-Who Is He-
Joseph Hernandez is a community leader and proactive individual who is motivated and inspired to make a difference in the lives of others. Joseph brought this passion to one of the top 10 liberal arts colleges (US News and World Report), Skidmore College, where he obtained a degree in Bachelors of Science in May 2019.
Joseph currently is a fellow of The Opportunity Network, an intensive, six-year program designed to equal the playing field for high-achieving, under-served high school and college students by creating access for them to career opportunities, professional networks and competitive colleges. He is also a public speaker, focusing on the impact non-profit programs have on a young person’s life, such as The Opportunity Network, Junior Achievement of New York, and Virtual Enterprises International had in him.
Exploring Rome Travel Seminar
Skidmore in Paris
Chosen to spend junior year of college in France to study and travel extensively throughout France for 8 months and develop first-hand knowledge and understanding of French culture
Skidmore College to Guatemala Alternative Spring Break Service Trip
Selected as a participant in the Global Leadership Exchange program in Prague, Czech Republic. A program that seeks to empower the next generation of change agents through a four-week comprehensive academic leadership program that includes: university courses, cultural activities, and community service.
-What Am I Passionate About-
Never oppose small beginnings, you never know when they can turn into something big
Chosen as one of 80 high-achieving New York City students for prestigious career development program that provides access to career opportunities, professional networks and college preparation.