How Has COVID-19 Impacted Enrollment and Persistence?

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Read Braven’s second memo on COVID-19’s impacts on the U.S. labor market and how it has defined the implications for our programming and Fellows.

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What can we learn from past recessions?

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This is the first in a series of memos that we wrote to sharpen our perspective on COVID-19’s impacts on the U.S. labor market and begin to define the implications for Braven’s programming and support of Fellows. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Braven is committed to empowering underrepresented college graduates to find strong first jobs. However, the COVID-19 […]

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Braven Fellows on the Path to Dream Jobs, Thanks to KCM Internships

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Two Braven Fellows landed internships at Katie Couric Media (KCM) and gained valuable real-life experience. Read about their advice for future interns.

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From Braven Leadership Coach to Ongoing Mentor: Impact Beyond the Accelerator

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A Leadership Coach’s impact extends far beyond the Braven program. Joy Dahlen has continued to support her Fellows and helped one land his first internship.

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Braven Fellow Shadene Is Paying it Forward as a Leadership Coach

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Shadene Grant, 2016 Braven Fellow, became a Leadership Coach after taking the Accelerator course and is paying it forward to her community.

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How to Succeed in a Remote Internship

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Check out these 5 tips on how to stand out and succeed in your remote internship with career advice from Braven Fellow Alex Genao, IFS Start Intern at PwC.

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How to Upskill Yourself in an Uncertain Job Market

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With recent changes and uncertainties in the job market, it’s more important than ever to upskill ourselves so we can adapt to this dynamic environment.

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Launch Your Career with Braven’s Career Booster

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Launch your career with Braven’s Career Booster! You’ll get 1:1 coaching sessions, networking opportunities, and a multitude of job-searching resources.

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#CareerTalk with Alysyn Martinez, Healthy Food Access Manager at First Community Housing

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Alysyn Martinez, first-gen college graduate from SJSU and previous Braven Fellow, shares her challenges and triumphs, and how they landed her in law school.

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Commemorating Juneteenth

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Juneteenth serves as a day of reflection and reminder that we must continue to right the systems that allow racism and inequities to exist today. 

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