Meet our Summit Partner – USC Black Alumni Association

The USC Black Alumni Association is a leadership network established to strengthen the legacy of educational attainment and excellence of USC black students. The BAA provides scholarship assistance; career mentoring and cultural advocacy through alumni volunteer involvement, philanthropy, and social enterprise. I’m picture here with the awesome BAA Executive Director, Dr. Michéle Turner, after our […]

Get to know Academic Savvy

  • April 5th, 2016
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  • Angelina Arrington

About Academic SavvyHappy Tuesday, my Savvy Friends! This week, I’ll be introducing you to our Summit Presenters and Panelists, starting with our Summit organizer and Financing College Workshop Co-Facilitator (and hostess with the mostess) ANGELINA ARRINGTON. There’s still time to register for the morning panel and afternoon parent workshops. The student portion of the conference […]

Summer Savvy Part 2 – Your Kitchen: The Perfect Spot for Family Fun and Summer Learning!

  • July 16th, 2014
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  • Angelina Arrington

Summer Savvy Part 2: Your Kitchen: The perfect spot for family fun and summer learning! When I was growing up, our summers meant lazy days spent playing softball at the park, swimming at the local public pool, helping my school teacher mother prepare her classroom for the fall, following my grandmother around the kitchen, and […]

Summer Savvy Part 1- How to Keep Kids Engaged, Learning, and Having Fun All Summer

  • June 14th, 2014
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  • Angelina Arrington

With school out and summer fast approaching, parents often start thinking of what activities they can do to keep their kids engaged, thinking, and having fun. While kids need summer time to disengage from schoolwork and just be kids, its also important for parents to keep children intellectually engaged throughout summer. Studies show that students […]

Twenty Years Strong

This year marks my twentieth year in the education field, and my passion for working with children and families has only gotten stronger with each passing year.  My education and training, combined with my extensive teaching and administrative experience, work with diverse populations, stellar customer service, steely resolve, creative pursuits, and commitment to personal and professional […]