NYU SEP announces Spring 2018 Social Entrepreneurship courses!
We are excited to announce two spring courses produced by the NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program, in partnership with NYU Stern. Each of these courses are taught by NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program Advisory Board members who are universally recognized and acclaimed pioneers in the social change space. Learn more.
Amita Swadhin to speak at NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program
Since 2016, Amita has been traveling the country collecting the stories of LGBTQ people of color who survived childhood rape and sexual assault. On December 4th, Amita will share some of the preliminary findings of nearly 50 interviews publicly for the first time. Learn more and RSVP.
Anurag Gupta, Program alum & Founder of BE MORE, presents at NYUSEP
With generous support from Focus for Health Foundation, the NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program hosted Anurag Gupta, Founder & CEO for a workshop on Hacking Racial Bias. Learn more about Anurag's work and see photos here.
enso + NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program hosted a panel and dinner conversation on where we go from here.
Check out enso's recap of our collaborative Sept. 12th event on The Role of Brands in Empowering Citizens of a New Era.
Program alum, Genesis Be, interviewed by VICE IMPACT
Genesis Be sits down with VICE IMPACT to discuss her work as an artist and activist. Read the interview here.
NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program announces NYU Social Impact and Entrepreneurship Exchange (NYU SEE)
We are excited to launch a new cross-university engagement tool to navigate social entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship opportunities across NYU's global network. Check it out!
What role do brands play in moving the nation forward?
Are you an NYU Undergrad ready to change the world?
The 2017 CmC has launched! Attend an info session to learn more about how you can win $10k to launch your world-changing venture.
Program alum, Anurag Gupta, interviewed on 10% Happier with Dan Harris
Listen here for more on Anurag's work on transforming bias.
Congratulations to Qantab Light Cube, winners of the 2017 NYU/D-Prize Social Venture Competition!
Learn more about the team and their fantastic work in Nigeria.
We were thrilled to host students from Nanyang Technopreneurship Center on their capstone trip to NYC!
Click here to learn more and see pictures from the 2-day event.
Congratulations to alum Ananta Ripa Ajmera on the release of The Ayurveda Way!
Check out photos from our book launch party to celebrate the occasion.
March for Science Co-Chair and fellow alum Dr. Caroline Weinberg is interviewed by Dan Rather on the importance of science advocacy.
Watch the interview here.
Scholar alum Erika Hval & her organization will host the 77TH Annual Mary Swartz Rose Memorial Lecture about how to leverage integrated solutions to solve childhood obesity.
Click here for more details about how to RSVP for the event.
Fellow alum & Thundress Founder, Tylea Richard, to be featured at Fashion Envie
Click here for tickets to the art installation and fashion presentation on April 22nd!
Scholar alum Cody Brown was featured on The New York Times!
Read more about Cody's vision for virtual reality.
From Fear to Focus: Race in America and The Urgency of Now
Missed February 15th's dynamic, deep and wide ranging conversation about race in America with Van Jones and others? Watch the video here.
The NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program stands with over 410 social entrepreneurs and NGO leaders opposing the Muslim ban.
Read the letter and see the growing number of social entrepreneurs signed on.
NYU fellow alum Anurag Gupta and Be More America were featured on NPR's All Things Considered on WNYC!
Listen to Anurag talk about how unconscious bias negatively impacts healthcare.
NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program Featured in Dec. 19 NY Post: "A World of Difference!"
"Changing the Game of Fast Fashion" was a great success on November 14th!
Click here to learn more about this ethical fashion event.
Alum Joe O'Connor publishes great new book on designing and installing off-grid solar!
Click here to learn more.
Fellow alum Lauren Servin launches new skin care company: girls education is in their DNA!
Click here to learn more.
We are thrilled to sponsor two NYU Stern social entrepreneurship classes with Susan Davis & Jeffrey Hollender this spring!
Learn about the courses and how to sign up.
Want $10,000 to change the world?
Click here to learn more about the NYU Changemaker Challenge
We are proud to support TEDxWashingtonSquare on Practicing Change on Oct 15, 2016!
Click here and join us for a day of Practicing Change as we bring greater awareness to the creative practices, models and essential elements on the cutting edge of change.
Alum Joshua Levin's startup OpenInvest is live!
Click here to join the early community and to make socially responsible investing decisions with OpenInvest.
Alum Annie Myers and her gamechanging work in food delivery featured in Forbes!
Click here to learn more about how she is filling the gap in food distribution and her suggestions to young people
Alum Anurag Gupta and his organization Be More America, launch PRISM in Practice in 2016 fall.
Click here to learn more about his work to empower people to break bias and get involved!
Alum Genesis Be does national news interviews.
Watch here and here to hear about her campaign to remove the confederate battle emblem from Mississippi's state flag.
Congratulations to the winner of the 2016 NYU/D-Prize competition!
Learn more about REACH, the team of NYU Abu Dhabi students who took this year's grand prize.
Nanyang Technopreneurship Center visits NYU.
We were thrilled to welcome graduate students from Nanyang Technopreneurship Center in Singapore for a half-day session on values in social entrepreneurship work. Check out highlights.
Affordability at NYU: Share your Ideas at a How Might We Session
See "Events" here for details and click here to join the online discussion.
Shine a light on foster care.
NYU Social Entrepreneurship & D-Prize were in the New York Times
Read the Fixes column featuring NYU/D-Prize winner Jeunes Braves, quotes from Gabriel Brodbar, and from D-Prize director Nicholas Fusso.
The 2016 NYU/D-Prize Consortium competition is on!
Join us for the first global webinar with partners from Bangladesh, California, and Singapore on February 4th to learn all about it.
Look at fundraising differently: Join us and Jennifer McCrea for a Transformational Fundraising workshop.
Learn more about the April 20-21 workshop and get registration information.
Congrats to the 2015 CmC winners!
Learn more about this year's grand prize & seed grant winners.
We were proud to host Daniel Lubetzky of KIND for a speaker series event in November!
Learn more and watch the video from Economically Sustainable & Socially Impactful: Building a Business that Thrives in Both Worlds.
The Dinner Party, co-founded by fellow alum Carla Fernandez, has had some great press lately.
Read more on The New York Times, Oprah, LA Times, and BuzzFeed.
Fellow alum David Russell featured on BBC about Big Charity, Big Business.
On May 27th, we celebrated the release of "Everyday Ambassador"!
See highlights from the book launch and cocktail party in honor of author and scholar alum Kate Otto.
Africa, the Next Frontier in Apparel Sourcing was a huge success!
Check out highlights from the April 30th event hosted by NYU Social Entrepreneurship Program, SPARK, Liberty & Justice Clothing, and Made in Africa.
Congratulations to the winner of the 2015 NYU/D-Prize Social Venture Competition, Jeunes Braves!
Learn more about their work and all of our finalist teams.
Robert Lee & 2013 CmC Seed Grant Winner Rescuing Leftover Cuisine named a 2015 CNN Hero!
Congratulations Robert! Check out the video and interview all about their work.
The first round of the global NYU/D-Prize Competition is complete...
...and NYU broke a D-Prize record, submitting more applications than in any other University competition! Thanks to all who participated and congratulations to the teams moving forward.