VOTE NOW for CU’s Net Impact Chapter!

Aug. 13, 2015

The University of Colorado at Boulder's Net Impact chapter has been recognized for its efforts and selected as one of three finalists for the Graduate Chapter of the Year Award , in a tight competition with Georgetown and Yale University. The award winner will be determined by a public vote,...

corporate social responsibility, Don Oest

CESR Instructor Explores European Debt Crisis

July 27, 2015

As the European debt crisis reaches an all-time high with Greece moving towards its third bailout, the European Union is on the hot seat. With so much turmoil throughout the Eurozone, CESR Instructor Don Oest threw himself into exploring the dilemma when he attended the International Faculty Development Seminar (IFDS)...

Nick Rodrigues, Nairobi

Journey to Silicon Savannah

July 27, 2015

From Colorado to Kenya, Nick Rodrigues’ journey has been all but typical. Graduating from the Leeds School of Business with his MBA in 2014, Rodrigues had his sights set on different goals than most. An aspiring social entrepreneur, Nick wanted to pursue for-profit work that also created social impact on...

CESR Fellows

CESR Launches CESR Fellows Student Group

July 24, 2015

Would you like to get more involved in sustainability and corporate social responsibility while at the Leeds School of Business? Are you interested in being part of a community of like-minded students and professionals who share your interest in making a social impact? Fifty-two incoming and current Leeds students have...

Mark Meaney, United Nations, PRME

Mark's Message - July 2015

July 22, 2015

By Mark Meaney CESR Executive Director I recently had the honor of having been invited by Jonas Haertle, Head of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) Secretariat, to attend a series of events in New York City leading up to the release on 26 June of the UN Sustainable...

Socially responsible enterprise certificate

Meet the First SRE Scholarship Recipients!

July 21, 2015

Besides enjoying one of the highest job placement rates (96%) at the Leeds School of Business last May, students pursuing the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR)’s Social Responsibility and Ethics (SRE) Certificate now have even more incentive to add it to their resume: a generous scholarship opportunity! This...

Socially responsible enterprise certificate

Largest SRE Certificate Class Graduates with High Job Placement

June 4, 2015

As the 2014-2015 school year came to a close, the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) was proud to graduate another group of outstanding Social Responsibility and Ethics (SRE) Certificate students. On May 1st the graduation ceremony was held on the UMC rooftop, and although it was rainy, there...

Kevin McMahon, Frascona Teaching Award

Kevin McMahon Clenches Frascona Teaching Award

June 2, 2015

The Center for Education on Social Responsibility’s (CESR) own Kevin McMahon has been awarded the 2015 Joseph L. Frascona Teaching Excellence Award, announced at the Leeds Recognition Ceremony on May 8, 2015 at the Coors Event Center. Kevin teaches CESR’s highly-ranked Leadership Challenges: Exercises in Moral Courage course as well...

Backpackers for Nepal

Leeds Alumnus Backpacking for Nepal

May 18, 2015

Eight thousand dead…17,000 injured…600,000 homes destroyed. It’s difficult to stomach the damage caused by the massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25th . To add to the devastation, another earthquake hit near Mount Everest killing dozens more last week. Although they can’t predict when, scientists say that...

Social Impact Prize, New Venture Challenge

Personal Safety Device Takes Social Impact Prize

April 28, 2015

By Julie Waggoner NVC Social Impact Prize Co-leader MBA Candidate 2016 The NVC Social Impact Prize Finals on April 13th were a huge success thanks to support from generous sponsors in the Boulder community, including CESR. Five impressive teams pitched exciting new ideas to use business as a force for...

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