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Spotlight on two graduating Goodman teens

June 6, 2024

A pair of high schoolers, Madison La Follette’s Kiara Lillie and Madison East’s Lydia Olson, who have been longtime, dedicated participants graduate June 8

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, TEENworks, Teens

Goodman’s 2024 LOFT HBCU trip was memorable

May 15, 2024

The tour was not just about academics — it celebrated culture and tradition, and a deep appreciation for Black heritage.

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, Teens

LOFT youth make cat beds for Dane County Humane Society

January 12, 2024

LOFT participants volunteer to create cat beds for the Dane County Humane Society.

Lussier LOFT Middle School, Eastside News Stories, Teens

The student staff of "Tower TV" video tape a segment for an episode.

East High ‘Tower TV’ is must-see TV

November 20, 2023

For the past 16 years, Madison East High School has had a student-run monthly YouTube program “Tower TV.” It’s time to add it to your watchlist.

Neighborhood News, Teens, Community Stories

GCC teens stand in front of a statue of a panther at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

LOFT assisting teens with college prep

November 16, 2023

A LOFT program seeks to help teens break down the college application process into manageable steps.

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, Teens

Goodman Community Center teens Shayla and Kiara outside the center.

Goodman Community Center is a special place to these 2 amazing teens

November 3, 2023

When GCC is a student’s ‘third place’ — offering a deep sense of belonging — they create a more secure future for themselves.

Lussier LOFT High School, Letesha Nelson, Eastside News Stories, Teens

Naomi Wetzel, a Scout from Troop 747, leans on the Goodman Community Center's Little Free Library.

Eagle Scout project will fix Goodman’s Little Free Library

September 15, 2023

Little Free Libraries have become beloved. The one at GCC will be fixed up and the community can help by adding books to the library.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News, Teens, At the Center

Two high school seniors who are in Goodman programming will graduate June 9. Read their profile.

Spotlight on two graduating Goodman teens

June 7, 2023

A pair of high schoolers, Madison East's Greta Craemer-Meihsner and Madison La Follette's Thomas Tatus, who have been longtime, dedicated participants graduate June 9.

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, TEENworks, Teens

Seven Goodman teens visit a Southern university during spring break.

LOFT HBCU trip motivates high school students

May 4, 2023

During spring break, seven high schoolers and staff toured historically Black colleges and universities. The teens found it amazing to be surrounded by people who look like them.

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, Teens

"Lettuce" Share A Transition Academy Tradition

April 11, 2023

A 10-year relationship with Olbrich Gardens continues with a handful of lettuce seeds.

Teens, Transition Academy

Teens from Goodman Community Center's Lussier LOFT head south to visit HBCUs.

Lussier LOFT teens headed to HBCUs for spring break

March 21, 2023

Teens will explore institutions and take in the history and culture of the South

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, Teens