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Ivory Gipson (2021)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2021-07-16

Duration: 00:04:31

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Gipson, Ivory Interviewee
  • Spielfogel, Lucas Interviewee


This segment from the 2021 Young Heroes show features Andre Moreau’s profile of Ivory Gipson, a senior at Northeast High School in Baton Rouge. Gipson is a three-sport varsity athlete, school leader, and excellent student. He received a full academic scholarship to Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York, and hopes to become the first person in his family to graduate from college. Moreau interviews Ivory Gipson and Lucas Spielfogel, the executive director of the Baton Rouge Youth Coalition.