The Promise of the Circular Economy: A special event

March 29, 2017

The Conference on World Affairs presents The Promise of the Circular Economy , a panel session co-sponsored by the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) at the Leeds School of Business and the Boulder Chamber. April 12, 2017 5:30-7:30pm in Koelbel S125, Leeds School of Business Followed by a...

Mark Meaney

Mark Meaney to speak on ethics & compliance

March 6, 2017

Ethics & Compliance Monthly Brown Bag Series (for CU students, faculty and staff) March 27th: Monitoring Your Compliance Program Presentation Details The Office of the Chancellor at the University of Colorado Boulder hosts a ethics & compliance monthly brown bag series, which will feature a presentation by Dr. Mark Meaney...

CESR Career Trek

CESR Career Trek to Portland

March 6, 2017

Jenna Scheirman, MBA 2018 This past February, MBA students, business undergraduates and CESR Executive Director Mark Meaney traveled to Portland on the CESR Career Trek for corporate social responsibility. Sports an d CSR The first day of the trek focused on sustainability in sports. Students visited Green Sports Alliance, a...

Mark Meaney, Center for Education on Social Responsibility

Mark Meaney to serve on Circular Economy task force

March 3, 2017

Boulder Mayor Suzanne Jones has asked CESR Executive Director Mark Meaney to serve on the City of Boulder’s Task Force on the Circular Economy, a public-private partnership meant to share best practices on how best to create an infrastructure to support the circular economy in Boulder. After the Ellen Macarthur...

Google at Leeds

Impact Job Fair for CSR-focused students

March 1, 2017

March 8th at 2-5pm in the Koelbel Atrium This March the CESR Fellows student group is partnering with Leeds Career Development to host the CESR Fellows Impact Fair , a career fair featuring talks and networking for students interested in pursuing jobs in nonprofits, startups and socially responsible business. 17...

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...

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...


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...

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...

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...