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Social Impact Career Fair – April 5

If you are interested in build a career around social impact on April 5 the Center for Student Success is hosting a Social Impact Career Fair. This fair features employers seeking students and alumni with liberal arts, social sciences, and media backgrounds. All New School students and alumni are welcomed to attend all fairs. More […]

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Echoing Green and Barclays invite New School students to apply for the NYC Future of Work Social Innovation Challenge

Echoing Green and Barclays are partnering to challenge next-generation innovators to develop and submit their ideas to the Future of Work Social Innovation Challenge. Top undergraduate and/or graduate student teams from colleges and universities across NYC will be selected to participate in a one-day business plan boot camp and pitch competition on May 9, 2018. […]

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Apply to Become an Equitable Public Space Fellow and Join Their Staff for A Year!

Deadline to apply: March 18, 2018 The Design Trust for Public Space is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the future of public space in New York City. Our projects bring together city agencies, community groups, and private sector experts to make a lasting impact—through design—on how New Yorkers live, work, and play. The Fellow will […]

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February 26 – March 2, 2018: The New School will disrupt regular curriculum across the University in order to learn about climate change and its implications, particularly the unequal and devastating impacts on the most vulnerable and least responsible communities around the globe. This disruption is an opportunity to come together to take concrete action toward […]

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Apply now for the $1.5M AI/ML & xR Access to Education Competition!

Do you have an AI/ML or xR idea, prototype or company that helps LIMFG students get to and through college? Then this competition is for you. NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program is excited to announce that applications are now open for Algorithm for Change: The $1.5M AI/ML & xR Access to Education Competition! Algorithm for Change […]

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A New Global Agenda

A New Global Agenda Book Launch and Salon, March 1

Featuring contributing authors Mary Watson, Michael Cohen, Alex Aleinikoff, Gina Bria, Gillian Christie, Eban Goodstein, Joel Simon, and editor Diana Ayton-Shenker. Thursday, March 1, 2018, 6 p.m. Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Room 202, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY Come celebrate the publication of A New Global Agenda: Priorities, Practices, and Pathways of […]

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The Horizons Fellowship!

The Horizons Fellowship is a fully-funded opportunity that supports outstanding undergradute and graduate students (of any year) in their pursuit to combine technology into their existing course of study. The Horizons Fellowship gives students the ability to learn about real-world technology and build advanced software products. The Horizons Fellowship supports 200 outstanding university students in […]

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In India, personal feminine hygiene is considered a taboo subject, and 95% of India’s sanitary napkin market uses harmful chemicals known to cause Urinary Tract Infections. Nora is creating awareness about the importance of personal feminine hygiene by creating affordable and quality made feminine hygiene products. Their first product will be sanitary napkins made of […]

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Unilever and Sundial launch $100 million startup fund for women of color

The companies are creating the New Voices Fund as part of Unilever’s agreement to acquire New York-based Sundial Brands, which makes hair and skincare products for people of color. The fund, which aims to channel more capital into businesses founded and run by women of color, starts with $50 million in seed capital and plans to raise another […]

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Data on Purpose: The Promise and Pitfalls of the Connected World – February 15-16, 2018 Stanford, CA

Join a two-day exploration of the macro trends and practical technologies shaping our global society – Stanford Social Innovation Review’s Data on Purpose: The Promise and Pitfalls of the Connected World. This year’s Data on Purpose will be a mix of plenary and breakout sessions, examining some of the larger forces for good and ill […]

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