Carol Barash *89 (ENG)

Position
GradFUTURES Forum Speaker
Bio/Description

Award-winning author, educator, and entrepreneur Carol Barash holds degrees from Yale (BA, summa cum laude), UVa (MA), and Princeton (Ph.D.) and has spent 20+ years innovating EdTech. In 2014, with support from Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses and investments from Techstars and Kaplan Ventures, she founded Story2 to improve speaking, writing, and collaboration and to accelerate cross-border communication. More than 200,000 students, businesses and organizations around the world have used her patented Moments Method® software to outperform competition in admissions, career development, and personal writing and to launch new products and companies.

In addition to holding events for graduate students on Alumni Day, and to helping to kick off the GradFUTURES Virtual Forum, Carol also leads a weekly storytelling workshop for graduate students and graduate alumni/ae, During these workshops, you'll learn how to harness the power of story in order to quickly and powerfully connect with others, including academic search committees and prospective employers beyond the academy.

Please register in advance for this series, and attend as many Monday afternoon sessions are you're able to!

Register Here