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 […]

Emily Lamb

Announcing the 2017 Ashoka U – Cordes Innovation Award Winners

Since 2011, Ashoka U and the Cordes Foundation have recognized outstanding programmatic innovations that transform how colleges and universities foster changemaking education on campus. This is the only award of it’s kind, designating premiere innovative programs that advance social impact education. We are thrilled to announce the 2017 Cordes Innovation Award winners! They were selected […]

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. […]