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BCom Major and Concentration in Managing for Sustainability Information Session

2Apr201416:00
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17:00
Bronfman Building Room 245, CA

Date: April 2, 2014
Time: 04:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Location: Room 245

SEI Impact Internship Program - Call for 2014 Student Applications

Introduction

The Social Economy Initiative (SEI) is an important vehicle through which McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management integrates social entrepreneurship and social innovation into its teaching, research and outreach activities. The SEI is an undertaking of the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM). The Institute’s mandate is to foster an integrated approach to management.

The goals of the SEI are threefold:

Published: 1Feb2014

BCom Major and Concentration in Managing for Sustainability Information Session

25Feb201416:00
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17:00
Bronfman Building Room 245, CA

Date: February 25, 2014
Time: 04:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Location: Room 245

Seminar: Vishal Ahuja, University of Chicago

20Jan201414:30
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16:00
Bronfman Building Room 245, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA

Response-Adaptive Designs for Clinical Trials: Simultaneous Learning from Multiple Patients 

Vishal Ahuja
University of Chicago

Pay it Forward Initiative Puts Smiles on Hundreds of Faces

Over the years, the end of final exams has inspired any number of spontaneous displays of pure happiness, including high fives, chest bumping and uncontrollable giggling. But what was up with the 100 or so students boogying in the streets at the crossroads on lower campus on Tuesday, Dec. 3 – two days before finals kicked off?

Published: 12Dec2013

Turning a ‘Black Soul’ Green: How CSR Became a Mainstay of Business Education

“I left Wall Street in 2004 when I decided I had a black soul,” says Stephanie Berger (MBA'06), a McGill Desautels Faculty of Management MBA alumna who is now the senior manager for corporate responsibility and environment at Bell Canada. “I didn’t know much about sustainability back then, but I knew Wall Street wasn’t doing it right.”

Published: 27Nov2013

Montreal Case Competition Teaches Chemistry & MBA Students Sustainability for the Real World

Last Fall, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) and the McGill Department of Chemistry in Montreal collaborated to offer MBA and Chemistry Students the opportunity to participate in a unique two-day event. The case competition created opportunities to build a network of potential collaborators in business and chemistry. 

Published: 19Nov2013

Empathy in the Creative Process: Leverage Human-Centered Design for Social Innovation

13Nov201316:00
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Bronfman Building 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA

Empathy in the Creative Process: Leverage Human-Centered Design for Social Innovation

Seung Chan (Slim) Lim

The Emergence of Green Chemistry as an Occupational Change Project

8Nov201311:30
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13:00
Bronfman Building Room 210, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA

A lecture by Jennifer Howard-Grenville
Associate Professor of Management
Lundquist College of Business, University of Oregon

Universities that Teach You to Change the World

Just three months after graduating this year from the University of Waterloo, Jonathan Rivard’s startup company had generated $130,000 in revenue.
... “It is a generational zeitgeist, no doubt about it,” says Anita Nowak, integrating director of the Social Economy Initiative, at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management in Montreal.
... The Dobson Cup is structured so that students present their ideas to a panel of experts over several months and successive rounds, competing for cash prizes and mentoring advice.

Published: 23Oct2013

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