Hidden Gems of New York: Brooklyn Edition There are so many gems in New York, if you only knew where to look. Today we are going to highlight a program run by our Sister Friend: Saleemah Madyun. CEO and Founder of Enhanced Thoughts. Enhanced Thoughts’ takes an innovative approach to engage urban New York City students and close the STEM educational gap by delivering tutoring services, throwing science basedbirthday parties, selling affordable home science kits and throughout
This past weekend we hosted a SummerTime StoryTime Event,For the Love of Reading, with our friends and family. My son and I frequent story times at least 2X a week. Between Barnes and Nobles and the local libraries we have become story time regulars. After leaving Barnes and Noble one day, I thought it would be a little more enjoyable for me and my son if I was able to sit with adults that I knew and for him to play around afterwards with children his age. I love being outsid
August 2014 So when I’m not outside wandering around, jet-setting taking cool pictures and eating as much good food as I possibly can since Ramadan ended- Im “in the lab.”
In the Lab could me 1 of 2 places: The Dungeon The Work room The Dungeon refers to the place where I spend 96% of my day, it big, brick walled with like 3 rows of “grad school” desks. The room is eternally freezing and there’s a cricket that dies and comes back to life daily. yup, pretty uneventful. This i
I would like to highlight some of the amazing things people around me are doing to get us all inspired to think, to live and to laugh. Volunteers Around the World: Cambodia with Maleeka Maleeka is a senior at Stony Brook University. She will obtain her Bachelors of Science in Health Sciences this upcoming May. She loves to bowl and eat ice cream. I interviewed her during and after her recent trip to Cambodia with her university. 1. Where are you and what are you doing there?
I decided to open a platform and share what people around me are doing in their lives to maybe inspire and motivate others. The first person: My little sister,Sajeeda. Sajeeda Chin is a teacher, a student, an engineer. She graduated from Howard University in 2015 with a Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering. Currently she works as a teaching fellow with Citizen Schools extended day program at The Academy for Future Leaders in Harlem NY. Once completed with the program in