MUSIC CLASS GETS GOOD RAP FROM GARY STUDENTS
 Lamarr Thompson, 17, works on a song during a music production class at the Gary Career Center. (Carole Carlson / Post-Tribune)

Lamarr Thompson, 17, works on a song during a music production class at the Gary Career Center. (Carole Carlson / Post-Tribune)

The Chicago Tribune does an uplifting piece on the music program at Gary Career Center, founded by Omni Music CEO, Gershon Jackson.

If there’s one common denominator among teens, it’s a love of music. Career Center Principal Gershon Jackson said he hoped the new program would engage disruptive students, as well as inspire students to create music as a positive means of self-expression.
— Carole Carlson (Chicago Tribune)