Is it possible to create a chain of empowerment? It's easier than you think.
Maria Hernandez is an aspiring earth scientist who loves learning and sharing her knowledge. She has an amazing ability to excite students of all ages about STEM-related ideas and apply them to the world around us. She’s been working to empower students for over seven years through Brown University’s Summer Programs in Providence, RI and Costa Rica and the Schuler Scholar Program in the Chicago area. She enjoys volunteering for organizations as a part of her mission to serve and educate. Maria believes that her journey to make her dreams a reality will motivate others to realize their own dreams.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx