Emily Lamb

Emily leads the Exchange, Ashoka U's annual gathering for global leaders in social innovation education. She also supports communications on the Ashoka U team.

June News U Can Use

Today: Ashoka U‘s Measurement & Evaluation Webinar

Calling all social impact educators! Join us today from 12-1pm ET, to discuss ways to evaluate changemaker learning outcomes. Register here. And if you can‘t make it, register anyway and we’ll send you the recording.

2019 Ashoka U Exchange – Dates & Location Announced!

Get your sunscreen ready and your calendar marked! We’re headed to San Diego, California for the 9th Annual Ashoka U Exchange, co-hosted by UC San Diego on February 21-23, 2019 at Paradise Point Resort & Spa.  The presentation application goes live on July 10, 2018. We’ll be accepting proposals that explore promising practices of changemaker education (See last years agenda here). Details coming soon!

Learning Outcomes for Changemaker Education 

Struggling to design learning outcomes or not sure how your outcomes compare to others doing similar work?  We designed this publication for you! Pre-order at a 50% discount and help us fund the printing costs for the publication to be released this Fall.

Ashoka US Solutions Brief

Want the latest news, opportunities, and insights from Ashoka’s U.S. network, straight to your inbox? We have a short weekly email for you! Sign up for the Solutions Brief – and expect your first one on Friday!

American Express Leadership Academy Emerging Innovators Bootcamp

Applications are now open for the American Express Leadership Academy Emerging Innovators Bootcamps. Together with American Express, Ashoka is selecting promising social entrepreneneurs from around the world for 2-3 day intensive trainings. The bootcamps provide expert guidance, peer support and a safe space to reflect on inner growth and wellbeingApply by June 30, 2018.

Graduate Certificate in Systems Leadership in Higher Education – Royal Roads University

This online, seven-month, nine-credit program provides graduates with the knowledge, skills, tools, and models to lead meaningful, systems-oriented change in post-secondary institutions. It’s perfect for leaders or aspiring leaders in post-secondary educational environments. Application deadline is July 20, 2018.

Be part of the “Points of Intervention Tour”

You’re invited! Join the Post-Landfill Action Network (PLAN) on their 2019 Points of Intervention Tour. The tour will feature speakers challenging the linear consumption economy – and they want to come to your campus! These events inspire students to resist, repair, redesign, and more. Connect with PLAN to host an event next Spring!

Changemaker Institutions: Re-wiring higher ed

Many people believe changemaker education is an important part of the the post-secondary experience, but Jessica Lax at Ashoka U makes the case that it’s mission critical for the future of higher education. Read more here.