How Artificial Intelligence Facilitates an Extension of Human Bias, and What We Can Do About It

As a person of color and child of immigrants, I’ve had first-hand experience with the prevalence of discrimination in society: from the neighborhoods we inhabit (housing discrimination) and the schools we attend (educational discrimination), to the jobs we occupy (employment discrimination) and the wages we receive for those jobs (pay…

Sometimes Kindness Can Be Uncomfortable, and That’s OK (TKS Seek Discomfort Challenge #2 )

A couple of weeks ago, it rained really hard. Like really, really hard. I know coming from a Californian, that doesn’t mean very much, but I assure you that that those couple of days saw more rain than the rest of 2020 combined.

So what, Aminah? …

…and it’s in your living room? 🤖

Everyone is asking, “When will robots take over the world?” but have you stopped to consider that robots may soon be taking over your living room?

With new companies–like Ori–bringing tech into the (often) static real estate space, it’s only a matter of time.

🤷🏾‍♀️ What is Ori?

Ori is a Brooklyn-based furniture design…

TKS Session Reflections

The Thought Patterns Behind a Harvard Business School Case

Harvard Business School–already popular and internationally-acclaimed–is well known for its instructional method dubbed “The Case Method.” Business cases are also used by major companies around the world as an effective approach to problem solving.

But what is the Case Method? How does it work?

According to the HBS website…

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Aminah Aliu

Aminah Aliu is an Innovator at The Knowledge Society and a senior in high school. She enjoys conversation with others, writing poetry, and learning about STEM.

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