Adwoa Gyimah Brempong

Adwoa Gyimah Brempong

Storyteller, editor, strategist.

In love with the power of stories to transform. When I'm not writing, you can find me in the garden, in the kitchen, or on a plane. I hold an MFA in Creative Writing from Mills College, in Oakland.

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KALW News

Running out of Time: Unaccompanied Refugee Minors and a Fight ...

Nor Kathem has his eye on the clock.

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#RethinkFinance: MasterCard Scholars • EPoD @ Harvard Kennedy School

If you had to describe the course in a single adjective - what would it be?

The Huffington Post

Milkshake: Passed Down And Paid Forward

“It was an epiphany for me: The hungry can’t worry about conservation."

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#RethinkFinance 5: Refine • EPoD @ Harvard Kennedy School

She finishes with a second to spare. “Does anyone have any questions?” More than half of the hands in the room shoot up, along with Asim Khwaja’s eyebrows. “This is going to be fun,” he enthuses.

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#RethinkFinance 4: Implement and Test • EPoD @ Harvard Kennedy School

“We are at the moment of the greatest democratization of financial services in history – and also the most vulnerable.”

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milkshake

Milkshake | Good Finds That Give Back | Sew Cool: Project Repat

Milkshake | Good Finds That Give Back | Sew Cool: P...

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#RethinkFinance 2: Diagnose • EPoD @ Harvard Kennedy School

“The poor think about money all the time. You and I think about money as a hobby.”

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#RethinkFinance 3: Design • EPoD @ Harvard Kennedy School

How do you bring strong voices with disparate ideas together for productive discussion?

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#RethinkFinance 1: Identify • EPoD @ Harvard Kennedy School

History is changing, and the biggest driver of that change is often literally in our hands. Access to financial services hovers below 39% in much of the developing world, but 80% of the same population has access to a mobile phone.

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Six Months On, PolicyHack Still Builds Bridges • EPoD @ Harvard Kennedy School

ndia’s rise as one of the twenty-first century’s technological powerhouses has been well documented and discussed. But government has lagged in harnessing technology, which has often led to gaps in their ability to solve the problems they face.

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csail.mit.edu

Women In Computer Science | MIT CSAIL

... and driven, you will not let reality interfere – and you will find a way to get to where you want to go.” February 18, 2010. Adwoa Gyimah-Brempong, CSAIL ......

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milkshake

Milkshake | Good Finds That Give Back | “Comment S'apelle?”

Dec 4, 2012 ... Adwoa Gyimah-Brempong is a writer and editor who just can't stay still. The southwest Florida native has lived in New England, New York, ......

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milkshake

Milkshake | Good Finds That Give Back | All Work And No Play…

Milkshake | Good Finds That Give Back | All Work An...

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Milkshake | Good Finds That Give Back | Un Poquito Mas Duro

Milkshake | Good Finds That Give Back | Un Poquito ...

leapyearproject.org

Why We Persevere

Why We Persevere. by Adwoa Gyimah-Brempong / April 10, 2014. Full disclosure here: I am a graduate student. In addition to a full course load (including a ......