Young Guru Gives Engineering a New Face

By Jennifer Demeritt,

Young Guru (Victor Levy Lasne) image

The man behind Jay-Z’s prolific hit “Empire State of Mind” always loved music and engineering. Now he’s spreading the word to kids all over the country that STEM education can be something different.

When Gimel Androus Keaton, aka Young Guru, was a kid, some of his classmates thought he was a nerd because he liked engineering. He was even a member of Forum for the Advancement of Minorities in Engineering.

Click here to continue reading this article.