Gary Antonoff, Center for Education on Social Responsibility

Outgoing Advisory Board Members

Sept. 26, 2016

Over the summer two distinguished advisory board members stepped down after impactful contributions to the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) and the Leeds School of Business, as well as to local and global communities. Rich Hoops Rich Hoops’ five years on CESR’s board have been fully engaged with...

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Where are they now? Scholarship winner Jamie Green

Aug. 26, 2016

As one of the first Marc Prisant and Heidi Heltzel Scholarship for Ethics and Social Responsibility recipients, Jamie Green has continued to make the CESR team proud with her current position at KPMG in Chicago, one of the Big 4 Accounting Firms. A CESR standout Having worked as a CESR...

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Five Freshmen Awarded $10K

Aug. 8, 2016

CESR is excited to announce the first recipients of the Donna T. and Gary L. Antonoff Scholarship fund: Julia Severson, Austin Leyba, Dylan Stanton, Noel Ramirez Ortega and Hailey Dearman. Donna T. and Gary L. Antonoff Scholarship The Donna T. and Gary L. Antonoff Scholarship launched in 2016 rewarding five...

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Leaders in the Push for Ethical Technology Production

Aug. 8, 2016

Often times our smartphones are our lifelines, containing everything from vacation photos to important work emails. What is commonly overlooked by us consumers are the work and material that goes into producing our favorite technology. Shockingly, for something as compact as a phone, the production consists of questionable work ethics...

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Certificate Program for CSR Professionals Launches this Fall

July 15, 2016

More and more businesses are joining the movement of conscious capitalism – choosing to evaluate their success on the “triple bottom line”: their impact on people and the planet, as well as making a profit. As a consequence, people leading CSR efforts within their companies are looking for ways to...

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Where Are They Now: Scholarship Winner Jordyn Johnson

July 8, 2016

In 2015 students pursuing CESR's Socially Responsible Enterprise (SRE) Certificate were introduced to the Marc Prisant and Heidi Heltzel Scholarship for Ethics and Social Responsibility. Among the first three outstanding students awarded was Denver native, Jordyn Johnson. "Whenever someone believes in me enough to fund my education, I know that...

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CESR Fellows Executive Board Announced

June 22, 2016

By Alexa Levine, CESR Fellows Correspondent and Content Producer, Leeds 2019 By the end of spring semester, 68 students had enrolled in CESR Fellows, a group sponsored by the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR), for those with a passion for values-driven business and making a positive social and...

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Millennials: A Generation of Modern Social Entrepreneurs

June 22, 2016

Twin sisters and social entrepreneurs Miki and Radha Agrawal are Millennials, a generation characterized by the sisters as idealistic, searching, spiritual and progressive, with a meaningful approach to business as a force for community. They were recently profiled in Conscious Company Magazine . “…The future of entrepreneurship is social entrepreneurship...

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Leeds Grad Covers Copenhagen Fashion Summit

June 15, 2016

Copenhagen Fashion Summit 2016 Kara Ladd, Leeds graduate and contributor to The New York Observer, recently covered the Copenhagen Fashion Summit which gathers industry leaders to examine fashion’s environmental and social footprint. For its fourth edition, the Copenhagen Fashion Summit took place early May with a variety of fashion, political...

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8th Annual ARCS Research Conference at the Leeds School of Business

June 6, 2016

The 8th Annual ARCS Research Conference, of the Alliance for Research on Corporate Responsibility, was hosted by the Leeds School of Business and the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) at the University of Colorado, Boulder from May 18-20, 2016. The Conference Chair was Jeffrey York, Assistant Professor of...