Submit Your Presentation for 2017 Ashoka U Exchange – Deadline Approaching!

The deadline for 2017 Ashoka U Exchange presentation submissions is right around the corner on October 5th!!! The Exchange gathers individuals with diverse perspectives from within higher education –from various disciplines, roles, and interest areas. But they all share a passion for creatively tackling big societal challenges – and see higher as an opportunity to drive change. […]

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Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship Job Opening at Rollins College!

Rollins College, a fellow Ashoka-U Changemaker Campus, has a job opening for a Staff Director for the Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship Hub on campus. See below for details. Staff Director – Full Time Position The Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hub (The Innovation Hub) Staff Director works together with the Innovation Hub Faculty Director to develop strategies […]

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DISCOVER. CONNECT. SWAP! A Fashion Reuse Event

As part of Campus Sustainability Month and New York Textile Month, you’re invited to a panel discussion on October 4th with educators and industry professionals who will each bring a unique perspective on ways we can reduce the impact of textile waste. They will share their fashion practices that work to extend the lifecycle of clothing […]

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Social Impact Investing for Sustainability

Join the Tishman Environment and Design Center to learn from the Impact Finance Center about how we can move billions of dollars into our communities one transaction at a time. Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 6:00 pm University Center, U L105 63 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY Register here to attend.   Presentations by Dr. Stephanie Gripne, founder of the […]

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Music for a Sustainable Planet – Carnegie Hall

Check out a great concert at Carnegie Hall with themes of sustainability and world transformation! New Challenge winners and New School alum group ÆON will be participating in the show! The United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network Global Arts presents the second annual “Music for a Sustainable Planet” concert featuring works in response to the Sustainable […]

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Join the Net Impact Conference this November!

Join Net Impact leaders in Philadelphia, November 3-5, for the 2016 Net Impact Conference – the premier gathering of students and professionals committed to making lasting social and environmental impact with their careers. Join thousands of other students to gain the skills, connections, and experiences you need to change the world! Five reasons to join! Unbeatable […]

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Applications for 2017 Venture For America Fellows Open!

Applications for the VFA Class of 2017 are now open!   Venture for America is a nonprofit fellowship program empowering recent college graduates to launch their careers as entrepreneurs and revitalize American cities. After five weeks of training, VFA Fellows spend two years working for a startup in a U.S. city with an emerging startup […]

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Tune in Live to the Social Good Summit 2016, Happening Now

The Social Good Summit is a two-day conference examining the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives around the world. Held annually during UNGA Week, the Social Good Summit unites a dynamic community of global leaders and grassroots activists to discuss solutions for the greatest challenges of our time. This year’s theme, #2030NOW, […]

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News from Ashoka U!

Check out this great news from Ashoka U about new publications and events for Social Impact Entrepreneurs! 2017 Ashoka U Exchange – Important Application Update! Don’t miss your chance to apply to the Ashoka UExchange or to share your work on the agenda! This premier annual gathering brings together changemaker educators from across the country. Co-hosted […]

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B Inspired Philadelphia, Speakers & Festival this October

Join hundreds of B Corp leaders from around the world to learn how business can create a more shared and durable prosperity. Speakers like Eileen Fisher, Shazi Visram, and Karim Abouelnaga will give talks on how to build an economy that works for everyone, and hundreds of entrepreneurs, students, and innovators will connect over free food, […]

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