Category for Academic Studio

NOCCA Culinary Student WINS Food Network’s Chopped Teen Tournament

Eliana de Las Casas, NOCCA Culinary Arts | Academic Studio, 11th Grader

Link To Food Network Update | Grand Champion
New Orleans-based 16-year-old Kid Chef Eliana (Eliana de Las Casas), award-winning chef, cookbook author, and radio show host, is the winner of Food Network’s Chopped Teen Tournament. …

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Academic Studio | Musical Theatre Alum Ernest Houston Johnson Scholar at Stanford University

Musical Theater alum and NOCCA Academic Studio graduate Morgan-Me’Lyn Grant (’16) has been selected to participate in Stanford University’s Ernest Houston Johnson Scholars Program. This program honors Ernest Houston Johnson, the first Black graduate of Stanford University in the pioneer class of 1891. It captures his …

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Spotlight On Academic Studio | Musical Theatre 11th Grader

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Recent Culinary Arts NOCCA Grad Receives James Beard Scholarship

Full-Day Academic Studio | Culinary Arts Student Receives $20,000 Scholarship
Louisiana’s arts conservatory, NOCCA is proud to share the news that recent graduate in Culinary Arts and its full-day school Academic Studio, Sierra Torres, is one of only ten students nationally to receive the 2016 James …

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Teen Art Exhibition: Voice of a New Era

Exhibit at  Contemporary Arts  Center  New  Orleans Features  NOCCA  Students:
Barriane Franks
Bixby Boss
Charis Johnson
Chase Whittington
Claire Levine
Gwen Murphy
Janeva Morris
Judith Breinan
Kaitlyn Aromy
Kyron Neveaux
Marigny DeBlanc
Matilda Plaza-Gibson
Tevia Schroeder
Will Nichols
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Tulane City Center Maps Exhibit–featuring NOCCA students

Go and see the work of four 11th Grade Academic Studio Humanities students that is currently featured in the Tulane School of Architecture’s City Center exhibit, LOCATING NEW ORLEANS: AN EXPLORATION ON SHAKY GROUND. 
Bixby Boss (Media Arts), Sha’Bria Cousin (Visual Arts), Reed Parker (Visual Arts), and Juliet Walker (Theatre …

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NOCCA Integrated World History Curriculum: A New Paradigm for Teaching

Link To World History Connected | Study of NOCCA’s Integrated Teaching

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NOCCA Academic Studio Students Present To Mayor Mitch Landrieu

 
 

As a special class with NOCCA President & CEO Kyle Wedberg, NOCCA Academic Studio seniors worked collaboratively on City Planning topics and real life civics lessons.
Mr. Wedberg, who also serves as board chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission, began there and, after presentations …

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Grade “A” Continues For NOCCA

Artwork By NOCCA Academic Studio Visual Arts Student Reed Parker
NOCCA is proud to share the news from the State Department of Education: NOCCA has received the classification of “A” for its innovative Academic Studio full-day academic program for the third year in a row, maintaining …

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Academic Studio Seniors take part in real world civics lessons by visiting the New Orleans City Council

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