Tuesday, March 17, 2009
Delaware Futures Freshmen returned to Camp Tockwogh to experience their High Ropes course.
The students challenged themselves on the climbing wall , the big swing and the high ropes walk. Each student faced their fears and conquered them... This experience was in the moment.
Delaware Futures annual Career Night was held March 12, 2009. This years group of presenters came from a wide variety of career choices, information was shared between students and presenters leaving no stone unturned. This years presenters were
- Paul Gilstrop IT Pinnacle Foods
- Rashonda Robinson Law Astra Zenca
- Romondo Robinson Medicine Christiana Care
- Dennis Woltemate Owner Woltemate Landscaping
- "Motivated" Michelle Farmer Sales Mary Kay
- Deborah Vojacsek & Kristie Ahern Recruiting Bank of America
- Wanye E. Roane Jr. Owner We'R Wellness Massage Therapy
- Melissa Nowell Realtor Keller Williams
- Joan Miller Trainer Independent Contractor
The African American Museum traveling show visited Delaware Futures on February 26, 2009.
The AAM was represented by the CoDa Program a youth music program that provides music workshops and educational services that empower children. This particular workshop was called Hip-Hop Jazz Musicology. The Purpose of the workshop is to have the students learn the social and historical influences on Hip - Hop and how it relates to other genres of music within African-American musical traditions. The workshop was interactive and very hands on for the students.
The students with the help of CoDa members produced a short hip-hop tune