The Archimedes Project is dedicated to bringing together the best ideas, technology and partners to design and launch clean water and sanitation social enterprises around the world. They are recruiting social enterprise interns for the fall semester to work on various projects.
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.
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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.
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.
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.