Posted April 3, 2023
DPS Black Students Alliance Gala – Over 300 students were in attendance at the banquet. Lincoln was represented with 18 students from our BSA! Keynote Speakers were Antoinette “Toi” Massey (Mechanical Engineer; attended Howard University with a degree in Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering) and Micah Smith (Journalist & Social Equity Reporter for Denver 7’s news).
Many awards surrounding excellence in activism, athletics, academics, and leadership were given.
ALHS Students that won awards:
Samya Abram – Shirley Chisholm Award for Leadership
Kevin Bamwisho – Cornel West Award for Academic Prowess
Evony Fields – Martin Luther King Jr. Award for Social Activism
Amina Abdikadir – Martin Luther King Jr. Award for Social Activism
Muhamed Jumale – Jackie Robinson Student Athlete Award
Gradie Kabaya – Cornel West Award for Academic Prowess
Adeshina Alassani – Jackie Robinson Student Athlete Award
SHOUT OUT to Mr. Hamm for supporting our BSA in this event!