Associate Dean Awarded $1.6 Million Dollar Grant for Liberty Partnerships Program
New Liberty Partners Program Grant
Dr. Simone Rodriguez-Dorestant, Associate Dean, Success Programs, was awarded a $1.6 million-dollar grant for the Liberty Partnerships Program for 2017-2022 by the New York State Education Department. The Program will support 250 middle and high school students currently attending Longwood Preparatory Academy, High School of World Cultures, Bronx High School for Writing and Communication Arts and MS 390. Students will receive individual and group counseling, college and career readiness workshops, cultural and sports enrichment opportunities and academic support/Regents and SAT preparation.