Our Beliefs as an Organization

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Aimée sent out an email to all our Fellows expressing her sentiments coming out of the election this week. We’re forging the path to a stronger tomorrow.

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What You Give, What We Gain

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Laura Welch, Braven Volunteer and Talent and Diversity Manager at Citi, shares important qualities an outstanding intern ⁠— do you have what it takes?

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Setback, Step Forward

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Salonia Burt, Rutgers University-Newark Braven Fellow, shares her journey to joining Braven and landing an internship at Viacom.

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Let’s Get Digital

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Over the coming months, we will feature two Fellows in our summer internship series. Our first blogger is Joshua Cruz, a San José State University Fellow!

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The Atypical Engineer

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Each semester our Fellows go through a design-thinking Capstone Challenge where they create and present a solution to a major question.

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Broader Horizons

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At the beginning of this year, I decided to focus on my professional development. Willing to explore areas of my life that I had yet to set foot in, I planned to take on any opportunity that I came across. My understanding was that in order to grow, you had to step into the unknown. One night, I saw an email inviting me to become a Braven Fellow and I figured, “Why not?” I did not know it at the time, but it was exactly what I was hoping for.

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#ProofPointDay: First-generation Reflections

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May 27th is #ProofPointDay when we celebrate first-generation college students and graduates. We admire your resiliency, commitment, and diligence! 

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Living My Legacy: First-Generation College Student

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May 27th is #ProofPointDay when we celebrate first-generation college students and graduates. We admire your resiliency, commitment, and diligence! 

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An Attainable Goal [Part 3 of 3]

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Callyn Iwuala, Rutgers-Newark Braven Fellow, and Giavanna Vega, San José State University Fellow, reflected last week on their cohorts’ visits to Google.

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Entering the Workforce with Purpose [Part 2 of 3]

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Giavanna Vega, a Fall 2015 San José State University Fellow, shares what she learned during her Braven experience and her visit to Google’s headquarters.

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