Monthly Archive : Viewpoints

A Bastion for wounded warriors

The five-acre site sits across from the London Avenue Canal breach in Hurricane Katrina. (Photos by Steve Juliff)

Going to war takes courage. Sometimes coming home takes the same. U.S. combat veterans who have survived life-threatening injuries can find the transition from hot zone to home life a difficult one. In New Orleans, an organization called ... Read More »

NETworking: Introducing Darnell Narcisse and Tevin Wright

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NolaVie is proud to partner with five young tech apprentices in the Earn and Learn program at the Cowen Institute at Tulane University. The program offers intensive, career-focused technical and academic skills training through partnering institutions Bard Early College and Delgado Community College. We asked the Earn and Learn students to use their tech skills to write, produce, publish, edit and cover their community, with content that will appear here and on their own blog, Y-U-Kno Tech. First up: Meet the techies. Read More »

NETworking: Introducing Charles Thomas and Alexandria Arceneaux

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Editor's Note: NolaVie and The Cowen Institute program Earn and Learn are teaming up. The Earn and Learn program is designed with a market-driven approach that seeks to meet the needs of regional businesses and opportunity youth—young people aged 16-24 who are neither working nor in school. We want to know these young adventurers and their thoughts and triumphs along the way. We will be posting various styles of work from these students, and first we'd like to introduce you to some of the Earn and Learn students. First up, Tevin Wright and Alexandria Arceneaux. Read More »

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