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Fordham Social Innovation
Coming up in innovation...
1) Sustainable Fashion Panel
2) Impact Investing Workshop
3) Common Good Fair
Sustainable Fashion Panel
Fair Trade Club and the Sustainability Committee will partner in hosting a panel on sustainable fashion.
When: Tuesday, October 4th from 5-6 pm
Where: Campbell Commons
NY+Acumen Impact Investing Workshop
NY+Acumen will lead a workshopp on Social Impact and Entrepreneurship. +Acumen provides emerging leaders with the skills and moral imagination to take part in changing the way the world tackles poverty. Participants will engage in interactive case studies lead by Liz Mooney, who is currently a Manager at Endeavor - an organization that is leading the high-impact entrepreneurship movement around the world - and Will Reising, who is an Associate at The Carlyle Group's AlpInvest Partners - a private equity firm.
Common Good Career Fair
co-sponsored by the Dorothy Day Center for Service and Justice
November 2nd, 2016 | 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. | McGinley Center Ballroom
Designed for students seeking careers working for the common good. Organizations in attendance will include those within the non-profit, education, healthcare, government, STEM, and other social service enterprises looking to recruit for full-time, part-time, internship and post-grad volunteer opportunities.
Visit our new Social Innovation Labs!
Come check out our new labs at Rose Hill and Lincoln Center!
Rose Hill: Hughes Hall, Room 207
Lincoln Center: 140 W 62nd Street, Room 216
18 students have applied for the Newman's Own Foundation Fellows Competition. Fordham thanks you for your participation and will present a strong case to the Newman's Own Foundation on your behalf. We look forward to reaching out to the candidates soon.
Brent Martini, Executive in Residence for Social Innovation, visited Fordham from his home in California last week and met with many students, faculty, and staff as he supports the Social Innovation Collaboratory efforts. He will return again in late October.
Looking to combine interests in social innovation, writing and communications? The Social Innovation Collaboratory is looking for writers, social media managers, and creative thinkers to take part in a Changemaker focused communications team! To learn more, please email email@example.com
UNICEF Bake Sale
Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Location: McGinley Center
100% of proceeds go to UNICEF, committed to helping lift children out of poverty around the world.
From St. Rose's Garden:
Want to learn more about sustainable food systems and community agriculture projects -- and munch on some tasty, organic fruits and vegetables??
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