alumni Spotlight is focused on Christine Neff, a two-time Carson Scholar. Christine graduated from Westmar High School in 2000 as valedictorian of her class. She was not only enthused about meeting Dr. Ben Carson, but was equally inspired to write her college application essay about her experience meeting him.
In Scholars Written by admin on Sep 16, 2014 - 09:29am
The Office of the President at Johns Hopkins University is looking for a speechwriter who can find and tell great stories that will reach diverse audiences, who possesses talents for writing and editing in a fast paced environment, and who thrives on collaboration.