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. […]

Michèle Leaman

Oregon University System Hosts Social Business Challenge

The Oregon University Systems, including recently designated Changemaker Campus Portland State University, was host to sixteen student teams from eight Oregon universities who recently participated in the state’s first Social Business Challenge, keynoted by Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus. Each team was there to present a concept for a new social business: a revenue-generating organization created […]