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PENCIL 20th Anniversary

07.30.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

PENCIL, one of New York’s leading education nonprofits, today announced the election of Jack Stephenson, President of HealthPlus Amerigroup, and John Fosina, Chief Financial Officer of York Capital, to its Board of Directors. Stephenson has more than a decade of …

Former PENCIL Fellow and current fourth-year corporate summer analyst at JPMorgan Chase & Co., Anthony Louis, talks with current PENCIL Fellows.

07.22.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   Event Highlights, Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

It’s no coincidence that PENCIL Partner and proud PENCIL Fellows Program sponsor, global finance powerhouse JPMorgan Chase & Co., facilitated the first working breakfast for this cohort of PENCIL Fellows with a focus on financial planning and saving. PENCIL Fellows …

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07.20.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   Event Highlights, PENCIL News

PENCIL hosted a 20th anniversary celebration for our business partners, mentors and volunteers and our educators to highlight the productive school year and to kick off the PENCIL Fellows internship season. Over 100 guests enjoyed food and drink at game. …

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07.01.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   Event Highlights, Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL Media Clips, PENCIL News, Press Releases

Check out our media coverage of PENCIL’s first BOSS FOR A DAY event where PENCIL Fellows traveled to different businesses to learn the ins and outs of the organizations before starting their first internships on Monday, July 6! My9NJ covered PENCIL’s …

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05.26.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL Media Clips, PENCIL News

Crain’s New York Business’s recently featured PENCIL and President David Weiner on their “The Insider” blog. Focused on our reinvention of our Principal for a Day initiative, Boss for a Day aligns more closely with our current and future endeavors …

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05.26.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL Media Clips, PENCIL News

Our PENCIL Fellows keep learning new ways to connect and engage with the business community, especially with the guidance of our wonderful business volunteers through our PENCIL Partner, LinkedIn. The 2015 PENCIL Fellows cohort–200+ of them!–learned about the “anatomy of …

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05.18.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

Dear PENCIL Friend, This is a special year for us; 2015 marks our 20th Anniversary! PENCIL started 20 years ago with the advent of Principal For A Day® program. Two decades later, PENCIL remains the leader in creating innovative and …

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05.12.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

Bank Street College President Shael Polakow-Suransky Elected to PENCIL’s Board of Directors New York, NY, May 8— PENCIL, one of New York’s leading education nonprofits, today announced the election of Shael Polakow-Suransky, President of Bank Street College of Education, to …

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05.05.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, First Lady Chirlane McCray, announced the creation of the Center for Youth Employment on May 4, 2015. This is a new public-private partnership between the de Blasio administration and local …

PENCIL 20th Anniversary

05.01.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   Event Highlights, PENCIL News, Upcoming Events

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