JRF Scholar Spotlight – Chestan James

January 24, 2020 - News, Scholars

Personal Reflection: Last Summer, I traveled to Ghana to participate in a service-learning program where I worked with communities affected by child trafficking and child labor. l collaborated with GESI representatives in a school, and observed the school’s organizational structure and created action plans to improve the students’ school experience, identify funding needs and opportunities, […]

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JRF Scholar Spotlight – Chloe Benson

January 9, 2020 - News, Scholars

Personal Reflection: “My time spent in Rome has been indescribable. Not only is it one of the most beautiful cities I have ever seen, but I am so lucky to have gotten the opportunity to live there as well. There is so much ancient and contemporary history to unpack, from the ancient Roman Empire to […]

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BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes Donates $2.24M To The Jackie Robinson Foundation

March 1, 2019 - Alumni, News, Sponsors

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) has announced the largest-ever individual gift donated by an alumnus of its college scholars program, which supports the next generation of leaders. Arthur Hayes, CEO of BitMEX, a bitcoin derivatives trading platform, has contributed $2.24 million.

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