February 6, 2016 NPE students performed an original play on the history of hip-hop at the Nyack Center's Black History Month Celebration. Check it out below...
February 20, 2016 - May
1, 2016 NPE hosted a SAT / ACT prep class for the community. The class was filled to capacity
and culminated with the students taking an actual SAT or ACT.
May 14, 2016 NPE
hosted its annual Scholarship Award Ceremony. Four graduating seniors were honored as well as two students moving up
to high school.
July 7, 2016 As
partof its Summer Program for members, NPE arranged for a tour of the Nasdaq Marketsite in New York
City. Attendees learned about the stock market in general as well as specifics on the structure of the Nasdaq market.
July 8, 2016 As
partof its Summer Program, NPE arranged for members and their guests to spend a night at the American
Museum of Natural History. This event was a hit with the young children who especially enjoyed the dinosaurs.
July 16, 2016 NPE hosted its 8th annual summer fundraiser event, Wine, Music and Arts Festival from 12pm - 6pm at Palaia Winery
at 10 Sweet Clover Rd., Woodbury, NY. A fun time was had by all. Check out some photos from the event below:
July 31, 2016 As
partof its Summer Program, NPE arranged for members and their guests to visit the National Museum of
the Native American Indian. Attendees learned a great deal about the life and customs of the Indian tribes in the Americas.
August, 2016 NPE
had Summer Enrichment sessions as part of its Summer Program. This year's sessions focused on the African influence in the
various islands of the Caribbean. You can check out numerous pictures from the Summer Enrichment sessions on our Facebook
September 9, 2016 - October
23, 2016 NPE hosted a College Essay Prep Course which was open to the public.
October 8-10, 2016 NPE hosted its Fall 2016 College Tour of schools in and around Philadelphia including UPenn, Temple, Drexel, Lincoln
The college tour was open to the public.
Checking out some of the history of Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
NPE College Tour attendees visited Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
NPE College Tour attendees visited Drexel University where their host was an NPE alum
NPE College Tour attendees visited Lincoln University
NPE College Tour attendees took time to visit the famous "Rocky" steps
At Temple University the group was greeted by the Temple Owl mascot
The group toured the campus of Temple University
The group was greeted by current Upenn students including two NPE alums
Building a pipeline: Upenn prospective student, sophomore and senior
Group picture at the University of Pennsylvania
NPE College Tour attendees visited Villanova University
NPE President Dominique Bourdeau-Oscar with Rockland Zetas who contributed to the Youth Symposium
November 5, 2016
NPE co-hosted a Comedy Night fundraiser with the New Rochelle-White Plains Kappa League featuring Donnell Rawlings
at Levity Live in West Nyack, NY.
December 3, 2016 NPE hosted its Almost Christmas Family Holiday Dinner Party from 5pm - 9pm at the DoubleTree Hilton in Mahwah. It was an excellent time for NPE
members and friends to celebrate the season with their children.