Author Arlie Russell Hochschild Visits Quizlet
Quizlet was honored to host Arlie Russell Hochschild, the author of Strangers in Their Own Land, for a talk and conversation with the Quizlet team earlier this month. Hochschild is a professor of sociology at UC-Berkeley and self-identifies as a liberal. While Hochschild is a natural at adapting t…

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Posted by Thompson March 21, 2017 · View post
Quizlet is studying abroad (and we’ve learned some new languages along the way)
Hello, hallo, hola, 你好! Students, teachers, and learners from all over the globe use Quizlet on a daily basis, but until now, however, they’ve been using Quizlet in English only. To reflect the global nature of our user base we’re excited to bring Quizlet to students and teachers who live in a dif…

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Posted by Thompson September 22, 2016 · View post
Welcoming Roger to Quizlet!
We're excited to welcome to Quizlet an awesome summer intern, Roger Chen, who just started this week. Roger grew up in Walnut, California, and attended Walnut High School, before heading on to study Computer Science at Berkeley. Roger has managed to do a ton of substantive work and independent proj…

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Posted by Thompson May 29, 2014 · View post
Welcome to Quizlet, Amalia!
Amalia Nelson has joined the Quizlet team as our new Admin and Ops Manager! Amalia has a background in arts education, with a degree in Studio Art from Scripps College and recent work experience at the Museum of Children's Arts (MOCHA) in Oakland. A native of the Bay Area, Amalia went to Albany H…

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Posted by Thompson September 19, 2013 · View post
Arun Arrives at Quizlet
We are pleased to welcome yet another full-time developer to the Quizlet team--Arun Saigal! Arun grew up in Burlington, MA, went to Phillips Academy in Andover for high school, and just graduated from MIT in 2013. Arun has deep experience in EdTech on both web and Android platforms, including sign…

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Posted by Thompson August 1, 2013 · View post
Ankush: Android Intern Extraordinaire
This blog post is a belated welcome and general shout-out to our indispensable Android intern, Ankush Gupta. Ankush started building the Quizlet Android app as an intern here in January and returned this summer to help get it out the door. Ankush hails from Louisville, Kentucky, where he attended D…

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Posted by Thompson July 24, 2013 · View post
Welcoming Vinny to Quizlet
Vinny Chakradhar is the newest addition to our star-studded intern line-up at Quizlet. Vinny is a programmer and math whiz, exploring Quizlet's data and analytics so that we can make Quizlet an even more powerful educational tool. Not to mention, he's currently undefeated on the Quizlet ping pong t…

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Posted by Thompson July 11, 2013 · View post
Max is back
Maxwell E Haubenstock, intern extraordinaire, is back at Quizlet. Max just graduated from Pine Crest School in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, and he will be attending MIT this fall. A versatile member of this summer's intern crew, Max contributes to Quizlet code and works on a number of business and marketing…

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Posted by Thompson July 11, 2013 · View post
Robert joins Quizlet!
The Quizlet team continues to grow, as we now welcome Robert Deaton! Robert was the 91st (!!) Quizlet user, starting back in 2006 when he was a student at Caesar Rodney High School in Dover, Delaware. Robert is a remarkably accomplished engineer. While a student the University of Delaware, Rober…

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Posted by Thompson July 9, 2013 · View post
Welcome to Quizlet, Karoun!
We are super excited to welcome another stellar member to our Quizlet team--Karoun Kasraie! Karoun hails from Ventura, CA, where he went to El Camino High School. He just graduated this May from UC-Berkeley, with a major in Computer Science and a minor in Music. Outside of the classroom, Karoun…

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Posted by Thompson June 17, 2013 · View post
Welcome to Quizlet, Zack!
We'd like to welcome our first summer intern of 2013, Zack Mayeda, who started last week! Zack is a rising senior at the University of California-Berkeley and a native of Encinitas, CA. He started coding when he was in high school at San Dieguito Academy. In addition to his experience as a devel…

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Posted by Thompson May 28, 2013 · View post
Welcome to Quizlet, Shane!
Hailing from the Sunshine State, Shane Mooney comes to Quizlet with a deep passion for education, technology and entrepreneurship---he founded his first ed-tech company while in college and is excited to be part of the impact Quizlet is having in education. We asked Shane a few questions to help in…

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Posted by Thompson May 6, 2013 · View post
What are your best Quizlet tips?
Share your Quizlet tips and tricks For years our users have been telling us all the things you love about Quizlet, and of course, the things you'd like to see be even better. Since our users are the true Quizlet experts, we'd like to hear more about how you use Quizlet day to day. We want to lear…

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Posted by Thompson February 13, 2013 · View post
Nominate Quizlet for Best Education Startup!
Hey Quizlet Users!Quizlet users are passionate about how much Quizlet helps them learn everyday. Tell the world by nominating us for Best Education Startup 2012 for the Crunchies! We think it's a great way to show off all the learning you have been doing on Quizlet and how many dedicated users we…

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Posted by Thompson November 15, 2012 · View post