Amy Holiday

Laura White on the Disruption Needed in Higher Education: Empathy

This is the first of a series of posts featuring Exchange participants and their understanding of “Disruptive Innovation in Higher Education”. This week we will be featuring Laura White, Tulane senior student and founder of the nonprofit Swim 4 Success. When you ask Laura White about reforming higher education, she doesn’t suggest lofty bureaucratic changes. […]

Michèle Leaman

RSF Social Finance Announces 2011 Regional Fellows

SAN FRANCISCO (October 10, 2011) – RSF Social Finance (RSF), a non-profit financial services organization providing capital to non-profit and for-profit social enterprises, announced today that it has selected twelve graduate students to participate in its Regional Fellowship Program for the 2011/2012 academic year. Graduate students from across the U.S. and Canada applied to participate […]

Johanna Brooks

Ashoka U Spotlight: ASU Student Perspective

Arizona State University is bursting at the seams with energy for Social Entrepreneurship, and this supportive environment is fostering the development of some very talented young social entrepreneurs! Zach & Brian’s Social Entrepreneurial Venture Zach Yentzer, a sophomore at ASU, along with fellow student Brian McCollow (a junior) have co-founded the Consortium for New Global […]