Beeta Ansari

Announcing the 2015 Ashoka U – Cordes Innovation Award Winners

January 22, 2015 The Ashoka U-Cordes Innovation Awards recognize top educational approaches in social entrepreneurship within higher education. The six 2015 Awardees were selected based on three criteria: Innovation – model addresses a clear challenge or opportunity for advancing an entrepreneurial or socially impactful mindset, skillset, and culture for the university context; Replication – model […]

Beeta Ansari

Celebrating two years of partnership: PhotoWings and Ashoka U reflect on shared impact

PhotoWings and Ashoka U to launched several pioneering initiatives to advance photographic thinking and interdisciplinary collaboration across colleges and universities around the world. The “Self-Discovery and Changemaking through Photography” webinar reached students of all ages through a virtual course that continues to inspire and educate learners around the world. We invite you to explore modules […]

Beeta Ansari

PhotoWings InSights Grant Recipients

Grantee: Alexandra Braunstein Title: Social Innovation Initiative, Communications and Outreach Manager Institution: Brown University: Providence, Rhode Island, USA Project: Storytellers for Good is a project that will provide the opportunity to two Brown University students with demonstrated skills in digital storytelling (video and audio production, for example) to become the voice of Brown’s social change […]