WEDNESDAY, OCT 12, 2016
Altice USA is proud to announce that it has launched a student essay contest in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month. The contest is open to middle-school students (grades 6 through 8) and high-school students (grades 9 through 12) who attend school in the communities that Altice USA serves with its Optimum and Suddenlink television, internet and phone services. The 2016 contest asks students to: “Name a Latino, past or present, with whom you would choose to spend a day and explain why.” In all areas, essays must be submitted through the Altice Connects website http://alticeconnects.com/, emailed to HispanicHeritage@Alticeusa.com, or mailed to Altice USA, Attention Public Affairs, 1111 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage, NY 11714. Entries will be accepted through November 7 and cannot exceed 500 words. One grand prize and three runner up prizes will be awarded in both the middle- and high-school categories for both Optimum and Suddenlink service areas. Winners will be selected and announced in November 2016. Prizes include a $1500 cash scholarship (Grand Prize) or an iPad mini (Runner Up).
Oct. 12, 3:35 PM to Nov. 7, 12:00 AM
Optimum and Suddenlink service areas
SHARE THIS EVENT:
SATURDAY, FEB 2, 2019
Join us for an evening of true stories from Memphis educators and students. Chalkbeat Tennessee is hosting a storytelling event under the theme "Natural Consequences" alongside Spillit.
We'll explore how natural and unnatural, just and unjust consequences to actions impact our lives and experiences. Storytellers will deliver personal stories, and many of them will touch on how, in diverse ways, school discipline has impacted their lives. Don't miss our latest investigation into school discipline practices here.Tickets are 10 dollars and available at the door the evening of the show. The event will be held Feb. 2 at Epicenter, 902 Cooper Street, Memphis, TN. Chalkbeat Tennessee is a nonprofit news organization committed to covering Tennessee schools.
Feb. 2, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Epicenter, 902 Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104