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Kareem  Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

NBA Legend & NY Times Best Selling Author

When Kareem Abdul-Jabbar left the NBA in 1989 at age 42, no player had ever scored more points, blocked more shots, won more MVP Awards or logged more seasons; but his most important triumph was beating cancer.

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Christine  Carter
Christine Carter

Sociologist & Happiness Expert

The author of Raising Happiness Dr. Christine Carter shares science-based parenting advice and skills for building emotional intelligence.

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Bill  Deresiewicz
Bill Deresiewicz

Award-Winning Essayist & Critic

William Deresiewicz is an award-winning essayist and critic, a frequent college speaker, and the best-selling author of Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life.

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Diane  Ravitch
Diane Ravitch

Research Professor & Historian of Education

Diane Ravitch is a research professor of education at New York University and a prolific writer, who has published more than 500 articles and reviews for scholarly and popular publications on the subject.

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Freeman  Hrabowski
Freeman Hrabowski

President of the University of Maryland

President Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, has served as President of The University of Maryland, Baltimore County since May 1992. His research focuses on participation and performance of African-American males.

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Salome  Thomas-EL
Salome Thomas-EL

Inspirational Principal

Being driven by a purpose larger than the self is the theme of I Choose to Stay, a memoir written by the award-winning school principal and speaker Salome Thomas-EL.

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Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Filmmaker, Miss Representation

Jennifer Siebel Newsom is a filmmaker, former actress, and advocate for women and girls. She has been recognized for her work in writing, directing and producing, the award-winning documentary Miss Representation.

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Talithia  Williams
Talithia Williams

Big Data Expert & Professor, Math & Statistics

Dr. Williams is Associate Professor of Mathematics at Harvey Mudd College. She exemplifies the role of teacher and scholar through research as she integrates the educational process with statistical applications.

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