In the late 90s, our Hispanic/Latino Association of AT&T, HACEMOS, created “real-world” experiences for minority students across the country. They came up with National High Technology Day, where students learn about app design and circuitry, tour company labs and participate in hands-on activities.
In its 16th year, I’m proud to say this group has touched the lives of thousands of students and influenced many career decisions. The feedback we receive year after year is rewarding. Students thank us for “helping them rethink their future,” and describe their experience as “inspiring.”