Jalen Rose


Kettering Alum’s Foundation Donates To Jalen Rose Leadership Academy

2005 Kettering University graduate Brian Olatunji and his Leadfoot Foundation partnered with the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy, a Detroit charter school founded by former NBA and University of Michigan star Jalen Rose, to provide backpacks filled with school supplies to the school’s 240 students at an event Sept. 4.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2012

Jalen Rose (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey) File.

Jalen Rose: Don’t Call Olympic Gymnasts The ‘Fab Five’

“To use the nickname just points and screams of lazy journalism by the national media, that’s really what it is,” Rose said.

97.1 The Ticket–08/07/2012

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Jalen Rose: Don’t Call The Olympic Gymnasts The “Fab Five”

Jalen Rose wants it to be very clear. He loves the US Olympic Team.

97.1 The Ticket–08/06/2012

Members of the JLRA class of 2015. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Jalen Rose Gives Progress Report On Leadership Academy

The founder of the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy — a charter school in Detroit that has been described as a “model for urban education” — called WWJ Newsradio 950 on Saturday to give a progress report on the school’s first year in operation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

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Jeff Riger: You Can’t Be Serious Jalen?

Michigan basketball has really turned the corner.

97.1 The Ticket–03/02/2012

Forgotten Harvest 3rd Annual Holiday Dinner For The Homeless

Huge Holiday Dinner For Homeless Highlights Reason For The Season

Volunteers humbled by huge holiday meal for the homeless hosted by Forgotten Harvest and The Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2011

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives on Ben Wallace #6 of the Detroit Pistons during the first half at the Staples Center on January 4, 2011 in Los Angeles, California

Pat Caputo: Ben Wallace, Jalen Rose Sentence Comparisons Disturbing

What was the difference between Ben Wallace’s sentence for driving under the influence of alcohol Tuesday and Jalen Rose’s earlier this year?

97.1 The Ticket–12/13/2011

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MGM Grand Hosts Fundraiser For Jalen Rose Leadership Academy

On Sunday, Nov. 6, the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy will host “Live. Love. Learn. And Leave a Legacy… A Celebration to Benefit the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy” at the MGM Grand Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2011

Jalen Rose speaking with WWJ's Mike Campbell, (credit: WWJ)

Jalen Rose Leadership Academy Opens In Detroit

Monday marked the first day of school for 120 students entering the newly opened charter school founded by forrmer Uof M Fab Five member Jalen Rose.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2011

Jalen Rose (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey) File.

Ex-NBA Player, ESPN Analyst Rose Released From Jail

ESPN analyst and former NBA player Jalen Rose was released early Thursday from a suburban Detroit jail after serving time for drunken driving.

97.1 The Ticket–08/19/2011