Historically, the Lents neighborhood has been given fewer resources and has been negatively stereotyped by the wealthier communities surrounding it. The Grant community is no different than other affluent areas, labelling the area around the Marshall Campus as “dirty” and “dangerous.”
Grant Magazine travels to New York City for the fourth year in a row after being nominated for a Gold or Silver Crown award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. This is a full documentation of the transformation of the team over the course of this trip.
For Sidney Jones, depression and anxiety have always been a defining part of her life. Now, she uses her experiences to help other students who go through similar challenges.
Many teens struggle with mental health and substance abuse when they reach adolescence. For senior Cosmos Dart, attending a wilderness rehabilitation camp helped him find a balance.
Finding his forte in rap, freshman DaMarhe’a Taylor has been able to overcome a rocky past and share his story of perseverance.