Thomas Disley: Featured Change Maker

Name: Tom Age: 25 Company: M-App Role: Co-Founder Tackling something as far-reaching as international development is no small task — and yet, entrepreneur and 2015 New Challenge winner Thomas Disley is proving it’s a topic that can be broached, and right here from home, in fact.  The International Affairs master’s student at Milano is the […]

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What is Social Innovation and Why Does it Matter?

By Elizabeth Werbe, Associate Director of New Challenge Solutions to the complex problems we face today — global warming, wide-scale poverty, limited access to health care — can  no longer rest solely in the hands of an elite few.  It is now conceivable that each person can help tackle these issues in order to create […]

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Parsons ELab Info Session on Sept 11

Parsons ELab 12-month Fellowship Program RSVP to Workshop on September 11 The Parsons Entrepreneurial Lab is announcing the date of its Fall Fellowship Program Workshop which will take place on Friday September 11, 2015 at 6pm to introduce alumni with brilliant entrepreneurial projects to its 12-month fellowship program. Book your calendars early on and stay […]

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Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative, June 22 at The New School

The Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative is holding its annual meeting at the New School on June 21 and June 22, 2015: http://www.grli.org/event/2015agm/ Students who are interested in advancing the future of management and sustainability education through a new project can attend the session onMonday afternoon from 1:30-4:00 pm: http://www.grli.org/projects/commit/ This will be a discussion and planning session […]

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The Strategic Presenter and Storyteller, June 10

RSVP for The Strategic Presenter and Storyteller here.  

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ICRAVE:BINGO, May 16th at 2:30 pm

Join IMPRIMATUR for bingo, drag queens and cheeky fun on 5/16 In honor of NYCxDESIGN week, come celebrate with IMPRIMATUR on Saturday 5/16 for an afternoon of cheeky fun celebrating new identities blended through design. Starting at 2:30 pm, join ICRAVE:BINGO as we tap into alter egos and explore what it means to reinvent oneself. […]

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Mason Social Innovation in Action Institute (May 18-June 15)

Want to change the world? It takes more than Idealism.  It takes Innovation, Leadership, and Practical Skills! The Mason Social Innovation in Action Institute is an intensive four-week summer course that prepares students to become our next generation of global problem solvers, change makers and social entrepreneurs. Gain real-world consulting experience Design & present a business model […]

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Sustainability and Social Impact event with Marc Epstein, April 27, 6-9 pm

Hosted by Net Impact NYC Professional Chapter Location: 55 Lexington Ave., New York, NY Learn what a professional career in sustainability and social impact looks like during a conversation with Marc Epstein and access a global industry leader to ask your burning sustainability best practice, impact measurement, and global risk questions. Dr. Epstein is considered […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Conference (SEEED): April 24 – 25

SEEED is a two-day national gathering focused on building effective social enterprise ecosystems that drive economic development. Convening social impact trailblazers to share best practice and create new collaborations, the conference is itself a partnership between Social Enterprise Greenhouse, the Social Innovation Initiative at Brown University, Worldways Social Marketing, and the SEEED at Brown student group. Over 750 social entrepreneurs, practitioners, […]

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A New Schooler’s Take on the Harvard Social Enterprise Conference

The weekend of February 14 was the Harvard Social Enterprise Conference, and unfortunately Boston was hit with another blizzard in what turned out to be a record setting winter for the region. Despite the weather conditions, eight students from the Association for International Development (AID) and Social Innovation Alliance (SIA) at The New School attended […]

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