STUDENTS OF THE YEAR:
YBU is proud to announce several students of the year. Jordan Randles has won a full scholarship to Bard University in upstate New York. We are very proud and congratulate Jordan on this outstanding accomplishment.
EDUCATION – 12th Grade, Grayson High School
CHURCH MEMBER - First Atlanta Baptist Church
COLLEGE PLANS - Bard College
CAREER OBJECTIVE - Entrepreneur, Motivational Speaker, Marketing Executive
- Recipient of the Posse Award ($180,000 Scholarship – Bard College)
Recipient of the Humanitarian Award and Scholastic Achievement Award for Atlanta-Gwinnett Upward Bound
Honors Courses: Chinese, Engineering Applications (College Course), Honors Chemistry, Physics, Math II + III, Integrated Trigonometry
- Member of Youth Branding University
Derek D Rhodes
YBU is proud to announce several students of the year: Derek D. Rhodes. We are very proud and congratulate Derek on this outstanding accomplishment.
EDUCATION – 12th Grade, Chamblee Charter High School
CHURCH MEMBER - New Birth Baptist Church
COLLEGE PLANS -
CAREER OBJECTIVE - Entrepreneur and Motivational Speaker
National Society Of High School Scholars
Gentlemen of Destiny
People To People
Toast Masters Youth Leadership Program
Member of Youth Branding University
D J Priest
EDUCATION – 7th Grade, Cedar Grove Middle School
CHURCH MEMBER -
COLLEGE PLANS -
CAREER OBJECTIVE -
Official DJ for Youth Branding University.
Teamed up with V103 (Premiere Hip-Hop Atlanta, GA Radio station) with Greg Street and Grand Hustle’s [T.I. Label]
Routine sets at the Boys and Girls Clubs in Atlanta and participates in fundraisers like Big Boi [Outkast] Annual Events, which contribute to youths in Atlanta.
DJ Priest’s Annual Toy Drive.
His first book, GO DJ, shows other youths that through hard work and determination anything is possible!