Minds Matter News

Mentee Spotlight: Darlyn Portillo

By Minds Matter DC | January 29, 2018

Where do you study, and what is your favorite subject? I’m in 12th grade at E. L. Haynes high school and my favorite subject right now would be AP calculus. How has being in Minds Matter impacted you and your future goals? Minds Matter has impacted me in a lot of ways. It helped me…

Mentee Spotlight: Troyan Chaney

By Minds Matter DC | October 29, 2017

How has your experience been at Minds Matter so far? It’s been super cool. I like meeting the other students. I like my mentors also. What are your mentors like? They’re super, super smart. I come to them with things that I’m thinking about, the outside world, or politics, and stuff like that. I can…

Interview with Clarence Cross, Chavez Parkside High School Guidance Counselor

By Minds Matter DC | October 29, 2017

What first intrigued you about the Minds Matter opportunity for your students? I immediately appreciated Minds Matter’s rigorous application process.  It isn’t an ‘everyone who applies is in’ type of program.  I think that’s great.  This creates an expectation for the type of MM student and the type of program MM will be.  A lot…

Minds Matter Washington D.C. Sends Students To Prestigious Summer Programs

By Minds Matter DC | March 30, 2016

New York, NY – March 30, 2016 – Minds Matter Washington, D.C. is sending its first class of students to summer programs this year. Several students have already gained acceptance to prestigious programs at Harvard Medical School via the National Student Leadership Conference, Cornell and Carnegie Mellon. Minds Matter is an intensive three-year academic and…

Event: Minds Matter Mixer

By Minds Matter DC | March 22, 2016

Minds Matter Selected As 100 Women In Hedge Funds’ 2016 U.s. Beneficiary

By Minds Matter DC | March 3, 2016

March 3, 2016 – Press Release New York, NY – March 3, 2016 – 100 Women in Hedge Funds (www.100womeninhedgefunds.org) today announces Minds Matter National, Inc. as the beneficiary of its U.S. philanthropic activities in 2016, including the 15th Annual Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street to be held on November 9, 2016 and other fundraisers.…