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 6, 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 2, 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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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.

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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.

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Measuring and Creating Excellence in Schools: A Research Report

Social Enterprise News | December 9, 2010

The Social Enterprise Program releases a report discussing how to effectively measure success in schools to impact performance.

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Justine Zinkin '02 and Thomas Campbell '09 featured in $100M pledge announcement by Henry Kravis '69

Social Enterprise News | October 15, 2010

Article by The Record, Columbia University, October 15, 2010

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Bridging the Gap Between Nonprofits and Traditional Businesses

Social Enterprise News | June 25, 2010

With recent talks in Albany on benefit corporations, the SEP and Grameen Creative Lab are organizing a Social Business Lab.

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