Whitman Freshman Selected as SU Spotlight Scholar

Whitman Freshman Selected as SU Spotlight Scholar

Buckner_Kenny_7009Atlanta Word Works, a nonprofit dedicated to bringing writing and spoken word poetry to young people in Atlanta, recently named Kenneth Buckner, an outstanding 2015 graduate of the city’s Holy Innocents high school, as its first Youth Poet Laureate. Buckner is now a first-year student at Syracuse University, where he is also a Posse Foundation Scholar and Whitman/iSchool dual major. Read Buckner’s full profile.


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Alison Kessler is the alumni publications and outreach manager at the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University. She has amassed more than 20 years of experience in integrated marketing communications in the corporate, agency, not-for-profit, higher education and government sectors. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and mass communication and psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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