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Congrats to Fall 2016 Graduates

Published on January 9, 2017 By Andy

Congratulations to our Fall 2016 graduates: Gandhi Bhakthavachalam, Maria Romero, and  Johann Schutte. I am going to miss them, but happy to see them moving forward! Gandhi has an amazing array of talents and interests beyond the future, including being a professional tennis player. Nonetheless, he went through the program full-time, did outstanding in all […]

Houston Foresight at WFS/APF 2016

Published on August 15, 2016 By Andy

The Houston Foresight program was once again well represented at the WFS/APF annual conference held this year in Washington DC from July 22-24. Congratulations to Julie Steele and the new team at WFS for simply pulling this conference off, given that they took over only a few months before the conference. As usual, I spent […]

Summer Internships for Foresight Students

Published on May 13, 2016 By Andy

Jason Crabtree will become resident futurist for the Workforce Planning, Analytics & Insights department at Disney Parks & Resorts in Orlando this summer as part of their paid professional internship program. While there he will be focusing on the challenges and risks associated with the future of employment in order to better support business decisions […]

Introducing Johann Schutte as the New Foresight GA

Published on February 23, 2016 By Andy

The baton has passed to a new GA this Spring – introducing Johann Schutte! Johann is a full-time student living on campus. He started the program part-time from his home country of South Africa, but decided he wanted to dive and immerse himself in the future. So he packed his bags and came to join […]

Foresight Students Prep High Schoolers for Debate

Published on January 7, 2016 By Andy

A team of Houston Foresight students joined Andy to spend a Saturday working with high school students on November 21st. They participated in the Houston ISD (Independent School District) Debate Initiative program, which is coordinated by alum Mark Niles. Andy and a student team consisted of Jason Crabtree, Maria Romero, Johann Schutte, and Will Williamson […]