Emily Lamb

Categories Announced for the 7th Annual Cordes Innovation Awards

Ashoka U and the Cordes Foundation are proud to recognize leading models of social innovation education through the Cordes Innovation Award. This prestigious award recognizes outstanding programmatic innovations that transform how colleges and universities foster changemaking education on campus. History of the Award The Ashoka U – Cordes Innovation Award was established in 2011, at the first […]

Emily Lamb

Ashoka U September News U Can Use

Must Read! AAC&U’s publication on “Social Innovation and Civic Engagement” We know students can gain a sense of efficacy through projects focused on social innovation; we also know they can ground this work in community-identified priorities through civic engagement experiences. Yet too often, social innovation and civic engagement efforts are separate from each other.    […]

Beeta Ansari

Universities Lauded for Community Engagement Join Changemaker Campus Network

Arlington, VA (March 29, 2016) – Ashoka U announced today that CQUniversity Australia and Canada’s Wilfrid Laurier University will join their consortium of Changemaker Campuses. The university initiative of Ashoka, called Ashoka U, has been selecting Changemaker Campuses since 2008 in an effort to demonstrate that a more entrepreneurial, innovative, and world-changing higher education sector is […]