Entries by TNKR Casey

2017-01-11 Harvard Networking Night

One of the best pieces of advice from a former president of Harvard University: “Get to know your classmates.” Last night I attended the Harvard Networking Night. It turned out that there was more fighting than Networking, so not everyone takes Derek Bok’s advice. Still, one edupreneur offered to provide education services free of charge […]

2017-01-07 She feels our pain (from Germany)

She is co-director of an organization in Germany helping young immigrants (mainly from Africa and the Middle East) adjust to living there. She is South Korean, she saw the tvN special about us, and says she was so touched by it. She started crying as she talked about what we are doing and the struggles […]

2017-01-05 model TNKR volunteer, Renee Cummins

I had a great conversation with TNKR sponsor Renee Cummins. She was a volunteer tutor with TNKR back in 2014 when we were just getting organized. She returned to us last year, holding an incredible Fireworks and Jazz fundraiser for TNKR with hubby David and ably assisted by TNKR board member Karin Hanna  That fundraiser […]