WRITE FIELD / POYNTER INSTITUTE

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Young, gifted, in black

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On May 1, 41 boys became the fourth class to participate in the Write Field’s graduation ceremony at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg. Speaker Will Packer, a St. Petersburg native, Florida A&M University graduate and filmmaker, told them they must learn how to overcome failure. The Write Field program improves the academic performance and life skills of middle school boys.
(DEMORRIS LEE/SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER)

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