Spotlight on National Achievers Society Member: Petunie Thegenus

Stories Spotlight on National Achievers Society Member: Petunie Thegenus Since elementary school, Petunie Thegenus has been a National Achievers Society (NAS) member at the Urban League of Palm Beach County. Last year, she was selected for the College Board National African American Recognition Program as a result of her performance on her PSAT and AP […]

ULPBC Students Learn About STEM Through Two Challenges

Stories ULPBC Students Learn About STEM Through Two Challenges Dostin Bartolon, Kymeria Pitts, Chamya Jones, Alejandra Stephens, and Nyelli Pierre work on project. Recently, our students worked on two STEM challenges: a flip bottle challenge, and assembling and wiring a robotic snake challenge.   For the bottle challenge, students used visual directions, graphic organizers, charts, […]

Twenty-Year-Old Turns Life Around Through Our PBSO Workforce Development Program

Stories Twenty-Year-Old Turns Life Around Through Our PBSO Workforce Development Program Our PBSO Workforce Development Program is changing the lives of young adults who are looking to find good jobs and stay clear of trouble.  Desmere Wilson, 20, enrolled in the program in the late spring.   At the time, he was a 9th grade […]