Uriel Baez is a Junior @ Penn. He studied at Horizons in the summer of 2016 and is currently taking a semester off of school to work for Naadam Cashmere in New York. Naadam is a portfolio company of Horizons founder, Edward Lando. You can read more about his...
Taylor is a senior studying Bioengineering @ the University of Pennsylvania and is currently working at a biometrics startup during her senior year. After graduation, she will be interning at EA Games before pursuing an accelerated masters degree. Taylor is doing some awesome things at the intersection of bioengineering...
Below is an interview with Alex Kitchen. She is a graduating senior at the Wharton School of Business and completed the Horizons summer program in 2016. After graduation Alex will be blending together her love for travel and engineering by working at Adyen. Adyen is a multi-channel payments company...
Below is an interview with Caitlin Rubin. Caitlin is a junior at the University of Pennsylvania majoring in Computer Science. She will be joining Optimizely, one of the fastest growing SaaS companies in history this summer as a software engineering intern. You can learn about her journey below! When did...
Welcome to San Francisco, the city where dreams can die, come true, or get killed by living expenses. It’s 2:28am. I’m j chillin on my bottom bunk in a “hacker house” — aka a hostel-like configuration in which rooms are small, cost an arm and a leg, but are...
The post below is written by Eagle Wu, Babson Class of 2019 and Horizons Class of Summer 2016 After a lot of RedBull, stress, and cramps, I walked in disbelief onto the stage in front of a crowd of 500+ people. Granted, I hadn’t slept in over 36 hours, so...
Below is an interview with Serry Park. Serry graduated from Wellesley in 2016 as a biology major, joined Horizons upon graduation and went on to land a software engineering gig at Slack. Congrats Serry! Why did you get interested in software engineering? Unlike a lot of people that pursue software engineering,...
by Parker Place, UNC 2018 | Business Administration & Chinese After finishing Horizons, I felt rather glum about resuming progress on my business major. I’d grown too accustomed to this new feeling of having learning something everyday. Conversations with speakers from various successful startups and VC’s had become routine and...
Week 8 was extremely busy for all Horizonites. The sweltering Philly heat added to the intensity of the workload and left some students clinging for their life come the weekend. Despite this, the students worked hard to continue their works in progress. As students continue to delve further into their...
Quick intro Your name: Isaias Uriel Baez Age: 20 Where you’re from: Dallas, Texas Where you study: University of Pennsylvania Majors and Minors: BSE in Computer Science Three words that best describe you: Collected Aware Practical 8 questions for Isaias 1. When did you first get excited about the world of tech and entrepreneurship? My dad has owned and...