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People of Braven: Andrew Arredondo

Andrew Arredondo is a Braven fellow, an intern for Junior Achievement, is pursuing his second master’s degree (you heard that right, folks!), and is on the autism spectrum. Clearly, Andrew is nothing short of amazing. Read about how he hasn’t let anything prevent him from leading the life he wants.

Forbes Under 30 Summit Experience

Claudia Saavedra (Fall ‘17 Fellow) is now a graduate student at Rutgers University-Newark. She recently had the opportunity to attend the Forbes Under 30 Summit, so we caught up with her to find out how she was able to snag that awesome opportunity and what her experience was like.

“Undercover” at the Campus Career Fair

Attending a career fair can be exciting and extremely nerve-racking at the same time. Read about Jimmy Vo’s undercover experience at his campus career fair and check out his tips for mastering your next career fair.

My values and strengths are paving the way for my future

Martin Tran’s values and strengths are paving the way for his future. He’s learned valuable lessons from his family about leadership, networking, and team building. Read about Martin’s story and his passion for helping students find beneficial programs and resources at the library.

You’ve got this Fellows. Live Your Legacy.

Lupe Ruiz, a proud member of Braven’s first class of Fellows at National Louis University, made a commitment to herself that she would work extremely hard to chase after her dreams and live her legacy. That’s exactly why she enrolled at National Louis University. Read her story.

My First Experience Networking

Ashley Delgado, 2018 Fellow, has a passion for feminism and was determined to find a networking event surrounding women empowerment. Read about her experience at WIN – Women in Leadership Panel — a dynamic discussion for women that are leading in various industries.

Interning at NASA, a critical step on my path to my career

Sanjana Shetty, Fall 2016 Braven Fellow at San Jose State University, interned as a Software Engineer NASA. Read about her incredible experience pursuing STEM and working in the Human-Computer Interaction Department at NASA.

From Almost Rejected to Full Confidence: The Role of Mock Interviewing in My Journey

Alex Su, Fall 2017 Braven Fellow at Rutgers University – Newark, had only experienced one job interview in his life, and it didn’t go well. Read about how he practiced mock interviewing and mastered the skills he needed to succeed.

Living My Legacy After Graduation

Christina Arredondo, Spring 2016 Braven Fellow at SJSU, thought she would pursue a master’s degree after graduation. Little did she know she would drive 26 hours to start a new chapter of her life in Texas and land her dream job — one she didn’t think she was qualified for.

10 Reasons Why Joining Braven Will Impact Your Life Forever:

Besides Braven being the best fellowship on campus, here are other reasons you should join us and become the next generation of leaders….