1801, 2019

Democratizing Smart Cities

By |January 18th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Sonny Kalsi|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Today’s environmental, social and technological factors make city evolution necessary but unpredictable. Climate change is requiring more sustainable urban designs. Income inequality widens the distance between cities and suburbs. Advancements from Silicon Valley lead to [...]

1610, 2018

Educational Opportunities in Gateway Cities

By |October 16th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Education, Sonny Kalsi|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Education is a gateway to opportunity, so it’s no surprise that gateway cities across the United States are opening the book to examine how their educational initiatives can help underprivileged youths and address the skills gap [...]

308, 2018

Immigration and Global Economy Drive Growth in Gateway Cities

By |August 3rd, 2018|Categories: Blog, Education, Philanthropy, Sonny Kalsi|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

As advances in technology and transportation continue to progress at a rapid clip, economies across the world have become increasingly bound through global networks of trade and immigration. This trend is none so clear as [...]

2005, 2018

‘Dreamer’ Debate Highlights the Missed Opportunity of Fully Funding ELL Programs

By |May 20th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Education, Sonny Kalsi|Tags: , , , , |

As debate continues on Capitol Hill regarding the fate of “Dreamers” (young people who qualify for the Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act) there’s one immigration problem that isn’t making headlines: lack [...]