In The News
By Carlos Penaherrera, dual MBA/MPP candidate
Attracting and maintaining engaged students represents one of the biggest challenges faced by social entrepreneurship initiatives at universities. The session “How to build it, so they will…Read More
By Sarah Thelen, MPP candidate
Everyone a changemaker. It takes one. These were some of the themes of the Ashoka U conference in Miami, Florida this past weekend. The need for change and innovation at the policy level was a fascinating topic…Read More
By Gabriela Asturias, Trinity ’17
I went to the Exchange with the burning questions: how can I ensure the impact of my social initiatives is sustainable and empowering the beneficiaries? How do I remove myself from the deed and channel my good…Read More
This story originally appeared on Duke Today.
Recently, a panel of judges chose a team to represent Duke in the Hult Prize regionals, a leading collegiate social entrepreneurship competition. From the five semifinalists in the Duke round, there…
By Katie Jansen, Duke I&E
Tatiana Birgisson ’12, MATI Energy – Food & Drink
Tatiana Birgisson started her own company, MATI Energy, while living in Duke’s entrepreneurial community, The Cube, during her senior year.
What she…Read More
Haven’t gotten a chance to take the seven-week online Course for Human-Centered Design yet? We’ve got good news for you—the next round begins on February 9, 2015!
For two years now, IDEO.org has partnered with Acumen to offer a course for those…Read More
Social Entrepreneurship & the Business of Civic Engagement, a panel discussion that took place on Monday January 26, 2015, was moderated by Dean of Arts & Sciences Laurie Patton. This deep and meaningful discussion delved into the…Read More
In an attempt to calm the bees in his own backyard hives, Xander Kent talks to his winged friends.
“Yeah, yeah, I know. You don’t like being disturbed. I’m going to get out of here though.”Read More
Remember NOW is the time to apply for the Atlas Corps Fellowship to serve in the United States or Colombia.
Learn more at apply.atlascorps.org.
Our deadline is November 8!
Big Ideas at Berkeley
Hack for a cause
November 21, 6:00pm South Hall
We are happy to announce the 2nd annual Social Innovation Hackathon, presented by IMSA! This year we are partnering with Heifer International who will provide…