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CESR to Help Determine Next Daniels Scholars

Feb. 24, 2015

The Daniels Fund, a grants and scholarship program committed to strengthening principle-based ethics education, has asked CESR executive director Mark Meaney to serve as a member of the Daniels Scholarship committee in choosing the next set of Daniels Scholars. The Daniels Scholarship Program provides a four-year annually-renewable college scholarship for...

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Conference Keynotes Announced: United Nations and Salesforce Foundation

Feb. 23, 2015

CESR is excited to announce its keynote speakers for the Partners in Business Ethics Conference this May 19-20, 2015. Jonas Haertle is head of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) secretariat of the United Nations Global Compact Office, responsible for driving the mission of the PRME initiative, the first...

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Leeds Students Help Local Companies with Sustainability

Feb. 23, 2015

Let’s say you’re a scuba diving aficionado as well as an MBA student focusing on sustainability. Imagine getting the opportunity to develop sustainable diving operations and expand the sustainable diving certificate for Ocean First Institute. This is one of the projects MBA students were able to choose from at the...

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New CESR Board Member Defends Big Business

Feb. 23, 2015

One of CESR’s newest board members comes to us from one of the largest global companies in the world, Royal Dutch Shell , with a message she’s passionate about: “’Big’ doesn’t equate to ‘bad.’ Although they’re not perfect, global multi-nationals do so much to build relationships and forge understanding, because...

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Mark's Message - February 2015

Feb. 18, 2015

The job marketplace has caught up to CESR! That was a major takeaway from our first CSR Career Trek. In partnership with Katie Connor, Executive Director of Undergraduate Career Development, and Helen Zucchini, Director of Marketing & Outreach in the MBA Office, CESR sponsored a career trek out to the...

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CESR Executive Director Presenting at High-Profile Conferences

Feb. 17, 2015

With planned visits to both U.S. coasts in late February, Dr. Mark Meaney prepares to address ethics topics at two high-profile conferences. First, CESR’s executive director will touch down in Costa Mesa, California for The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE) Twenty-fourth Annual International Conference on February 19 -...

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*NEW* Scholarship for Ethics and Social Responsibility

Feb. 16, 2015

It has been an exciting start to the semester for the Socially Responsible Enterprise (SRE) Certificate Program within CESR. The program will graduate the largest class of students in the certificate’s history in May with 30 Leeds undergraduates completing the program. In addition, CESR was extremely fortunate to receive a...

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An (Ethical) Fight to the Finish for $10K

Feb. 10, 2015

For the third straight year, the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) is preparing to host its Business Ethics Case Competition at the University of Colorado Boulder, where $10,000 will be awarded to the winners of the competition. The event, open to all Leeds School of Business students, provides...

San Francisco CSR Career Trek Reveals Rise of Sustainability

Feb. 2, 2015

As they hustled from one company to the next through San Francisco’s busy streets, a group of Leeds School of Business students mentally prepared for their next destination, where they’d have an exclusive opportunity to make valuable, possibly life changing, contacts at Facebook. This is what they signed up for:...

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Global Leaders to Join Together for Business Ethics

Jan. 22, 2015

PBE Participants Infographic Hosted by the Center for Education on Social Responsibility at Leeds School of Business University of Colorado Boulder Corporate leaders emphasize the importance of business ethics and integrity in the workplace. Yet they are concerned that business schools are not graduating students with the educational experiences necessary...