UM Center for Academic Innovation Logo

Creative Hustle: Blaze Your Own Path and Make Work That Matters


Date & Time

August 9, 2023, 4:00 PM - August 9, 2023, 5:00 PM


‌Olatunde Sobomehin is CEO/co-founder of StreetCode Academy, an organization that offers free tech classes to communities of color; he has taught classes at the Stanford Haas Center and the Co-author sam seidel is the K12 Lab director of strategy and research at the Stanford In their book Creative Hustle: Blaze Your Own Path and Make Work That Matters, Sobomehin and seidel urge readers to develop their creative talents, articulate goals that resonate with their values, and then connect the two with persistence and passion. Sobomehin and seidel will be interviewed by Seth Markle, associate professor of history and international studies at Trinity College. This online event is the fifth event of the Academic Innovation for the Public Good 2023 book conversation series, co-organized by Stanford Digital Education and Trinity College. Program partners include the Badavas Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (Bentley University), Brown University School of Professional StudiesDartmouth CollegeMount Holyoke College, Notre Dame Learning (University of Notre Dame), Penn’s Online Learning Initiative, and University of Michigan Center for Academic Innovation.