On Friday, May 12th, 2017, Alexis Rogers of WLWT5 visited Horizon Science Academy Cincinnati. Ms. Rogers read to our Kindergarten students and met with CYSP students to speak about her career with WLWT5. Ms. Rogers shared her views on the importance of education and how education can bring freedom and opportunities. Her speech was a great inspiration to our students.
Ms. Rogers is a graduate of Missouri School of Journalism, one of the best journalism schools in US. While in college, Alexis worked as a reporter for Columbia’s NPR affiliate KBIA-FM, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment in Chicago and NBC Washington. She is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and founder of I.M.A.G.I.N.E., a mentoring program for young women.