Graduate Profile: Mamadou Diallo

Graduate Profile: Mamadou Diallo   Mamadou Diallo, an ActivateWork graduate of 2021, is a dedicated student of personal and academic growth. He spends much of his free time studying subjects of philosophy, computer science, and general well-being. Before...

Graduate Profile: Jenell Weitz

Graduate Profile: Jenell Weitz Before the pandemic put our world into shutdown, Jenell was working at a small translation services company as a Project Coordinator and Office Manager. Although she had enjoyed her job, she felt that it was time for her to try something...

Graduate Profile: Randy Cordova

Graduate Profile: Randy Cordova Randy Cordova graduated this spring from ActivateWork powered by Per Scholas with his IT Support certification. Randy had been interested in tech all his life but only became involved in the field in recent years. He had previously...

Graduate Profile: Anacani Briseno

Graduate Profile: Anacani Briseno   Anacani Briseno is a graduate of the ActivateWork Summer 2021 cohort. Anacani first developed an interest in computer systems as a child through her brothers, who often shared their computer games with her. Since then, she has...

Graduate Profile: Isaac Horton

Graduate Profile: Isaac Horton When Isaac Horton was laid off from his job due to the COVID19 pandemic, he seized an opportunity to pursue his dream career in IT. “Even before I graduated high school, I knew I wanted to work in the IT field,” says Horton. But, without...

Graduate Profile: Bolanle Oladimeji

Graduate Profile: Bolanle Oladimeji Bolanle Oladimeji had many long nights and many moments of doubt while participating in ActivateWork’s 15-week network support training program. But she refused to give up. “If I start a plan, I need to finish it,” explained...