Jessica Keller

LWV, GHS Sponsor Harvard Case Discussion on MLK and Voting Rights

If you were a civil rights leader after Selma in 1965, how might you have responded to the violence and worked to move the cause of voting rights forward for the African American community? This question will be the focus of an innovative program on Nov. 13 offered by the League of Women Voters of Greenwich together with the Greenwich High School Social Studies Department. Participants will not only include League members from Greenwich and New York, but also students from up to five area high schools. This will be the second in a series of case discussions that the League is aiming to make into an annual community program. read more...

GHS Homeless Club Visits Pacific House Shelter

“It’s wretched, you disconnect from everything,” said a man named Chris who spoke to a group of students at Greenwich High School last Thursday about his experience being homeless. “All ya think about is where you’re gonna get your next meal, your next change of clothes, how you’re gonna get clean and where you’re gonna sleep,” read more...