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Thanksgiving Break with Tigers in Siberia

Social Enterprise News | December 8, 2005

Matias Marcote '07 explores new initiatives to link conservation objectives with local economic development.

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Using Business Skills to Fight HIV/AIDS

Social Enterprise News | December 8, 2005

Prominent business and nonprofit leaders discuss the applicability of business resources and skills to this area. By Asmau Ahmed '06, Casey Albert '06 and Wambui Chege, The Bottom Line.

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Net Impact Conference: Leading Social Innovation Across Sectors

Social Enterprise News | December 1, 2005

“Remember right is right - even if the people we are working for aren't doing it, these values have to be integrated,” said former Vice President Al Gore at the annual Net Impact Conference. By Stephanie Sewell King '05, Bottom Line.

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2005 Social Enterprise Conference Panel Summaries

Social Enterprise News | October 7, 2005

By Andrea Turner '07, Eugene Lin '07 and Yvonne Lu '07.

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Sowing Her Wild Oats

Social Enterprise News | September 8, 2005

Summer internship profile, by Beth Robinowitz '07, Bottom Line.

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Summer in Affordable Housing

Social Enterprise News | September 8, 2005

Summer internship profile, by Maury Stern '06, Bottom Line.

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Recent MBA Grad Launches Playground Venture

Social Enterprise News | July 20, 2005

Andrea Wenner '05 starts nonprofit to address the lack of playground facilities at New York City's elementary schools.

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Fighting AIDS in Africa - Lessons from Botswana

Social Enterprise News | July 20, 2005

Jeffrey Sturchio, Merck vice president of external affairs and human health in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, discusses a partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the government of Botswana.

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Columbia Team Connect US wins prize at the Global Social Venture Competition at UC Berkeley

Social Enterprise News | April 21, 2005

Venture's strategy to minimize patient non-compliance impresses judges with its potential for financial sustainability and social impact. By Bethany Hale '06 and Mollie Kinnamon at the Lang Center.

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MIDI's Spring Break in Nicaragua - A Place to Go, A Place to Grow

Social Enterprise News | March 31, 2005

Working for Agora Partnerships, students conduct consulting sessions with some of Central America's budding entrepreneurs. By Jaya Balasubramaniam '06 and Michelle Fertig '06, Bottom Line.

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