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Announcing Our New Partnership with the Kenan-Flagler STAR Program!

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September 13, 2021

The Center for Sustainable Enterprise (CSE) and STAR (Student Teams Achieving Results) are teaming up to help address business sustainability challenges. STAR is UNC’s incredible Action Based Learning Program at Kenan-Flagler Business School. More

CSE Welcomes Undergraduate Students Back to Campus

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September 13, 2021

The CSE team is thrilled to see you in person as this new academic year gets underway. Last year was filled with incredibly difficult challenges for all of you and society as a whole. You should be proud of your accomplishments as you confronted social injustice, stayed focused on your studies and maintained your resilience during the pandemic. We know that you are excited to be back and regain that special sense of community unique to campus life. More

CSE Welcomes MBA Students Back to Campus

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August 03, 2021

Welcome to our new and returning MBA students--we are excited to have you all back on campus! As a reminder, our offices are located at 3420 and 3419 in McColl; our website is here: www.cse.unc.edu; and details of the Sustainable Enterprise enrichment concentration can be found here: www.cse.unc.edu/index.php/mba/curriculum/. More

MBA Net Impact and Energy Club Leadership

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July 30, 2021

As we welcome MBA students back to campus, the Net Impact and Energy Clubs have been busy planning for the upcoming year. More

Well Deserved Congratulations to Olga Hawn!

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July 27, 2021

The Center for Sustainable Enterprise is pleased to share that Professor Olga Hawn was promoted to Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship with tenure and will continue to serve as the Faculty Director of CSE and Sustainability Distinguished Fellow. More

The India Impact Challenge Continues

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June 28, 2021

The challenge continues with six interns gathering stories, organizing resources and driving conversation about the issues highlighted by the competition. This effort helps provide context and information as myriad stakeholders prepare for the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, COP26. More

2021 Invest for Impact Competition

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May 12, 2021

On April 9, 2021 30 MBA students from around the world competed in the 15th annual Invest for Impact competition organized by the Net Impact Club at UNC Kenan-Flagler. Hosted for the first time in a virtual format, the students acted as venture capitalists, interviewing entrepreneurs whose businesses have a social impact focus, conducting due diligence, and preparing a term sheet. More

Kenan-Flagler Student Entrepreneur Wins $25,000 to Fund Her Sustainable Venture

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May 11, 2021

Kirstie Moore has received $25,000 for her sustainable venture from Victoria’s Secret Pink with Purpose Project. Moore – a senior at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School from Charlotte – is co-founder and chief marketing officer of LocalRoots Compost, which she co-founded with Mallory Wolfe Turner, a PhD student at the Gillings School of Public Health at UNC-Chapel Hill. More

India Impact Challenge Ends in a Photo Finish

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May 10, 2021

The first student competition to design investment strategies that tackle climate change while driving economic growth in India came down to the wire. More

CSE Launches Groundbreaking Global Competition

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April 16, 2021

Investment in India will help the world kickstart a better climate future. This catalyzed the Center for Sustainable Enterprise, with generous support from Quantum Advisors, to create a brand new global competition: the India Impact Challenge powered by Quantam Advisors. More