Emily Lamb

How Do You Make Changemaking a Daily Practice?

“Universities, it seems to me, should model something for students besides individual excellence… They should model social excellence as well as personal achievement… If institutions that purport to educate young people don’t embody society’s cherished ideals – community, cooperation, harmony, love – then what young people will learn will be the standards institutions do embody: […]

Beeta Ansari

Ashoka U Changemaker Campus Consortium Grows to 29

Arlington, VA (October 1, 2014) – Ashoka U announced today that it has selected Glasgow Caledonian University, Hamilton College, and Western Washington University to join the Changemaker Campus consortium. The consortium now stretches across 29 campuses in five countries and is comprised of leaders in advancing social innovation as an institutional priority in higher education. […]

Erin Krampetz

Ashoka U and Cordes Foundation Recognize 2012 Innovation Award Winners

Ashoka U, Ashoka’s initiative for social innovation in higher education, and the Cordes Foundation, an organization that equips the next generation of social entrepreneurs, recognizes the 2012 Ashoka U – Cordes Innovation Awards winners. The Award highlights teaching and partnership practices that are innovative, replicable, and that make a significant impact on society. Duke University’s […]