Neighborhood Academic Initiative Scholars Start Path To College

The USC McMorrow Neighborhood Academic Initiative’s  (NAI) newest participants take the first steps on their demanding seven-year trek toward higher education. More than 100 sixth-graders — the 28th class of the USC Leslie and William McMorrow NAI scholars — walked the red carpet in grand style, their first step as part of the seven-year college prep program at USC. Accompanied by cheers from previous NAI scholars, who will soon be their peers and mentors, they started down a literal pathway to college that the program provides. Read more here.