Category: City, Education, Local News, Top Stories

J.U.S.T. L.A.W. Essay Contest Winners Recognized

From the Community News Mayor Malik D. Evans yesterday joined N.Y. State Supreme Court Justice William K. Taylor, RCSD Superintendent Dr....

Sound The Alarm:  Greater Rochester Red Cross’ Free Smoke Alarm Campaign

By Staff “Sound The Alarm” is a call to action to prevent or respond to an emergency, and the name of an initiative of the American Red...

RCSD School Budget: There Must Be a Better Way

Op-ed by Don Bartalo During April and May, I attended every Zoom meeting of the RCSD finance committee and full board. During that period,...

Beyond the Sanctuary Gets Funding For Job Readiness to Uplift Local Families

Tyronda James tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church’s Beyond the Sanctuary (BTS) organization recently received...

Universidades del área de Rochester organizan un evento para escuchar a la comunidad puertorriqueña

Staff report (English version available.) “Escuchando su voz: universidades del área de Rochester escuchan a la comunidad...

Culturally Response Teaching: Local Parent Leadership Group Encourages Difficult Conversations About Diversity

By Miguel Lopez MiguelLopez@minorityreporter.net (Spanish version available.) The Greater Rochester Parent Leadership Training Institute...

Unity Needs to be Constructed Around Knowledge that Shatters Taught Myths

By: Henry Padrón-Morales History is replete with superstars. Some are the product of academics, and others of memory and the stories that...

DeAnna Burt-Nanna Appointed as MCC’s First President of Color

By Tyronda James tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) An experienced educator, administrator, and advocate...

Orlando Ortiz es el más reciente profesor honorario del programa de profesorado Minnet del Instituto Tecnológico de Rochester

Orlando Ortiz es el más reciente profesor honorario del programa de profesorado Minnet del Instituto Tecnológico de Rochester Por Marisol...

RCSD Explains Reopening Plans

Staff reports (Versión en español abajo.) The Rochester City School District is holding five virtual sessions to explain its reopening...