Coming Full Circle: Google’s Citizen Schools Award

Coming Full Circle: Google’s Citizen Schools Award

On June 11, 2019, I had the honor of receiving Citizen School’s Trailblazer Award on behalf of the entire Google team at the organization’s WOW!Now breakfast reception. In a way, it feels like coming full circle—my introduction to Citizen Schools occurred eight years...

Creating Opportunities with A Better Chance

American colleges and universities are consistently ranked among the best in the world, but not all students in the US have access to the top-notch educations and opportunities they offer. For example, in 2015, African-American and Hispanic students accounted for just...
Opening Doors in Education with Citizen Schools

Opening Doors in Education with Citizen Schools

As I’ve noted before, a huge amount of life is hard work and taking advantage of opportunity, but there is also amazing serendipity and luck. For me, an incomparable stroke of luck came in the form of a full scholarship to Andover, which allowed me to leave inner city...