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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

India Impact Challenge Student Interns

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April 05, 2021

CSE hired ten student interns with expertise in videography, graphic design, stop-motion graphics and marketing to help promote the India Impact Challenge through social media and direct outreach. More

Kenan-Flagler Professor Hosts Simulation Workshop on the Realities of Climate Change

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March 17, 2021

The North Carolina chapters of Citizens' Climate Lobby hosted a simulation workshop on March 17 to teach community volunteers and members about solutions to climate change led by Kenan-Flagler professor Drew Jones. More

UNC Kenan-Flagler ranks #3 in the U.S.

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March 08, 2021

CSE and the MBA program are pleased to see our ranking for corporate social responsibility (CSR) content place us in the top 10 globally and #3 in the U.S. CSE Faculty Director and Sustainable Enterprise Concentration Leader, Olga Hawn commented, “We conducted a thorough evaluation of our sustainable enterprise course offerings, considering both the skills businesses are looking for in new talent and the topical areas of interest for our students. More

CSE Launches DEI Working Group

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March 08, 2021

The Center for Sustainable Enterprise is excited to invite our alumni to join our diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) working group. The purpose of this group is to create an opportunity to explore and improve DEI in sustainability. This is a volunteer group and is open to any alumni who would like to be involved in making sure that the social equity portion of sustainability leads us in a positive direction. More

Social Impact Summer Grants

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March 08, 2021

The Stacia L. Woods Social Impact Summer Grant (SISG) program provides financial support to MBA students during their summer internship with organizations that make a positive social impact. Applications this year are due April 18. More

Meet CSE’s 3 new MBA Kenan Scholars

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January 11, 2021

The Kenan Institute’s MBA Kenan Scholar program is the premiere research opportunity for Kenan-Flagler MBA students. Scholars gain real-world research experience through a year-long apprenticeship and earn course credits while working directly with world-renowned faculty researchers. More