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This is America

This is America

By graduating from high school, America is one step closer to her dream. This is her story, but it’s also the story of hundreds of thousands of low-income first-generation students of color who dream of success and fight against odds and unfamiliar systems to keep their dream (and their families’ dreams) alive.

Dr. Ayanna Howard Featured in Inventors Digest!

Dr. Ayanna Howard Featured in Inventors Digest!

Dr. Ayanna Howard is an entrepreneur, innovator, educator and an international expert in robotics who began her career working at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory on research to develop the next generation of Mars rovers. She recently shared her thoughts on increasing the diversity among patent holders, the importance of IP to startup success, and women innovators in STEM fields.

Startup Spotlight | Gooroo

Startup Spotlight | Gooroo

In America, private tutoring has traditionally been limited to students from affluent households who can afford to pay for individual instruction. But Gooroo is here to change all that. The Manhattan-based startup is on a mission to connect students from all economic...