Monthly Archives: April 2016

Meet Chris – Tweeter of the Week for 4/24

I was born  in Cleveland but moved away at the ripe age of 7 to Michigan. When it came time for college I decided to make my way back to the city I had been rooting for since I left. At John Carroll University, I majored in economics and finance and played football. After graduation, […]

Meet Prestys, Marissa, Lydia, Simone, Olivia, & Maggie = BW Urban Semester students – TWEETER OF THE WEEK FOR 4/17

The BW Urban Semester program is a semester long Living-Learning program, where selected students live together in a university owned house located in Brooklyn Centre.  The students work at non-profit internships across the city and study together through five Urban Semester courses, while exploring Cleveland through service, arts, cultural and social activities. The group’s origins […]

Meet Katie – Tweeter of the Week for 4/10

Katie is a 26 year old who just permanently relocated to Cleveland of an amazing new job. After the last 7 years working as a manager for Starbucks, Katie took an opportunity to help the city of Cleveland grow with a company called The Keep it Local Project. She originally moved to Ohio two years […]

Meet Brendan – Tweeter of the Week for 4/3

Brendan Heil is a lifelong Clevelander and proud resident of Gordon Square. Brendan grew up in the Detroit-Shoreway neighborhood and is amazed  by the progress in the neighborhood. A graduate of Urban Community School, St. Edward High School, Ohio University and Cleveland-Marshall College of law.  After earning his JD and M.P.A. from Cleveland State Brendan […]