Project Directory

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Let's Hear It

Female empowerment platform + publication. Follow LHI: @lhiplatform.

🚀Maker: Maya Frai

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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Fakepixels Media

Honest inquiry into the future shaped by  tech and the people. Freshly baked weekly.

🚀Maker: Tina He

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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Suna Breakfast

On-the-go breakfast food delivery for Cornell students.

🚀Makers: Chris Gerlach & Pedro Bobrow

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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Response

Automate the humanitarian sector's procurement process.

🚀Makers: Nolan Gray, Keivan Shahida, Kais Baillargeon

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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Wize

A financial education, news, and media platform defining wealth for people of color in order to maximize our wealth potential.

🚀Maker: Jehron Petty

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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Kan Supply

Strives to provide consumers with upcycled clothing items at affordable prices — without the negative environmental impact.

🚀Maker: Kenneth Yeung

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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One Look

Platform featuring street-style photography, where fashion is discovered, defined, and distributed for all.

🚀Maker: Kevin Jiang

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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PivotToCivic

Bridging the gap between entry-level talent and the social-impact tech world. Curated bi-weekly job board.

🚀Maker: Genesia Ting, Emily Fong

📍Location: San Francisco, CA

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Ezra Box

Peer to peer platform that provides storage space for Cornell students and matches student as renters.

🚀Makers: Shivang Tayal, Sagar Karnavat

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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Shiro

A web of simple illustrations that will trigger a nerve in the complex network that is your mind.

Makers 🚀: Pia Bocanegra, Victor Odouard, & co.

Location 📍: Ithaca, NY

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Katie Tracy

Youtube channel featuring travel, lifestyle, advice, and relatable videos.

Makers 🚀: Katie Go

Location 📍: Ithaca, NY

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Alcove

Community centered around the mission of finding and cultivating meaningful work.

Makers 🚀: Tina He, Mind Apivessa

Location 📍: Ithaca, NY

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This is My Space Suit

Clothing line inspired by blasting off to space.

Makers 🚀: Shoshana Swell

Location 📍: Ithaca, MA

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Sodeng.Art

Illustrations inspired by people, places, and experiences.

Makers 🚀: Sophia Deng

Location 📍: Ithaca, NY

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Hungry For Disruption

Book on how tech innovation will nourish 10 billion by 2050.

Makers 🚀: Shen Ming Lee

Location 📍: Ithaca, NY

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Shiffon Co

Fine jewelry made with ethically sourced materials. Each purchase funds startups empowering women.

Makers 🚀: Jenny Wang, Shilpa Yarlagadda

Location 📍: Cambridge, MA

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StudentsWhoDesign

A podcast bridging the gap between students and the design industry - by students, for students.

Makers 🚀: Omar Abdul-Rahim, Sahil Khoja

Location 📍: Ithaca, NY

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Cofolios

Showcases design intern portfolios at top companies. Features an internship job board at top tech firms.

Maker 🚀: Hasque May

Location 📍: Rochester, NY

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BlacksWhoDesign

A Twitter directory of black designers in the design and tech industry.

🚀Makers: Hasque May, Yannick Zanfack, Wes O'Haire, Tolu Olubode, Nathalyn Nunoo

📍Location: Rochester, NY

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Interns.Design

Job board for designers looking for design internships at top tech companies. Based in the U.S.


🚀Maker: TK Kong

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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Unspecified.co

We are a community who strives to make without limitations and dream without boundaries.


🚀Makers: Caley Drooff, Shoshana Swell, Christine Yang

📍Location: Ithaca, NY

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