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Karim Abouelnaga Discusses Passion And Optimism And Building Something Good

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  • Date Added : 10-11-13
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Karim Abouelnaga

  • Founder, Practice Makes Perfect
  • male
  • 1991 (Age: 29 years old)
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Karim Abouelnaga is a co-founder of the not-profit, Practice Makes Perfect. Practice Makes Perfect was conceived on the premise that all children--regardless of race or socioeconomic status--have equal potential to compete intellectually in our society. Through a unique intergenerational approach, Practice Makes Perfect pairs academically struggling middle school students with high-achieving high school students from the same inner-city neighborhoods under the supervision of college interns for an academic intensive summer program to narrow the achievement gap. Abouelnaga has held internships with BlackRock, Goldman Sachs, and has volunteered on political campaigns. Karim is a licensed NYS Realtor, Newman Civic Fellow, Pearson Prize National Fellow, and Presidential fellow through the Center for the Study of the Presidency & Congress. Karim Abouelnaga is a senior at Cornell University studying at the School of Hotel Administration. He is a Cornell Presidential Research Scholar and is publishing a paper that examines the implications of financial incentives on academic performance.

Every single summer, up until this summer, we had done with the intentions of just giving back. We found ourselves at a point where we can scale the organization or keep it where it's at. So I began to decide about who we're bringing on next, right? I wanted a true partner. I had been talking to...(Full transcript available to logged in subscribers.).

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Video 1 of 6 Karim Abouelnaga Discusses Importance of Finding Your Purpose
  • Karim Abouelnaga - Lecture - Practice Makes Perfect
  • 10-11-13
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  • 1 min. 11 sec.
Video 2 of 6 Karim Abouelnaga Discusses Solving Educational Problems
  • Karim Abouelnaga - Lecture - Practice Makes Perfect
  • 10-11-13
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  • 1 min. 42 sec.
Video 3 of 6 Karim Abouelnaga Discusses Practice Makes Perfect Business
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  • 2 min. 27 sec.
Video 4 of 6 Karim Abouelnaga Discusses Anecdotes About Recognition And Success
  • Karim Abouelnaga - Lecture - Practice Makes Perfect
  • 10-11-13
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  • 3 min. 43 sec.
Video 5 of 6 Karim Abouelnaga Discusses Passion And Optimism And Building Something Good
  • Karim Abouelnaga - Lecture - Practice Makes Perfect
  • 10-11-13
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  • 2 min. 15 sec.
Video 6 of 6 Karim Abouelnaga Shares Anecdote About Influence Of Father
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  • 1 min. 55 sec.

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