HBCU Founder Talks™

HBCU Founder Talks™ unpacks what it takes to discover your purpose. Through HBCU student-led forums, leading startup founders share their career journeys and tips along the way. All HBCU First events are exclusively for current HBCU students.

Abby Brody Talks the Future of Higher Ed & the Workplace

Abby Brody, educator & founder of MYX, will lead a discussion on how to stand out as an early professional in the new normal.

The open Q&A will cover:
• Rapid changes happening in both education and the workplace
• The resume of the future
• What inspired Abby to start MYX

Abby is a lifetime educator with over 15 years of experience in the classroom and 12 years in administration. With the launch of a new higher education hybrid, MYX, she is leading the charge to present a new approach to higher education that meets the needs of the 21st century by creating experiences for young adults to find their life purpose while also gaining essential skills for life success.

Abby earned her B.A. at Duke University and her M.S. in special education from Bank Street College. Learn more and connect

HBCU First's mission is to increase college success + career access for Black youth.

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