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Fordham Social Innovation 

This week in innovation...

Sustainability in the news...

Historic climate change rallies swept the globe. Hundreds of thousands of people rallied for climate action on the eve of the U.N. climate summit in Paris, carrying signs that blared “No Planet B” and “2015 Hottest Year Ever," and marking what may have been the biggest day of climate action ever. 
Tech's most influential leaders are teaming up to solve climate change through their new Breakthrough Energy Coalition. Launched by Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan and Bill Gates, the group will help cover gaps in government funding and invest in zero-carbon energy technology.

ALSO-- Check out these 
Short Answers to Hard Questions About Climate Change
Only a few places left for the DO-a-thon on December 6th!
A free half-day skills building workshop led by Manoj Fenelon (Director of Foresight at PepsiCo and an Aspen Institute First Movers Fellow) which will give you the opportunity to learn how to turn your ideas into action and connect with other aspiring social changemakers from across 10 different NYC universities. This event will also feature free food and drinks donated by social organizations like KIND Snacks and Runa Energy – just in time for finals.
Reserve your place by registering here to join us from 1-5pm on Sunday December 6th at The Cafeteria at North Hall, at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. We are holding a spot for you!
Read about "Michael Pirson to address gathering at World Bank" and how to "Incorporate entrepreneurship and empowerment into education" in the Changemaker Blog!
Greener Media Internship Greener Media
is an award winning multimedia production company that specializes in environmentally & socially conscious content. Our focus is to tell good stories for organizations and companies that are doing good work in the world. We're looking for an intern interested in a variety of genres from documentary/non-fiction, PSAs, educational, marketing/fundraising and promotional videos. 
Learn more here.
From Students for Fair Trade:
We have a meeting tomorrow at 5:00 in Keating 114 and will be selling products in the lobby of Hughes from 2-4 and McGinley from 11:30-2:00
From the Entrepreneurship Society:
Uber NYC Office Visit!
Wednesday, December 9 | 2:30 - 5:00pm | Uber NYC

Please register below for our visit to Uber's NYC office! We will have an office tour as well as two Q&A sessions with the NYC General Manager and head of NYC Engineering (and founding employee!)
Register here (only 30 spots available!)
From the Computing Sciences Society:
The CSS just came back from HackRPI 2015! More info in our Facebook event and the HackRPI website to get filled in! 
From SEAJ:
Meeting on Thursday!
Mark your calendars for SEAJ's annual Sustainable Clothes Swap on Monday December 7 from 3-6pm in Mcginley 235.
Stay updated on the latest on campus with the Changemaker Blog!
We hope to see you there and look forward to a great year of innovation!
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