There are few people as committed to judging the Big Ideas Contest as Jill Finlayson. A lifelong advocate of mentorship and a graduate of UC Berkeley, Finlayson has been a Big Ideas mentor since the competition’s inception in 2006. She currently serves as director of Women in Technology Initiative at CITRIS (Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society)at UC Berkeley, where she supports research and initiatives to promote the equitable participation of women in the tech industry.
SACEPI Poverty Action Day Focused on Student Food Insecurity
Veena Narashiman ‘2020 According to a December 2017 report of the University of California Global Food Initiative, 44 percent of UC undergraduates experience some type