Blue Innovation: Innovations Within UN Work That You Hear Little About
Oct
22
11:45 AM11:45

Blue Innovation: Innovations Within UN Work That You Hear Little About

As part of the Global Innovation Series, join us for a panel discussion with 2017 World Fellow Rita Sciarra, Strategic Advisor for Innovation, Partnerships and Economic Inclusion for UNDP Mexico, and 2018 World Fellow Elpida Rouka, Former Chief of Staff of the Office of the UN Special Envoy for Syria.

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Innovations in Technology and Visualization for Human Rights
Oct
31
5:00 PM17:00

Innovations in Technology and Visualization for Human Rights

  • Yale Center for Collaborative Arts and Media, Leeds Studio (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

As part of the Global Innovation Series, join us for a panel with World Fellows Ralph François and ElsaMarie D’Silva as they discuss how they’ve used technology to advance climate justice, community economic development, and human rights; how they utilize visualization in creating equitable social change; and their perspectives on the future of innovation around the globe.

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Apply for the Critical Innovation Fund!
Nov
1
to Nov 15

Apply for the Critical Innovation Fund!

La Casa, the Center for Latin American and Iberian Studies (CLAIS), and CITY are collaborating to launch the Critical Innovation Fund. The Critical Innovation Fund consists of five $1,500 awards, which will be given out to teams with the strongest proposals for innovative ways to address pressing immigration challenges in America.

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Arts and Media Innovation Awards Info Session and Spark Session
Oct
4
6:30 PM18:30

Arts and Media Innovation Awards Info Session and Spark Session

  • AACC (Asian American Culture Center) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Asian American representation in mainstream media has been minimal, and we wish to encourage any student interested in creating a project that addresses this issue to apply for one of five $500 awards. Attend this info session over dinner to learn more about the awards, tips on writing a top proposal, and participate in a “Spark Session.”

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Business Planning for Social Impact
Sep
26
4:30 PM16:30

Business Planning for Social Impact

Are you looking for cofounders or teammates for a social impact venture? Perhaps you already have an idea for a social impact business, non-profit, or project. Or perhaps you do not have an idea, but are looking to connect with someone who does. Join Peter Boyd (Social Entrepreneur, CBEY Resident Fellow, and CITY Mentor-in-Residence) in a workshop aimed to facilitate these connections and build a social impact business plan!

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