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Mariama opens the show with her original spoken word poem.

Wednesday, November 8

Slam Poets Wow at Spoken Harvest

Six young poets from 826 Boston Writers’ Rooms at two Boston public schools–the Boston Teachers Union School and the John D. O’Bryant School of Math and Science–performed original [...]

Wednesday, November 1

Eighth Annual College Essay Boot Camp

One of the most stressful parts of the college application process for students is the daunting task of writing a perfect and personal college essays.

Friday, October 20

Slam Poets Perform at HUBweek 2017

On Tuesday, October 10, the 826 Boston Slam Poetry Team performed at the Roxbury Innovation Showcase, kicking off the beginning of HUBweek 2017. The event, sponsored by The Boston Globe, [...]

Monday, July 31

826 Boston’s First Ever College Essay Academy

In an effort to demystify and defang the college essay process, 826 Boston hosted its first ever College Essay Academy on the week of July 24th through July 28th, 2017.

Tuesday, July 11

Grove Hall Superhero Release Party

It is undeniable that at one point in time, we all wished we were a superhero or had superpowers. We recently celebrated student authors from the Grove Hall After-School Program and the release [...]

Monday, July 10

Express Yourself at the Rubix Release Party

“In a crowd that sees me as a stereotype, I define me” – I Define Me, Vickie Nguyen & Ericka Brito Self-expression is one of the many values 826 Boston holds. Tutors and volunteers at [...]

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