Sam SloverStudent, Class of 2014
Sam Slover is a technologist, designer and entrepreneur interested in using data and design to help people learn more about their world. He is currently a graduate student at NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP), where he works on technology projects spanning mobile, digital, Web, live video, and connected hardware. He is the co-founder of Learn It Live, an online learning website that connects groups to health and wellness experts around the world. He is also an inaugural member of First Round Capital's Dorm Room Fund, where he makes investments in NYC student-run companies. He’s most passionate about creating new technologies and media that allow people to better learn about themselves and the world they live in, and hopefully make better decisions because of it. Previously, he worked on social entrepreneur initiatives with communities in Honduras and India, and launched a seed capital program at a micro-finance firm in Bolivia.
Sam loves soulful music, clean design, basketball, traveling, writing, skiing, waxing philosophic, cooking, and other things too.
He has mixed feelings toward modernity, but that’s a long story.
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