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Working for Play

Social Enterprise News | April 01, 2008

Andrea Wenner'05, founder and executive director of Out2Play, featured in Columbia Magazine, by Cristina Najarro CC'10.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Entrepreneurship, Real Estate | Read Article

Students participate in Brazilian International Consulting Project with Endeavor

Social Enterprise News | March 24, 2008

Three SEP students traveled to Sao Paulo, Brazil during Winter break, to work on a pro bono consulting project.

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Credit Markets for the Poor: A Symposium on Current Topics in Microfinance

Social Enterprise News | May 01, 2007

Article by By Katie Leonberger '08, cofounder of Microlumbia, the student-run microfinance investment fund.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Entrepreneurship, Social Enterprise, World Business | Read Article

Social entrepreneurs gather at Columbia Business School

Social Enterprise News | February 14, 2007

As America embarks on resolving today's most pressing social and environmental problems, Columbia Business School has been ahead of the game by joining a social community that brings together field experts and student entrepreneurs across social realms for opportunities to showcase concepts, network, and compete for cash prizes.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Organizations, Social Enterprise | Read Article

Global Social Venture Competition Boasts Record Participation

Social Enterprise News | February 23, 2006

Sandy Eapen '07 receives feedback from student judges and entrants.

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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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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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Meet a Winner of the 2004 Global Social Venture Competition

Social Enterprise News | October 07, 2004

By Zeina Talje '05, Bottom Line.

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Columbia Business School, Investors' Circle, and Social Venture Network Conduct First National Survey of Social Ventures

Social Enterprise News | July 23, 2004

Columbia Business School's Research Initiative on Social Entrepreneurship (RISE) Program, Investors' Circle, and the Social Venture Network have partnered to conduct the first national survey of for-profit social ventures, which are defined as businesses that seek to create positive social and environmental impact through financially successful businesses.

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Spring Newsletter - Social Venture Competition Goes Global

Social Enterprise News | March 21, 2004

The winners of the Global Social Venture Competition were announced at London Business School at the final round on April 15?16. Columbia Business School has been a partner in this competition since 2001.

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