No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world
– Robin Williams
Thanks for checking out the undergraduate Net Impact chapter at NYU Stern! Explore our website to learn more about our organization, our community, and our events! Join us every Monday from 12:30 – 1:45 in Stern’s Tisch Hall.
The Community Development Venture Capital Alliance is hiring interns for the summer! Like other venture capital funds, CDVCA makes equity investments in businesses to create jobs and wealth for low-income communities.
More information in the following documents:
Job Description_2015 Summer Communications Intern
Job Description_2015 Summer Internship
The Institute for Ethical Leadership at Rutgers Business School will present how healthcare providers, educators, suppliers, and patients can maintain the highest ethical standards in a rapidly changing industry. Featured topics include, the Cost of Fraud, Economics & Consequences, and Big Data.
The conference will be held on April 30th, from 9am – 4pm
Join the United Nations SDSN, The Earth Institute, and Columbia University for a one-day workshop on nuclear energy. The purpose is to analyze the issues surrounding nuclear power and to visualize its potential future role in mitigating global climate change. There will be panelists including former officials from the U.S. Department of Energy, high-level representatives from the energy industry, and technical experts from Columbia, MIT, and other academic institutions.
Learn about how social business work during sessions led by experts and students. Microfinance institutions will give practical and actionable advice on jobs and internships in the social sector. November 7th and 8th, 2015
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Are you interested in protecting the human right to water in New York? Do you want to challenge corporate control over public water utilities in the city? Currently, there is a campaign to fight against the privatization of New York’s water utilities in order to protect citizens’ rights to clean, affordable drinking water. You can read more about water privatization and its pitfalls in a report called Troubled Waters here. To get involved in the campaign, email Jessie Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cornerstone Capital Inc., in partnership with RobecoSAM, Intel Education, the Clinton Global Initiative and PRME, has launched a new business model challenge. Teams of 3-5 can compete for a prize of $25,000 by creating innovative business models with the potential to drive global environmental, social, and governance progress. More info here. Sign up by April 16th!