Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Leon to Attend the University of Michigan, Her Mom Madonna's Old School

Leon to Attend the University of Michigan, Her Mom Madonna’s Old School

Lourdes Leon is returning to her mother’s Michigan roots… The 17-year-old half-Cuban American fashionista, the daughter of pop star Madonna, has officially enrolled as a freshman at the University of Michigan, according to US Weekly. Leon’s...

Jun 25, 14 • EducationNo Comments »

“Dog Whisperer with César Millán” Heading to the CW in October

Prepare for the dog (Satur)days of fall with César Millán… The CW has unveiled “One Magnificent Morning,” a five-hour Saturday morning block targeting teenagers and their families. Set to launch on October 5, the 7:00 am-to-noon block will...

Jun 6, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Swizz Beatz to Attend Harvard Business School

Swizz Beatz to Attend Harvard Business School

Swizz Beatz is headed to the Ivy League… The 35-year-old half-Puerto Rican hip-hop artist and record producer, born Kasseem Dean, has been accepted to Harvard Business School’s nine-week Owner/President Management Extension Program, the same one...

Apr 28, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Domingo to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Domingo to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Starting next month, you’ll be able to call Plácido Domingo a doctor. The 73-year-old Spanish tenor and conductor/musical director will receive an honorary doctorate degree from Berklee College of Music at its international campus in Valencia,...

Mar 23, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Palacio to Release

Palacio to Release “Wonder” Companion Book “365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne’s Book of Precepts”

R.J. Palacio is bringing a little more wonder to the world… The Latina writer, whose real name is Raquel Jaramillo, will release a companion book to her hit kids’ novel Wonder, which centers on a fifth grader with a facial deformity. Random...

Feb 13, 14 • EducationNo Comments »
Mana's Vallín to Open Guitar School in Aguascalientes, Mexico

Mana’s Vallín to Open Guitar School in Aguascalientes, Mexico

Sergio Vallín is helping educate the next generation of guitarists… For the past 18 months, the 40-year-old Mexican musician and lead guitarist of Maná has been working hard to build a guitar school in his hometown of Aguascalientes, Mexico....

Dec 30, 13 • EducationNo Comments »
Garcia to Receive Honorary Doctorate from National University of San Martin

Garcia to Receive Honorary Doctorate from National University of San Martin

Charly Garcia will be rockin’ the halls of National University of San Martin soon… Next week, the 62-year-old Argentine rock singer-songwriter will receive an honorary doctorate in recognition of “his inestimable contribution to music and...

Dec 14, 13 • EducationNo Comments »
Sanz Receives Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Sanz Receives Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

There’s a doctor in the house… And, his name is Alejandro Sanz. The 44-year-old Spanish singer has received an honorary doctorate degree from one of the world’s foremost institutions devoted to his craft. Sanz accepted the honor from...

Nov 6, 13 • EducationNo Comments »
Pitbull Opening Sports Leadership Charter School in Miami

Pitbull Opening Sports Leadership Charter School in Miami

Pitbull is giving children in his old stomping grounds a slammin’ opportunity… The 32-year-old Cuban American rap superstar has announced plans to open SLAM, or the Sports Leadership and Management School in Little Havana, the Miami neighborhood...

Aug 18, 13 • EducationNo Comments »
Sanz to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Sanz to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Alejandro Sanz is preparing for a little pomp and circumstance… The 44-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter, a 15-time Latin Grammy winner, will receive an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Berklee College of Music on November 6, 2013. Sanz...

Jul 31, 13 • EducationNo Comments »