Making an Impact: A Social Entrepreneurship Series

The need to address global issues seems increasingly urgent. Fortunately, the world is also seeing people across industries, cultures, and geographic boundaries working toward solutions. This series of discussions will illustrate how others have – and how you can – combine your professional work with your desire to be a force for positive social change.

Workshops

Thursday, February 27, 2020 | 4:30 – 6:00 pm | 1810 Accelerator

Everyone uses and has been affected by new media – in the areas of information, education, entertainment etc. But how has new media been utilized to cause positive social impact? And how can we, as members of our communities, further leverage new media to positively impact people and the planet? Come engage with individuals who have used new media to build awareness, engagement and motivation to create significant positive impact.

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Thursday, March 12, 2020 | 4:30 – 6:00 pm | 1810 Accelerator

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Thursday, March 26, 2020 | 4:30 – 6:00 pm | 1810 Accelerator

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 | 4:30 – 6:00 pm | 1810 Accelerator

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3rd Annual Social Entrepreneurship Summit

Congratulations to the 2019 Winners!

Grand PrizeVacayAbilityNatasha Graves, Fox School of Business & Management ‘18
Undergraduate TrackTiP the LLCNick Lagnese, College of Engineering ‘20
Undergraduate TrackZolo MarketEmma Blosfelds, Fox School of Business & Management ‘20
Undergraduate TrackCivicTicketsMia Mangosong, Fox School of Business & Management ’22
Upper TrackCOPEKourtney Thompson, Fox School of Business & Management ‘21
People’s ChoiceEarthQuenchJohn Hallenbeck, Fox School of Business & Management ‘20

2018 Social Entrepreneurship Summit Winners

Undergraduate TrackCibuxKhai Nguyen, College of Science and Technology ‘21
Undergraduate TrackEarth CycleJames Seykot, Klein College of Media and Communications ‘19
Undergraduate TrackLinguaPooja Rampabhu, Fox School of Business ‘21
Undergraduate TrackOrganic OasisAlexa Gingerich, College of Liberal Arts ‘18
Undergraduate TrackProject GreenChristopher Christensen, Fox School of Business
Undergraduate TrackThe ReTired ProjectLuke Moran, University Studies ‘22
Undergraduate TrackVGN4UAbigail Misbin, Fox School of Business ‘21
Upper TrackAirapyRachel Cox, Fox School of Business ‘18
Upper TrackBuilding Relationships in Communities (BRIC)Veronica Ayala-Flores, Tyler School of Art ‘16
Upper TrackDwell City, LLCIjanae Jackson, Fox School of Business ‘20
Upper TrackGreenBoxJoseph Peters, Tyler School of Art
Upper TrackLet’s DanceChristina Castro-Tauser, School of Theater, Film, & Media Arts ‘18
Upper TrackNebula Talent GroupWill Bubenik, School of Sport, Tourism, & Hospitality Management ‘18