A Letter from our Founder & CEO

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As an organization, Braven stands in solidarity with the Black community against racism, oppression, and the violation of human rights. As a country, we need to do better — we cannot allow ourselves to become numb to the injustice that disproportionately affects the Black community daily. Read our Founder and CEO’s letter here.

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#GivingTuesdayNow: Support Braven’s Students

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COVID-19 has had an unfavorable impact on our Braven community. Support our students today by donating to our university partners’ relief funds.

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Leadership Coach Spotlight: Vikki Brown

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Vikki Brown has been a Braven Leadership Coach nine semesters in a row! Read how she empowers students to develop the skills they need to succeed.

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Braven Webinar Series

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Braven will be hosting a series of webinars for students to learn more about the changing economy, what it means for your job or internship search, and how to remain competitive in a tighter labor market. These webinars are open to all students at our partner universities: San José State University, Rutgers University-Newark, National Louis […]

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#CareerTalk with Carlos Barraza, HR Generalist at rag & bone

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Our third guest on #CareerTalk is Carlos Barraza, HR Generalist at rag & bone (and 2015 Braven Fellow). Read about his experiences at notable companies!

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Free Resources for Braven Fellows & Families During COVID-19

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Check out Braven’s list of free resources during COVID-19–from resources on online learning and virtual academic support to health and fitness.

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#CareerTalk with Kevin Beck, Director of Scheduling for the Lieutenant Governor of Illinois

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Our second guest on #CareerTalk is Kevin Beck, Director of Scheduling for the Lieutenant Governor of Illinois. Learn about his impressive career path!

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2020 Jobs Report: Proving What’s Possible

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By Aimée Eubanks Davis, Founder and CEO of Braven Braven released its 2020 Jobs Report, and our biggest graduating class of Fellows are on the path to attaining the American Promise. In 2019, nearly 340 Braven Fellows graduated from college, more than doubling the number of Braven graduates who are now working professionals. This new […]

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Celebrating National Mentoring Month: Why You Should Become a Mentor

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To celebrate National Mentoring Month you can pave the way for tomorrow’s leaders by getting involved and becoming a Professional Mentor at Braven!

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Braven’s Largest Class of Graduates Are Outpacing National Job Attainment Rates

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Braven announced that its largest class of college graduates are outpacing national quality job attainment rates by 22 percentage points. In 2019, nearly 340 Braven Fellows graduated from college, more than doubling the number of Braven college graduates in the labor market, and 71% of this most recent class of Braven graduates have landed a […]

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