Colorado FBLA

CESR to Judge at FBLA Conference

April 20, 2015

CESR’s executive director, Mark Meaney, has been asked to serve as a judge at the 52nd Annual FBLA State Leadership Conference on April 23-25th in Vail. The Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is a national organization that supports high school students interested in pursuing a career in business. Student...

Kate Harris

Student Assistant Makes CESR Proud

April 10, 2015

Kate Harris, a Leeds School of Business sophomore, has worked as a student assistant at CESR for the last two years and appears to have taken CESR’s mission of social responsibility to heart. Through her involvement with the Leeds Scholars Program, Kate and other students are partnering with local employers...

Kevin McMahon, Leadership Challenges

Two CESR Faculty Named Finalists for Teaching Award

April 8, 2015

CESR’s own Owen Borum and Kevin McMahon have been named two of four finalists for the 2015 Joseph L. Frascona Teaching Excellence Award. The award winner will be announced at the Leeds Recognition Ceremony on May 8, 2015, at the Coors Event Center. Owen teaches Business Applications of Social Responsibility...

new venture challenge, social impact prize

EVENT 4/13: Teams to Compete for New Venture Challenge Social Impact Prize

April 1, 2015

Here’s an opportunity to join the social entrepreneurship community from Boulder and CU at the New Venture Challenge (NVC) Social Impact Prize Finals at Boomtown! Network with members of Boulder's social entrepreneurship community and watch the top five NVC Social Impact Prize teams pitch their business ideas. Please RSVP here...

EVENT 4/7: Water as a Business Issue

April 1, 2015

A public invitation: Tuesday, April 7th 6:30 - 9:15 pm KOBL S127 Our bodies and our planet are ~70% water. We cannot live for more than a few days without it, there is no substitute for it, and water crises – global and local – are a current and growing...

Kathryn Caulfield, VP of Global Corporate Communications & Corporate Responsibility for The Clorox Company

Clorox Corporate Responsibility VP to Speak at Leeds

March 31, 2015

Leeds Council and the Gillett Speakers Series Present: Kathryn Caulfield, VP of Global Corporate Communications & Corporate Responsibility for The Clorox Company Tuesday, April 14th 5:15 – 6:15 pm KOBL S125 Kathryn Caulfield , vice president – Global Corporate Communications & Corporate Responsibility, serves as The Clorox Company’s chief communication...

Business ethics case competition

Students Win $5K at Ethics Case Competition

March 30, 2015

For insights from the winning team - watch the video here ! The Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) hosted the final round of the third annual Business Ethics Case Competition at the University of Colorado Boulder on Friday, March 13th. The case competition was a unique opportunity for...

REI meets Leeds team

Leeds Captures 3rd Place at Social Responsibility Competition

March 25, 2015

On Friday February 27th, the University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business finished in third place at the 4th annual Milgard Invitational Case Competition on Social Responsibility at the University of Washington in Tacoma. The competition provided an opportunity for undergraduate students from 13 schools to explore a real CSR...

Mark Meaney, Business Ethics

Mark on the Air

March 16, 2015

Last weekend Mark Meaney, CESR’s executive director, hit the airwaves with ICOSA, an organization which facilitates partnerships and assistance among individuals, businesses, communities, governmental bodies and educational organizations to help foster growth and change. Mark discussed various topics from teaching business ethics using a distinctive pedagogy and how this provides...

Justin's, CESR

Boulder Career Trek Explores Local CSR Companies

March 9, 2015

As a sequel to the popular San Francisco CSR Career Trek in January, CESR, in partnership with a team of Leeds MBA students (Katie Eisenbrown, Amanda Shatzman and Cassandra Palmer) presented a Boulder CSR Career Trek in late February. “It was great to hear about inspired and inspiring work from...