Join us at for “Communities of: _________: Exhibition and Symposium” at The New School

Communities of: _________: Exhibition and Symposium Sheila C. Johnson Design Center Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries October 25 – November 3, 2012 Opening reception: October 25, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. RSVP at http://communitiesof.parsons.edu/.   Using photography, text and video that document the projects, the exhibition conveys the deep exchange and long duration of community engagements, […]

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Join PopTech 2012…Live!

This year, MFA Design for Social Innovation and PopTech have teamed up to enable those who couldn’t make it to Camden to watch the presentations live in the DSI Theater. The PopTech Livestream is more than a live feed – it’s an opportunity for anyone to learn from world-changing innovators and Fellows who take the PopTech stage and […]

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Social Innovation: Does it Matter?

Social Innovation: Does it Matter? Cases from India and China A lecture by Nidhi Srinivas Professor of Nonprofit Management, The New School Thursday, October 18th, 6 pm Henry Cohen Conference Room, 72 5th Ave, 3rd floor RSVP to development.newschool@gmail.com Discussions of contemporary development policy are increasingly in registers of social, political and ecological crisis.  How are citizens using […]

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Skillshare hosts “Legal Structures for Social Entrepreneurs” – November 26, 2012

Have a great idea for social innovation, but trying to figure out whether it should be a nonprofit or a for-profit? Have you heard something about these new hybrid legal structures but can’t figure out what the heck they do? If so this course is for you! We’ll be digging into: 501(c)(3) L3C Benefit Corporation […]

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Mind Your Own Business: An Information Fair and Alumni Panel Discussion on Entrepreneurship with Special Introduction by Kay Unger

Mind Your Own Business An Information Fair and Alumni Panel Discussion on Entrepreneurship with Special Introduction by Kay Unger Saturday, October 13 Information Fair 2:00-3:30 p.m. 2 West 13th Street Ground Floor, Orientation Room Admission free No RSVP required Learn from organizations geared at helping entrepreneurs with financial planning, business plan writing, legal issues, and […]

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Innovativing Mobile Tech for Development Competition – Hosted by Columbia University

The New Media Task Force at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs will be hosting its first “Innovating Mobile Tech for Development” competition this fall on November 2nd, 2012. The competition encourages current university students to explore the development field through technology. We are calling for innovative mobile application designs that seek to […]

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Apply now to the Acumen Fund Fellowship

Building transformative businesses that serve the poor requires a unique pool of talent comprised of individuals who have the operational and financial skills combined with the moral imagination necessary to create innovative solutions to global poverty. Acumen Fund is addressing this need for talent in the social sector by creating leadership programs that identify, train, […]

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Apply now to the Clinton Global Initiative University 2013

President Clinton will host the sixth annual meeting of CGI U from April 5 – 7, 2013 at Washington University in St. Louis. The meeting will bring together student leaders, NGO representatives, topic experts, and other prominent change-makers to brainstorm ideas, share best practices, and develop their action plans for the months ahead. Any student […]

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The Dell Social Innovation Challenge is Hiring!

The Dell Social Innovation Challenge is hiring! We have three open positions and would be extremely grateful for your help to find amazing candidates! Detailed position descriptions are attached. These positions will be open for a limited time. High-level overview: 1. Marketing Director. Oversee all marketing and communications for the DSIC worldwide. Will set the […]

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Apply to become a 2013/2014 resident fellow with Americorps

New Sector AmeriCorps Program Participants (Residents and Fellows) are selected from a competitive applicant pool to provide Boston or San Francisco Bay Area organizations (“host sites”) support that enhances the organizations’ service to their constituents. Residents engage in capacity-building projects such as measuring impact, developing collaborations and partnerships, promoting effective use of technology, engaging volunteers, […]

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