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NS Consortium Professional Development

March 13, 2017

On Friday, March 10th, Express Yourself hosted a professional development workshop for the faculty and staff of the Northshore Education Consortium.  A wide variety of professionals including teachers, counselors, and paraprofessionals attended the workshop…

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Express Yourself had a ‘Lovely’ guest in our studio

March 8, 2017

Last week, Express Yourself had the privilege of showcasing our studio to a very special guest. On February 27th Senator Joan B. Lovely came for a grand tour of our arts studio. In her third…

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Exyo Artist Drives the Champions!

February 15, 2017

Our very own visual artist, Shawn-Paul Filtranti, captained a Boston Duck Boat during the New England Patriots victory parade on Tuesday, February 7th.  Braving the winter elements, Shawn-Paul drove a Duck Boat full of…

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Express Yourself Nominated for Non Profit of the Year

February 1, 2017

Express Yourself has been nominated for a Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce Business Award in the Non Profit of the Year category.  From over 300 applications, each nomination category was vetted and narrowed down to just…

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Amplify Grants Awarded to Express Yourself Mentors

January 24, 2017

Nic Bennett and Rachel Cushing, two of Express Yourself’s longest standing youth participants and mentors, have each received an Amplify Youth Voices Grant from the Mass Cultural Council.  Amplify Youth Voices is a new initiative…

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Cammie Griffin of STOMP International Tour Visits Express Yourself

January 19, 2017

Express Yourself was thrilled to welcome Cammie Griffin of the STOMP International Tour back to the studio to work with Express Yourself youth this week.  This is Cammie’s sixth year working with Express Yourself. …

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Express Yourself Artwork Featured at the Mayor’s Gallery

January 10, 2017

Artwork created by at the Express Yourself studio by students from the Beverly High School Ladders Program is on display at the Mayor’s Gallery in Beverly City Hall.  Mike Cahill, the mayor of Beverly…

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Good Luck Raya

December 15, 2016

As we head into winter break, we say goodbye to Raya! Raya has been an Express Yourself participant for 10 years.  She first joined Express Yourself through Solstice, and has since gone on to…

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New Express Yourself public art unveiled at the Cummings Center

December 8, 2016

“Express Yourself is changing the face of Cummings Center through youth art,” said Bill Cummings, founder of Cummings Properties. Look around the building at The Cummings Center 100 building and see another new piece…

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Express Yourself kicks off ArtLink Partnership with the Peabody Essex Museum

November 30, 2016

On November 15, Express Yourself youth from North Shore Recovery High School visited the Peabody Essex Museum.  They toured the exhibit Lunar Attraction and created mixed media art pieces in reaction to the show.  These students…

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