Yes, Juan David! Not Juan, not David. Say it with me! Juan David.
Born in Venezuela
Moved to Chicago when I was 13
Wrote a book Generation Optimism
Co-host of The UIUC Talkshow and creator of the UIUCFreeFood
Engineering Student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
To help you find something that interests you, I’ve made a list of my favorite work/creations
"Inspiring the Next Generations to be More Optimistic"
Popular Short Essays
How To Invest Using No Money If You’re Under 18
My Generation Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunity: Leverage
Popular Long Essays
My Exploration of The Mystery of the Language
[Annual Review] Curious & Obsessive Experimentation: Updating 2022
What It’s Like Being a Crazy Motivated High School Kid?
Projects define my life. It's what I love doing, how I meet my friends, and why I wake up every morning
Check out my Curiosity Projects page to learn more about my projects and how I work on them.
I write a Weekly Memo about the adventures and challenges of being a curiously ambitious teenager through the lenses of optimism, science, and entrepreneurship.
This is also the place where I share personal updates and my latest projects.
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