JA Is Really Newsworthy!
By Courtney Azuike
Houston Community College (HCC) hosted their bi-annual Student IDEAS Pitch Competition virtually last month. This competition was designed for high school and college students to share their creative ideas and social innovations by pitching a product or service to a panel of expert judges from Rice University, University of St. Thomas, HCC and Impact...
By Jim McCaskill
Andrew and Isabela met in her 4th grade class, when Andrew was a JA classroom volunteer. Isabela, now a young adult in college, was reaching out after sharing her Junior Achievement experience in an interview. Andrew had profoundly influenced her future and the story prompted her to try to...
By Carla Crowe
Strategic partnerships are instrumental to fulfilling the JA mission, and we’re honored to work with ECMC Group and Altierus Career College as we both aspire to help students achieve...
By Becky Neely
It's no secret that volunteers are a core part of the JA experience. Their continued dedication to the students in our communities is the main reason we want them to receive recognition and let our readers know who these amazing individuals...
By Tania Daniel
JA’s entrepreneurial pillar is the strongest it has ever been, with 27 startup companies participating in the recent JA EnTEENpreneur Conference to pitch their business plans for seed money. On behalf of our key sponsors, Enbridge and H-E-B, please join us in congratulating this year’s first place winner, “Diverse Is Not A...
By Karen St. Fort
As we near the close of October, we wanted to take the time to highlight some extraordinary JA alumni! Our first spotlight is Isabela Overturf. A student at Claremont McKenna College majoring in Environmental Analysis and Psychology dual major. Capstone Manager, Karen St. Fort, had the opportunity to see what she's up to and how JA's impact holds value to her...
Celebrating Recognizing the Dedication and Passion of an Outstanding Volunteer during Hispanic Heritage Month
By Becky Neeley
Junior Achievement is honored to spotlight Alex Mata during Hispanic Heritage...
By Tania Daniel
Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas is extremely proud of our student founded and operated business EVO (Elkins Very Own) from Elkins High School in Fort Bend ISD for being named as one of the Finalists in the 2020 National Student Leadership...
JA Teens Survey: The Financial Impact of COVID-19
Blog from JA USA
By Hannah Henry
JA Teens Survey: The Financial Impact of...
By Judy Knocke
In celebration of National Volunteer Week, Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas and Conroe ISD acknowledge four volunteers for their exceptional dedication and service to our schools and, most importantly, to our...