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2nd Annual Innovation Lab

Twenty-two Georgetown students participated in the second annual intensive Innovation Lab weekend, September 26-28, 2014. In this fully immersive, experiential learning setting, students were tasked with developing innovative solutions to tackle today’s most pressing global social and economic issues. Read more.

Semi-Finalists Named in First National Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge

The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) together with Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) and the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative’s Startup Hoyas today announced the 10 national semi-finalists of the first-ever Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge. Read more.

Finding the Money to Grow Your Busienss – a free webinar

Defining your business and revenue model, and raising capital. Microenterprise, bank loans, angel and Venture Capital finance, as well as public-private partnerships will be covered. This is the fourth in the webinar series offered by the Farm Bureau and Georgetown. Register here.

Be a GSEI Student Leader

Business can do good and it’s not about philanthropy! Interested in learning how companies do well by doing good through their business? Want to understand how companies work with nonprofits and with government to solve social challenges? Apply to be a Global Social Enterprise Initiative Student Leader. Tell us why you should be a GSEI Student Leader. Email your resume and cover letter to gsei@georgetown.edu. Learn more here.

52 Communities Competing for Energy Efficiency

The Georgetown University Energy Prize, a $5 million incentive competition to reduce America’s energy consumption, announced a list of 52 communities who have been selected to advance to the Quarterfinalist round of the competition.Read more.

Measuring Success Interview with Bill Novelli

Measuring Success, Carly Pippin, discussion with Bill Novelli on how organizations of all sizes can use data to make smarter decisions. Read more.

Inaugural Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge Launched

The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) together with Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) and the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative’s StartupHoyas today announced the Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge. Read more.

US National Advisory Board Releases Impact Investing Policy Recommendations

The US National Advisory Board to the Social Impact Investment Task Force issued a report titled, “Private Capital, Public Good: How Smart Federal Policy can Galvanize Impact Investing—and Why It’s Urgent”. Read more.

Bill Novelli Statement to Senate Leaders on Advanced Care Delivery

Bill Novelli, Co-Chair of the Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC), joined AHIP Foundation at the Bipartisan Leaders of Senate Committee on Aging Rountable to raise awareness around advanced illness care. Read more.

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