Onaje McDowelle, University of Texas at Austin
Spearheaded by senior Vanjessica Gladney, the Penn History of Slavery Project has colleges across the country reassessing their ties to slavery.
Andria Modica, Drexel University
Philadelphia isn’t just philly cheesesteaks and soft pretzels.
Maya Halabi, UTSA
Matiza, an undergraduate at Pennsylvania State University, reopened the online grocery and appliance store Zimbogini for citizens of his native country.
Lizzy Spangler, University of North Texas
With her organization “STEM You Can!,” girls are learning about STEM subjects through fun and interactive experiments.
Kelly Keglovits, UT Austin
The Penn student founded the initiative to expose young people in developing countries to tech opportunities.
Giselle Krachenfels, USC
With his company, Slice Capital, Shah plans to disrupt the investment market by creating a system in which users can fund start-ups with little of the traditional risk.
Christina Vazquez, University of Central Florida
Michael Rodriguez, a freshman at the University of Pennsylvania, is the son of Cuban immigrants whose sacrifices have helped inspire his desire to succeed.
Gaige Davila, UTSA
The UPenn student, who’s majoring in Economics, competes in water sports internationally and has been sponsored by Red Bull, GoPro and Roxy, among others.
Lindsay Biondy, University of Pittsburgh
Rajat Bhageria, entrepreneur and founder of ThirdEye Technologies, set out to create revolutionary software and succeeded wildly.
Emma Taubenfeld, Pace University
The University of Pennsylvania senior is using his perspective as a student and his background in public health to change how society deals with substance abuse.
The economics major has had a knack for entrepreneurship since he was 8 years old, when he sold parking spots to tailgaters in his parents’ front lawn.
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