Global Public Health: Students at the Johns Hopkins University Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design collaborate with students at the University of Palestine in Gaza City over the course of a year, exploring ways of improving public health through scientific and design-based innovation.
AR & VR: Students experiment with integrating AR and VR experiences into the Portals environment.
Climate Change: Students around the globe talk to experts about climate change, and explore mechanisms of reducing its damage.
Social Innovation: Students from around the world work on challenges, including helping refugees overcome bureaucratic barriers in new countries, improving agriculture practices, and creating new means of addressing climate change.
Global Entrepreneurship: With Portals, entrepreneurs think about local problems in a global context, across industries including healthcare and entertainment.
Mentorship: Students engage mentors around the globe through Portals.