SRE Certificate, Corporate Social Responsibility

SRE Certificate Paves the Way for Jobs

Sept. 30, 2015

SRE Certificate Paves the Way for Jobs In 2015, SRE Certificate graduates achieved a record 96% job placement rate, one of the highest at the Leeds School. And since its introduction in 2010, 87 students have graduated with the Socially Responsible Enterprise (SRE) Certificate . SRE graduates indicated overwhelmingly that...

CESR Career Trek, Corporate Social Responsibility

Overwhelming Demand for CESR Career Trek

Sept. 29, 2015

The Center for Education on Social Responsibility’s (CESR) partnership with Leeds Career Development and MBA Career Management continues with the the 2015 Los Angeles CESR Career Trek later this October. Applications for the program were nearly double the number of available spots, and came from both MBA students and undergraduate...

Conscious Capitalism Conference, Business Ethics, Center for Education on Social Responsibility

Conscious Capitalism Conference Coming this November

Sept. 29, 2015

The Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) presents its sixth annual Conscious Capitalism Conference: Social Impact Investing -- Different Views, Different Voices this November 11th, 2015 at Folsom Field Stadium Club on the CU Boulder campus. The event will bring together business students and leaders from regional universities and...

Ji Sook Choi, Anato Investment Group

Impact Investing Speaker Coming to CESR

Sept. 29, 2015

Doing good and being profitable: A journey in authentic leadership Jisook Choi, COO of Anato Investment Group, LLC 10/27, 9:30-10:45 am, HUMN 250 REGISTER HERE Leeds students are invited to attend this event, featuring Jisook Choi , the COO of Anato Investment Group, LLC , a new venture at the...

CESR Fellows, Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability, Business Ethics, Corporate ethics

CESR Fellows Kicks Off with Dean

Sept. 29, 2015

Wednesday September 9th marked the first informational meeting for the new student group at the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR), the CESR Fellows. The meeting was attended by 22 prospective Fellows from all classes as well as CESR Executive Director Mark Meaney, several CESR faculty and Leeds Dean...

Marni Gauthier

Meet CESR's Newest Faculty: A Leader, An Expert, A Pioneer

Sept. 16, 2015

Three new faculty members joined the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) this fall. A Holistic Leader The embodiment of a holistic approach to leadership “from the inside out,” new CESR instructor Marni Gauthier, PhD, is an award-winning teacher, expert learning designer and published author as well as a...

Panama, social entrepreneurship

CESR Lands In Panama

Sept. 8, 2015

VIDEO : Catch a glimpse of the trip here: Business Solutions for the Developing World - Panama Global Seminar ! Why choose Panama as the setting for a class on social entrepreneurship? Home to skyscrapers, tropical jungles, indigenous people, exquisite islands and the canal, Panama is considered the fourth strongest...

Kelsey Spencer, Sustainability

Leeds Grad Joins Boulder B Corp

Sept. 2, 2015

B Corps are unique in that they must be certified to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency. Unlike traditional corporations that sometimes find these standards to be at odds with financial obligations to shareholders, B Corps (benefit corporations) build them into their corporate structure. One...

Shaun Davies

The Unintended Consequences of Divestment

Aug. 21, 2015

Two Leeds School of Business professors, Shaun Davies, assistant professor of finance, and Edward Van Wesep, associate professor of finance, have completed a working paper called The Unintended Consequences of Divestment . "The big idea is that divestment campaigns, while noble, feature two serious flaws -- one, if initially successful,...

Bridge Program, Don Oest, Business Ethics

Getting a Head Start at Leeds

Aug. 20, 2015

This summer, a diverse group of 30 students from both in and out-of-state took part in the Leeds School of Business’ Excel Summer​ Bridge program, an innovative three-week summer course which prepares incoming students for the challenging curriculum offered by Leeds. The program is hosted and organized by Leeds' Office...