Lorna Christoff

A CESR Winner in Diversity and Inclusiveness

May 5, 2017

Lorna Christoff, one of the Center for Education on Social Responsibility’s (CESR) popular faculty members, has been recognized with the Faculty/Staff Impact Award. The honor is presented by the Office of Diversity Affairs (ODA) and the Multicultural Business Student Association (MBSA) at the Leeds School of Business to a staff...


CESR Project Inspires Student’s Career in Urban Farming

May 3, 2017

Last fall, Graham Hankin explored aquaponics for a sustainability paper in his Business Applications of Social Responsibility course, offered by the Center for Education for Social Responsibility (CESR) at the Leeds School of Business. With that, his interest was sparked and since then the junior Leeds student has embarked on...

Liz Stapp, Center for Education on Social Responsibility

CESR Faculty Member a Finalist for Teaching Excellence

April 17, 2017

The Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) is proud to announce that CESR instructor Liz Stapp has been named one of three finalists for the 2017 Joseph L. Frascona Teaching Excellence Award. The award winner will be announced at the Leeds Recognition Ceremony at the Coors Event Center May...

Conscious Capitalism Conference 2017

​Examining Food Security Issues from the Planet to Pearl Street

April 5, 2017

With 870 million people around the world without physical, social, or economic access to a sufficient supply of nutritious and safe food, establishing global food security is important to hundreds of millions of hungry people, to the sustainable economic growth of affected nations, and to the long-term economic prosperity of...

Dee Perry

Gratitude to Dee Perry

March 29, 2017

Last fall the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) said goodbye and thank you to an outstanding advisory board member who dedicated herself to the growth of CESR and its students. Dee Perry It’s inspiring to see how impactful Dee Perry’s tenure on CESR’s board has been over the...


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...

Water bottles at CU Boulder

How reusable beats plastic at CU

March 27, 2017

As temperatures rise signaling the start of spring, students and faculty are beginning to swap out their thermoses for cooler alternatives. Instead of reaching for plastic bottled water at local convenience stores, the University of Colorado Boulder community is turning to more sustainable options. From Nalgenes covered in stickers to...

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...

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...