Amy Holiday

Dale Stephens about Disruptive Innovation in Higher Education: hacking your education

This is the sixth of a series of posts featuring Exchange participants and their understanding of “Disruptive Innovation in Higher Education”. This week we will be featuring Dale Stephens, Chief Educational Deviant of UnCollege. The landscape of education reform in the United States is turbulent, and there may be no idea more radical than that of 20-year-old […]

Danielle Barbeau

Lynn Price on Disruptive Innovation in Higher Education: Bust Out and Make It Happen!

Lynn Price, of Denver, Colorado, is an Ashoka Fellow, author of the book Vision For A Change: A Social Entrepreneur’s Insights From The Heart, and founder of Camp To Belong, an international non-profit organization that works to reunite siblings who live in separate foster, adoptive or kinship homes through their Summer Camp Programs. For Lynn […]

Brian McCollow

Jane Turner and Benhür Oral, creatively incorporating social entrepreneurship in the classroom

This is the third in a series of posts featuring Ashoka U Exchange participants discussing “Disruptive Innovation in Higher Education.” This week we feature Jane Turner and Benhür Oral faculty members from Özyeğin Üniversitesi, Istanbul, Turkey. If you think social entrepreneurship has to be taught as a stand-alone subject, you haven’t met Jane Turner and […]

Danielle Barbeau

Stacey Williams on the Disruption Needed in Higher Education: Breaking out of the box

This is the second in a series of posts featuring Ashoka U Exchange participants discussing “Disruptive Innovation in Higher Education.” This week we feature Stacey Williams, Graduate Student, M.A. Higher Education Leadership in the School of Leadership and Education Sciences (SOLES) at the University of San Diego (USD). When asked about her personal definition of […]