notable experiences

Wrigley Institute, Summer 2022

We worked at the Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies as education assistants for their summer 2022 programs. We assisted with education, communication, transportation, and extracurricular programs at the institute.

Blackstone LaunchPad Fellowship, 2022

riddick & gray llc was selected as a Blackstone LaunchPad Fellow to participate in their multi-week program from June-August 2022 and awarded a $5,000 grant.

USC FoundWell Fellowship, 2022

riddick & gray llc was selected for the USC Marshall School of Business FoundWell Fellowship to participate in a multi-week program from March-April 2022 that involves weekly meetings, daily habit building, and a supportive social network to strengthen our social enterprise.

Wrigley Institute Spring Break, 2022

We participated and assisted in logistics for the Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies 2022 Spring Break Program; the first program of its kind. The 3-day experience focused on the marine and geological science of Catalina Island through activities like snorkeling, hiking, kayaking, weather balloon launches, and microscopic plankton research. 

Wrigley Institute Prize, 2021

We were finalists in the 2021 Wrigley Sustainability Prize. We visited the Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies on Catalina Island for two days in October 2021 to train and prepare for our final pitch of "the collective," a social-impact and sustainable film non-profit. 

Semester at Sea, Spring 2018

We were students on the Semester at Sea Spring 2018 voyage aboard the MV World Odyssey. From January to April, we traveled to Mexico, Hawaii, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Myanmar, India, Mauritius, South Africa, Ghana, Morocco, Portugal, England, and France. 

University of La Verne STEM Camp, 2014

During the summer of 2014 (as rising juniors in high school), we spent two weeks at the University of La Verne's STEM camp. We studied kinesiology, anatomy, sustainable agriculture, entomology, computer science, mathematics, and debate.