CESR | Center for Education on Social Responsibility

Fresh Ideas Group
Female entrepreneurs thrive in Boulder

Feb. 20, 2017

From the iconic Flatirons to the home of the Buffs, Boulder is renowned for a number of reasons, and can now consider itself a leader in female entrepreneurship. Forbes has ranked Boulder number one on their list of “The Best Cities for Female Entrepreneurs,” with an average revenue of $91,050... Read more »
Romain Vakilitabar
CESR Fellows Updates: A speaker you won’t forget; An exclusive CSR job fair

Feb. 17, 2017

An Extraordinary Speaker February 22nd at 5pm in ECCR 139, Open to all students CESR Fellows partners with the Leeds Association for Information Systems to bring Romain Vakilitabar , founder of PathosVR, a virtual reality lab creating empathy-based and perception-changing experiences. His story is unlike anything you’ve ever heard: After... Read more »
A look inside the world’s second most polluting industry

Feb. 1, 2017

As the second most polluting industry in the world, the fashion industry has done little to nothing to implement responsible social and environmental manufacturing standards. From high usage of cotton, which requires large quantities of water to grow, to endless dying, which leaves factory cities engulfed in dangerous chemicals, clothes... Read more »
Jeff York, Leeds School of Business, Donald Trump
Dear President Trump: Protect our environment

Jan. 27, 2017

In an article in The Hill last week, Leeds professor Jeff York joined fellow business school professors from the Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) to urge Donald Trump to reconsider his intention to roll back environmental laws and regulations. They stressed the consequence of protecting our environment and... Read more »
Sustainable food
Sustainable cuisine: The impact on farming economies

Dec. 12, 2016

The Kitchen in Boulder, CO “Community through food” was the goal when Kimbal Musk dreamed up his collection of The Kitchen restaurants with Jen Lewin and Hugo Matheson in 2002. Now, nearly 15 years later, Musk’s The Kitchen Restaurant Group has established a number of restaurants in Boulder, Denver, Fort... Read more »
Mark Meaney, Center for Education on Social Responsibility, CESR
Mark's Message - December 2016

Dec. 7, 2016

By Mark Meaney, Executive Director of the Center for Education on Social Responsibility The pace of change is accelerating at an exponential rate. So concludes Tom Freidman in his latest book, Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations. Likewise, in survey after... Read more »