News and Media Appearances
Take a look at WWYN online and in the news. We host, broadcast and are featured in the news and in the media.
Rated E3 E Cubed Esports, Equity and Education
WWYN Executive Director, Duane P. Pierre, hosts the E3: Esports, Equity and Education panel at Black is Tech 2022. Panelist include Robbie Jarret, Antwaine Debnam, and Hector Navarro.
WWYN Executive Director, Duane P. Pierre featured in Esports article by Tricia Ennis October 9, 2022
WWYN, Executive Director, Duane P. Pierre featured in Gaming the System: Esports Provide New Opportunities for Connecticut Students, by Tricia Ennis October 9, 2022
Duane Pierre has been in love with video games for most of his life. Growing up in Brooklyn in the 70s and 80s, he would hunt for arcades in the city, looking for a place where he could feed quarters into a machine and test his skills. (Read more)
WWYN Warrior Joy Bucker, CEO of Buckner Education featured in Leadership Magazine in South Africa
Joy Buckner featured in Literacy Magazine article, "Solving South Africa's Literacy Problem"
Joy Buckner explores the importance of literacy and finds a solution which will ultimately benefit South Africa in the long run (Read more)
WWYN Warrior Robbie Jarret featured in New Britain Herald Article,
Robbie Jarret's Gamer's Guild highlighted in article, "Gamer's Guild in New Britain a new home for eSports everywhere
What first started in Robert Jarett's friend's barber shop has grown into a place for a niche sub-culture for people to share something they love. (Read more)