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Columbia MBA Students Win First Place at Net Impact Case Competition
Social Enterprise News | February 19, 2012
MBA students Donnel Baird '13, Morris Cox '13, Elmer Moore '13, and Miklos Raibon '13 won first place at the annual Net Impact Case Competition.
Professor Jonah Rockoff and Colleagues Release Landmark Education Study
Social Enterprise News | January 20, 2012
A new study by Professor Jonah Rockoff and colleagues indicates that good elementary school teachers have a positive effect on students in the long-term.
MBAs Lend Their Skills to Nonprofit Boards
Social Enterprise News | December 12, 2011
BusinessWeek highlighted the Nonprofit Board Leadership Program, which pairs MBA students with alumni mentors serving on New York City nonprofit boards.
Leymah Gbowee Wins Nobel Peace Prize, Speaks at 2011 Social Enterprise Conference
Social Enterprise News | October 11, 2011
Leymah Gbowee, who was a keynote speaker at the Oct. 7 Social Enterprise Conference, was honored with the Nobel Peace Prize on the same day.
2011 Social Enterprise Conference: Social Innovation in a Networked World
Social Enterprise News | September 06, 2011
Registration is now open for the 2011 Social Enterprise Conference.
Summer Spotlight: Punching Above One's Weight
Social Enterprise News | August 25, 2011
Marin Kaleya '12 spent her summer working at the Acumen Fund as part of the Social Enterprise Summer Fellowship Program.
Bruce Usher to Serve as Social Enterprise Program Co-Director
Social Enterprise News | May 12, 2011
Dean Glenn Hubbard welcomes Professor Bruce Usher to his new role.
Banking On Social Enterprise
Social Enterprise News | May 02, 2011
Managing a successful turnaround was just the first step for Neighborhood Trust CEO Justine Zinkin '02, who is proving that's possible for banks to serve New York City's poorest individuals, and help them achieve long-term financial stability.
Business School Volunteers Help Newly Employed Make Sense of Their Money
Social Enterprise News | April 20, 2011
Money Makes Cents, a semester-long mentoring program run by more than 75 Columbia MBA student volunteers, featured in The Record.
Ben Powell '05 Honored as Social Enterprise Alumnus Innovator
Social Enterprise News | March 14, 2011
Ben Powell '05 receives the award for innovatively applying business ideas, principles, and tools to make a social or environmental impact.
Social Enterprise Summer Fellows
“My experience working with communities in India and Africa, as well as on developing public-private partnerships with government and non-profit agencies, convinced me of the need for innovative approaches to international development”
“I see entrepreneurs as the key leverage point in development, so interning at Ashoka made perfect sense.”
Committee to Encourage Corporate Philanthropy
“This internship matched my interest in harnessing the power and resources in the for profit sector to effect social change.”