Chronicling BIPOC Stories

Interview with Jackie McGriff, Director and Producer of Our Voices Project

Written by Smriti Jacob of Rochester Beacon. 

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How the Our Voices Project is transforming curricula about Black History

WXXI News, "Connections with Evan Dawson"

Interview with:

Jackie McGriff, Director and producer for the Our Voices Project

Courtney Shouse, parent, and member of the Education Task Force for Eliminating Racism and Seeking Equity (E.R.A.S.E.)

Tyleea K. Payne-Harley, member of the Irondequoit High School Mosaic Club, who portrays Maria Stewart in the Our Voices Project

Selena G. Eyob, member of the Irondequoit High School Mosaic Club, who portrays Afeni Shakur in the Our Voices Project
Justin R. Connor, member of the Irondequoit High School Mosaic Club, who portrays Bass Reeves in the Our Voices Project

Changing how Black history is taught in schools

13WHAM News, "Many Voices, Many Visions"

Hosted by Alexis Arnold

Interview with Jackie McGriff, Director and Producer of Our Voices Project, Teisha Maldonado, parent and Mosaic advisor, Courtney Shouse, E.R.A.S.E. leader and parent and Traci Williams, student actor.

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Irondequoit HS students mark Black History Month with video series

Fox Rochester

Interview with Selena Eyob, student, and Jenna Zahariev, counselor and advisor for Irondequoit High School Mosaic Club