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Business School Professor Creates Executive Program for Local Nonprofit Leaders

Social Enterprise News | November 16, 2012

More than 20 executives of nonprofit groups in Harlem came together at Columbia Business School for a leadership training program, "Strengthening West Harlem Nonprofits."

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The Real Deal- Kesha Cash '10, a social entrepreneur and an activist for the next generation of change-makers.

Social Enterprise News | October 19, 2012

For Kesha Cash '10, being an impact investor means doubling as a social entrepreneur and as an activist for the next generation of change-makers.

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Columbia MBA Students Placed Second at Ross Renewable Energy Case Competition

Social Enterprise News | February 20, 2012

Daniel Mintzer '13, Morris Cox '13, Donnel Baird '13, and Yaniv Kalish '12 came in second place at the annual Ross Renewable Energy Case Competition.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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