Check out the video clip of Founding Member Cortez Hicks as he gives a “shout out to” The Kenwood Academy Brotherhood as being instrumental to his college and career success. Cortez graduated from Kenwood Academy in 2007. He was one of the original freshmen who was mentored by 10 seniors during the 2003-2004 school year. While at Kenwood he was involved in several leadership roles as well as a part of the Harris Fellows student leadership organization of Chicago Public Schools. The above picture is Cortez’s graduation picture from Denison University, class of 2011. He was one of the first Brotherhood members to graduate college from the class of 2007.