Press Release Media Contact:  Monique Linder, UNCF Tel: 612.787.8705   Monique@omgdigitalmediasolutions.com UNCF Empower Me Tour Presented by Target Wraps Up Its Minneapolis Kick-Off Tour In a Big Way . . . 31 Students Received Scholarships Totaling $450,000 To Attend HBCUs UNCF Empower Me Tour is a full day of on-site college admissions, scholarship awards and workshops aimed at giving students and parents’ tools to get them to and through college MINNEAPOLIS, MN (October 5, 2016)

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      Press Release UNCF Empower Me Tour Presented by Target to Bring Historically Black Colleges and Universities to the Twin Cities  UNCF Empower Me Tour is a full day of on-site college admissions, scholarship awards and workshops aimed at giving students and parents tools to get them to and through college MINNEAPOLIS, MN (Sept. 22, 2016) —The UNCF (United Negro College Fund) Empower Me Tour (EMT) is a free, traveling college-and-career-readiness roadshow presented in partnership

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For Immediate Release – August 23, 2016 Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities Partners with Cumulus Media    Connection with 105 The Vibe will help the Mission educate on homelessness St. Paul, MN – Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities has arranged a partnership with Cumulus Media, owners of local powerhouse stations KQRS and 93X as well as 105 The Vibe, which plays classic hip hop, to help spread the word about homelessness in Minnesota during the

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   JUNE 20, 2016 Media Contact: Gabriela Linder 702.885.8708 The State of Education in Minnesota with Minnesota’s Commissioner of Education, Dr. Brenda Cassellius  Minneapolis, MN (June 20, 2016) – Coming up next on Rock The Schools Episode 58, Minnesota’s Commissioner of Education, Dr. Brenda Cassellius, in a candid discussion of education in Minnesota with host Chris Stewart, goes deep into the indicators of what Minnesota is doing to close the achievement gap with

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  May 30, 2016 Media Contact: Gabriela Linder 702.885.8708   “Generating The Next Wave of Black Brilliance" on Rock The Schools with Citizen Stewart and special guest Filmmaker and Educator Craig Rice Minneapolis, MN (May 30, 2016) - Coming up next on Rock The Schools Episode 55, with special guest, filmmaker and educator Craig Rice Rock and host Chris Stewart, engaging in a deep discussion about how teachers can help develop the next wave of

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  April 11, 2016 Media Contact: Gabriela Linder 702.885.8708  Rock The Schools with Citizen Stewart host Chris Stewart in an uncensored, uncooked and unscripted interview with legendary iconic civil rights activist, Dick Gregory Minneapolis, MN (April 11, 2016) – Host of Rock The Schools, Chris Stewart, in an unscripted conversation with iconic civil rights activist, comedian and education, Dick Gregory discussing real life events that have shaped systemic social and human justice events

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2015 MYA Contact: Dora Jones, Executive Director (651) 222-7721 dorajones@saintpaulmya.org CURA Contact: Jeff Corn, Community Program Director (612) 625-0744 jcorn@umn.edu CEMBA Mentoring Young Adults Releases A Powerful Impact Study “Disrupting Poverty” Bringing Attention to Extreme Poverty Causing A Sharp Increase In Homelessness, Unemployment and Youth Involved in the Criminal Justice System in Ramsey County St. Paul, MN (August 28, 2015) – Mentoring Young Adults (MYA) plans to release the “Disrupting

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                  JULY 20, 2015 Media Contact: Gabriela Linder 702.885.8708  "RTS NOLA Post-Katrina School Reform” with special guest parent, Ashana Bigard Minneapolis, MN (July 20, 2015) – For the month of July, Rock The Schools is recording in New Orleans as part of a future series on the anniversary of post-Katrina school reform. Chris Stewart aka Citizen Stewart will speak with parents, educators, and community members about the challenges and successes that have

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                  June 23, 2015 MYA Contact: Dora Jones, Executive Director (651) 222-7721 dorajones@saintpaulmya.org CURA Contact: Jeff Corn, Community Program Director (612) 625-0744 jcorn@umn.edu CEMBA Contact: Julie Kesterke, Assistant Director (612) 625-0027 jkesterk@umn.edu UofM Carlson School of Management Executive MBA Candidate Selected To Conduct An Impact Study On Social Services Organization, Mentoring Young Adults, Supported by Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA) Minneapolis, MN (June 23, 2015)

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                  JUNE 8, 2015 Media Contact: Gabriela Linder 702.885.8708   “Rock The Schools with Citizen Stewart” “Power To Parents and Students” with special guest parent Latasha Gandy   Minneapolis, MN (June 8, 2015) - Rock the Schools with Citizen Stewart education reform activism podcast with special guest parent Latasha Gandy discussing the need for school reform efforts to be led by parents and students who are most effected, and the challenges developing parent power

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                  JUNE 1, 2015 Media Contact: Gabriela Linder 702.885.8708 “Rock The Schools with Citizen Stewart” Education Reform Activism Podcast Episode 13 – A Contract For Student Achievement with special guests, education activist Lynnell Mickelson and MinnPost’s education reporter, Beth Hawkins.   Minneapolis, MN (June 1, 2015) - Rock the Schools with Citizen Stewart education reform activism podcast with special guests, education activist Lynnell Mickelson and MinnPost’s education Reporter, Beth Hawkins indulging Citizen Stewart

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                     Media Contact: Gabriela Linder 702.885.8708   “Rock The Schools with Citizen Stewart” Education Reform Activism Podcast - Caging The Black Mind with Special Guest Educator and 2006 Minnesota Teacher of the Year, Lee-Ann Stephens  Minneapolis, MN (May 25, 2015) – This week’s Rock The Schools with

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                     Media Contact: Gabriela Linder 702.885.8708   “Rock The Schools with Citizen Stewart” Education Reform Activism Podcast Episode 11 – Is Public Schooling Dead?  with Special Guest Justin Cohen, Education Policy Consultant and Writer Minneapolis, MN (May 18, 2015) - Over many years school reformers have labored to improve

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