Jessica Lax

Winners Announced for the #MillionsofChangemakers award

Ashoka U is excited to announce four winners and six semi-finalists for the #MillionsofChangemakers award. The award recognizes the initiatives that have the greatest potential to spark #MillionsofChangemakers if adopted across higher education.   The award is a part of Ashoka U’s #MillionsofChangemakers campaign, launched with support from Schmidt Futures in Feb. 2019. As part of the campaign, leading […]

Jessica Lax

Commitments to spark and accelerate more than 200,000 changemakers

Washington, DC, July 19th, 2019 —Leading academic institutions, ecosystem building organizations, and individuals across 14 countries announce today a total of 73 commitments to activate #MillionsofChangemakers. These new commitments will directly spark and accelerate more than 200,000 changemakers and indirectly impact millions more.  The commitments represent some of the most innovative work being done across higher […]

Jessica Lax

Announcing #MillionsofChangemakers

We’re excited to announce the launch of our newest initiative: #MillionsofChangemakers – our global call for commitments from colleges, universities, and higher education innovators to activate and support changemakers. We officially launched the campaign at the 2019 Ashoka U Exchange in San Diego where four incredible higher education innovators announced their commitment: Georgian College in […]