An interview with Khamit Orumbaev was conducted on April 20, 2021, in New York, NY, by Opeoluwa Olaniyan for the Becoming the Change Interview Project.
Khamit is a tutor for the Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) and at the Math Lab, and provides support with all math and physics classes taught at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC). He is passionate about teaching and leaving a positive impact on the students. In this interview, Khamit discusses the importance of prioritizing the quality of human connections over money and other forms of material gains. He also reflects on the importance of improving our face-to-face interactions and communication in general so as to improve our personal lives, and also create a better world for everyone.