We were happy to have Hoaithi Dang with us as one of our 2016 CITRIS Student Interns! Here is his story.
From Community Service to a Community Oriented Technology Geek
"Don’t stop dreaming." - Bill Clinton to the Clinton Global Initiative University Class of 2016.
It’s funny how fast dreams become a reality. If you had asked me three years ago when I thought I would have accomplished my dreams, I would have said "in my late 40s."
I grew up in a working class family on the outskirts of San Jose otherwise known as the Silicon Valley. When I was about eight years old, I tagged along with my family to a community food bank where a young volunteer with the biggest smile was in charge of distributing food. Their smile and presence at that distribution had made everyone around just a bit more happy (he had also given me an extra piece of candy so I was giddy, to say the least). I knew from that point on, I... Read More →