Founded in 2019, Empower’s mission statement focuses on giving drivers more control over pricing and the opportunity to earn higher salaries.
“Just be kind to each other and check your assumptions at the door,” one student said.
The gig economy is too good to be true.
The initiative is part of a multi-year partnership with several campus safety organizations.
WMATA provides a public service, while Uber tries — and fails — to turn a profit.