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XRC Labs Cohort 5 Demo Day – April 19th 8AM

Join us at Parsons School of Design in New York City to celebrate the achievements of the Cohort 5 Founders.    This is a great opportunity to see nine innovative companies disrupting the retail and consumer goods sectors showcase their progress, and share their impact on the future of innovation in retail.    Come network, learn […]

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Announcing the Communities Thrive Challenge – a National Challenge for Local Solutions

  Today The Rockefeller Foundation and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative – with guidance from leaders across the country – are excited to announce the Communities Thrive Challenge, a $10 million funding opportunity to find and support successful, community-driven approaches to expand economic opportunity for low-income and financially insecure people and communities across the U.S. We […]

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Public and Urban Policy Program Speaker Series: NYS Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli

Monday, March 26, 2018 at 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall, Room 202 55 West 13th Street, Room I-202, New York, NY 10011 Join us for a discussion with Thomas P. DiNapoli, New York State Comptroller since 2007, and graduate of Milano School for International Affairs, Management and Public […]

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Verizon Connected Futures III Demo Day :: Friday, March 23

The Verizon Connected Futures Prototyping and Talent Development program, in partnership with NYC Media Lab, supports development of new media and technology projects from universities across New York City, linking students and faculty with industry experts. Teams will present their prototypes at the Demo Day. Join NYC Media Lab and Verizon to explore cutting-edge VR, […]

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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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Social Entrepreneur Fellowship

Archimedes Project is recruiting aspiring changemakers as summer 2018 Frontier Social Entrepreneur Fellows. Fellows spend 12 weeks in their country of interest conducting human-centered research and working to lay the groundwork for a scalable water or sanitation enterprise. Archimedes Project believes that locally-driven social enterprise is the solution to the clean water and sanitation crisis […]

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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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Venture Lab 2017 – 2018 Participants

We are delighted to announce the 2017-2018 Venture Lab Winners! In alphabetical order  Broke Broadway Broke Broadway, a newly-incorporated non-profit organization, intends to open a performing and fine arts facility that will be called “Mom Mom’s House” outside Newark, New Jersey. Their mission is to make performing and fine art resources accessible and available to […]

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Open applications for TigerLaunch Competition! > Deadline Dec 15th!

Open applications for TigerLaunch Competition! > Deadline Dec 15th!

TigerLaunch is Princeton’s national entrepreneurship competition with four events planned for the 2018 competition in Seattle, Chicago, NYC, and Princeton, TigerLaunch is the largest student-run competition of its kind in the country, with over 300 applicants in 2017 and $30,000+ in prizes. There are looking for a startup, especially at the early stage. Apply here […]

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Dance for Puerto Rico!

Broadway Stars Lead Garjana Fundraiser for Hurricane Survivors Our friends from Food Tank are announcing a happy-hour fundraiser this next Monday, Oct 16 with “Garjana” to help hurricane survivors in the Caribbean. Led by Broadway stars, this immersive dance experience will raise support for relief efforts in Puerto Rico and Dominica through #GiveHealthy, Feeding America […]

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