Abdul Ismail

University of Massachusetts Boston Information Technology

What sparked your interest in your major?

Its focus on problem-solving.

What’s your current dream job?

Creating something to provide education and Internet access to poorer communities.

What do you hope to accomplish by the end of the Hack.Diversity program?

I’m a first generation college student who is very excited about Hack.Diversity’s mission to help diversify Boston’s tech force.

How do you want to change the world? How do you want to change the tech scene?

Use my technology skills to further push my initiative of helping the poor.

Why is diversity important to you?

It’s important to encourage open-mindedness especially in learning environments like college campuses.