This OZY Genius Linked Displaced People to Language Students

OZY Genius Award winner Elise Shea launched a digital language-learning platform that's helping refugees around the world.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Big Banking + Silicon Valley: The Dream Team That Can Improve Cash Flow?

JPMorgan Chase is teaming up with startups to create financial tools that make a difference.

Can This Quantum-Computing Genius Beat Out IBM and Google?

The Best Rising Stars of 2017: Chad Rigetti has plans to develop cures for cancer and to fight climate change.

Can This Korean Singer Revive French Jazz?

Youn Sun Nah came to jazz, a dying art form, at age 25.

What Genius Inspired You?

OZY asked its applicants for the 2017 OZY Genius awards to tell us who inspired them.

My Journey From Ghana to the Bronx to Wall Street

Gerald Owusu didn’t know anyone who worked in finance.

Black Hair? There'll Be an App for That, Thanks to This Army Medic

This veteran and OZY Genius Award winner knows all about the discipline required to get things done.


The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

This Student Is Tapping An Underused Source for Language Lessons: Displaced People

OZY Genius Award winner Elise Shea, the founder of Speak to Me, a digital language-learning platform, shares her story.

Building the Brain Maps of the Future While Studying for My College Exams

This OZY Genius Award winner is hoping to create an interactive virtual reality brain map for doctors and patients.

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