Emily Lamb

Emily manages the Changemaker Campus network, a collective of post-secondary institutions dedicated to making changemaking a norm in higher education.

2019 December News U Can Use

Evaluating Changemaker Education: A Practitioners Guide Available for Purchase Today!

Ashoka U’s newest publication, Evaluating Changemaker Education: A Practitioner’s Guide, explores why and how educators can draw on evaluation practices to strengthen changemaker education. 20 leading field leaders offer their approaches to evaluation in classrooms and across campuses.

Evaluating Changemaker Education is currently on sale for $79 (regular price $99). Purchase your copy today!

Changemaker Education Virtual Showcase – Registration Open

Planning a changemaker event? Developing learning outcomes for your changemaker programs? Join our upcoming 60-minute webinars featuring #MillionsofChangemakers commitment makers to learn about best practices you can put to use on your own campus.

  • Changemaker events that change minds and hearts – Wed, December 11th at 11:00 am EST
  • Changemaking by Design: Incorporating changemaker learning outcomes – Thurs, December 19th at 11:00 am EST.

Registration and full speaker list available here: ashokau.org/webinars

Share Your Social Impact Program at the 2020 Exchange

Looking for more visibility for one of your programs? Sponsor the Ashoka U Exchange and get your program in front of 650+ innovators in higher education.  Check out all our sponsorship opportunities here: http://bit.ly/AUsponsor

2020 Times Higher Ed University Impact Rankings Application
Times Higher Education (THE) is collecting submissions for the 2nd annual University Impact Rankings, which recognizes colleges and universities for their commitment to social and economic impact. All post-secondary institutions are welcome to submit. Learn more herePortal closes January 3.

Watson Summer Accelerator

This is Watson’s 8-week program for idea-stage college entrepreneurs. Taking place between May 27 and July 17, the program explores the rigorous journey of launching a social venture, being immersed in the world of social change, and leading a life of impact. The priority deadline is January 1, 2020. Learn more here.

Canadian Changemaker Education Research Forum – January 15, 2020

Ashoka Canada presents the first “Canadian Changemaker Education Research Forum”, January 15, 2020 in Toronto, Ontario, to bring theory and action together for impact. The keynote speaker is Dr. Brian Belcher, the Ashoka-Royal Roads University Research Chair. Register here.

2020 ISIRC – Call for Proposals and Panels

The 12th annual International Social Innovation Research Conference (ISIRC) is now accepting proposals. ISIRC is the world’s leading interdisciplinary social innovation research conference. The 2020 host is Sheffield University on September 1-3 in Sheffield, England. The deadline for abstracts and panel proposals is February. 28, 2020. Learn more here.

2020 Wayfinder Summer Institute – Application Open

Project Wayfinder is accepting applicants for their summer training institute, June 22-26, 2020 in San Anselmo, California. It’s for middle school, high school, college and university educators interested in incorporating purpose development curriculum into their courses and/or programming. Learn more here.

From Social Entrepreneurship to Everyone a Changemaker – 40 Years of Social Innovation, Issue 52 of The Social Innovations Journal

This free issue dives into the elements uncovered throughout Ashoka’s 40 years of working alongside some of the globe’s top social innovators. Read here.

New Perspectives on International Service Learning

What questions should you ask when designing international service learning? Adam Steiglitz, Andean Alliance for Sustainable Development Director, shares stories of his own international journey. It’s part of Ashoka U’s “Big Idea Talk” series from the Exchange. Watch here.