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Thank you!

By Sharon Machrone / November 21, 2011 / 0 Comments

Link thanks all supporters and guests who attended our annual fundraiser, A Taste of Newark, held last week at NJPAC’s Prudential Hall. Your support helps Link sustain its excellent middle school program!  For more about the event, click here.

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Link Alumni present winning essays at Pru’s BLF Conference

By Sharon Machrone / November 20, 2011 / 0 Comments

Link is proud to announce that Maya Reid ’11 and Jabari Mallory ’11 presented their winning essays, written while students at Link, to the Prudential Black Leadership Forum (BLF) Conference in East Brunswick, NJ on November 17, 2011.

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Link on the Radio!

By Sharon Machrone / November 14, 2011 / 0 Comments

Head of School Maria Pilar Paradiso and Director of Annual Fund Ngozi Emenyeonu were interviewed about Link and the upcoming fundraiser, A Taste of Newark, for a segment on WBGO Journal by Doug Doyle, the station’s news director on Friday, November 11.

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Shavar Jeffries inspires Linkers

By Sharon Machrone / November 7, 2011 / 0 Comments

Shavar Jeffries visited Link today and encouraged students to set high expectations for themselves, to prepare well and follow through on those expectations, and to keep track of their character as they move through life. Additionally he exhorted students to “give back” to their communities.

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Pingry students volunteer at Link

By Sharon Machrone / October 28, 2011 / 0 Comments

A team of eleven students from Pingry School (the Upper School) in Martinsville, NJ arrived at Link today to perform community service at Link in accordance with Pingry’s annual Community Service Day.

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Actress Tisha Campbell-Martin visits Link

By Sharon Machrone / October 13, 2011 / 0 Comments

Actress Tisha Campbell-Martin, star of Lifetime’s recent drama series “The Protector,” visited Link today at the invitation of her longtime friend, Sahirah Johnson, Link’s performing arts teacher and inspired students to “do their best”.

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14th Annual A Taste of Newark slated for November 16, 2011

By Sharon Machrone / October 5, 2011 / 0 Comments

Join in Link’s annual fundraiser, honoring our valued friends, the Aboyoun family. The event will be held on Wednesday, November 16, between 5:30 PM and 9:30 PM at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. Click here for information about the event, including how to purchase ticket and sponsor the event.

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Link prepares for a move to a new home!

By Sharon Machrone / October 4, 2011 / 0 Comments

Link announces a move to a new facility and plans to transform the space at 23 Pennsylvania Avenue, in Newark, to one that supports and inspires learning among students and faculty.

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The Aboyoun Family to be honored at A Taste of Newark 2011

By Sharon Machrone / October 4, 2011 / 0 Comments

Link will honor the Aboyoun Family – Robin, Joseph, Stacy and Mark – for their long standing commitment to and invaluable support of Link at the school’s its annual benefit, A Taste of Newark. The event Is scheduled for Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark from 5:30 pm […]

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In Your Words

By Sharon Machrone / October 4, 2011 / 0 Comments

“Teachers at Link taught me to focus and to perform at my best.” – W. Keith Moore ‘76

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