Learn With Avthar

Getting Into The School You Want

July 10, 2021 Avthar Sewrathan Season 2 Episode 41
Learn With Avthar
Getting Into The School You Want
Show Notes

Clip from Learn with Avthar Podcast Episode 8 featuring Jordan Thomas


Find the full episode here: https://avthar.buzzsprout.com/1220963/8309192-ep-8-rhodes-scholar-jordan-thomas-on-grit-discipline-and-serving-humanity


ABOUT JORDAN THOMAS:

Jordan Thomas hails from Newark, New Jersey, USA. He graduated from Princeton University with a degree in public and international affairs. He's a Rhodes Scholar and earned his Masters degree from Oxford University in social intervention and policy evaluation.


He's the Chief of Staff to philanthropist Ray Chambers and will enrol at both Yale Law School and Harvard Business School for a unique JD/MBA dual degree. Jordan is motivated to do work that most directly promotes equal opportunity, social mobility, and justice for all.


ABOUT LEARN WITH AVTHAR:

Learn with Avthar is the podcast that helps you become a Learning Machine. Join entrepreneur and technologist Avthar Sewrathan as he talks with world-class guests about self-mastery, startups, health and happiness. Avthar unpacks truths, lessons and mindsets that you can use to level up your life. 


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ABOUT AVTHAR SEWRATHAN:

South Africa native and internationally experienced technology entrepreneur, Avthar Sewrathan,  is known for using technology to empower people. From his college dorm room, Avthar co-founded and built Afari: a blockchain-based social network that gave people more privacy and ownership over their data. He currently helps developers measure everything that matters at fast-growing startup Timescale, the makers of TimescaleDB the time-series database built on PostgreSQL. Avthar graduated from Princeton University with a degree in Computer Science and is also an alumnus of United World College Costa Rica. He is obsessed with self-mastery, entrepreneurship, health and happiness and explores these topics (and more) in his weekly newsletter and podcast. Avthar lives and works in the greatest city in the world, New York City.