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.

Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UN) – Workshop on Nuclear Energy

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.



A New Entrepreneurship Incubator

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Watson is a new university model in Boulder, Colorado for student innovators, leaders and entrepreneurs. It will provide you with the education and resources you need to focus on some of the greatest problems facing the world and solve them with entrepreneurial solutions. Apply here to join a semester-long incubator, or to join one of their summer institutes around the world. 

Protecting the Human Right to Water

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 jbmiller239@gmail.com.