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With Mary Gordon, Founder of Roots of Empathy

Thu, 2012-10-18 14:48

Mary Gordon is an award-winning social entrepreneur, educator, best-selling author, child advocate and parenting expert. In 1996, Gordon founded Roots of Empathy, a pioneering, evidence-based classroom program that helps to reduce levels of aggression among schoolchildren, while raising social/emotional competence and increasing empathy. To date, the program has reached 450,000 children worldwide.

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Social Economy Initiative (SEI) Information Session for BCom Students

Mon, 2012-11-05 16:00 - 17:00

If you are interested in social entrepreneurship and social innovation, you will not want to miss this opportunity to learn about the faculty's Social Economy Initiative (SEI).

Date: November 5, 2012

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location: Room 310

For more information, please contact Anita Nowak (anita [dot] nowak [at] mcgill [dot] ca) or visit: www.mcgill.ca/sei

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Social Economy Initiative (SEI) Information Session for MBA Students

Mon, 2012-11-05 17:00 - 18:00

If you are interested in social entrepreneurship and social innovation, you will not want to miss this opportunity to learn about the faculty's Social Economy Initiative (SEI).

Date: November 5, 2012

Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location: Room 310

For more information, please contact Anita Nowak (anita [dot] nowak [at] mcgill [dot] ca) or visit: www.mcgill.ca/sei

To register, please click here.

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Learning the legal and corporate realities of sustainability

Wed, 2012-10-17 16:25

For many people, sustainability in business is an afterthought. Not for me. Over the last two years, I have spent my time at McGill University’s law faculty where my passion for sustainability has grown tremendously. Taking courses on environmental law and business law was an eye-opening experience. Often enough, the law responded too slowly to sustainability issues yet business had the capacity and resources to act immediately.

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2012-2013 MDIIM Student Associates Program

Wed, 2012-10-17 16:15

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) is pleased to announce its selections for the 2012-2013 MDIIM Student Associates Program: Shobhita Soor (3rd-year MBA/Law) and Shaonan Zhou (U3 Finance) will work with the Institute over the coming academic year to assist with the implementation of innovative teaching, research and outreach initiatives related to integrated management.

The MDIIM would like to thank all of this year's applicants for their interest in the Student Associates Program.

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Past MDIIM events

Our past events have attracted positive media interest and were successful in promoting the MDIIM and the Desautels Faculty of Management

Social and Environmental Ethics Integrated into Management Curricula

Tue, 2012-10-02 10:06

Throughout the last two decades, a wave of studies criticizing current curricula have swept through the field of management, leading to the discussion of widespread reforms throughout educational institutions. Specifically, many criticized the lack of “functionally integrated curricula in higher education,” one that is inclusive of social and ecological factors in business practices.

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Silent Spring: The Birth of the Environmental Movement

Tue, 2012-10-02 10:01

On September 19th, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), in collaboration with The Bull & Bear and the Management Sustainability Network, held a panel reflecting on the relevance of Silent Spring, Rachel Carson’s 1962 bestseller that exposed the public to the hazards of synthetic materials in the environment.

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The End of Growth Tour - Featuring David Suzuki and Jeff Rubin

Mon, 2012-10-15 19:00 - 21:00
Price: 15.00

In collaboration with the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management

Join Canadian icon, author and TV host David Suzuki and award-winning, bestselling author and economist Jeff Rubin for an evening of discussion on how to create a truly sustainable future.

Suzuki and Rubin will deliver a provocative talk about changes we might expect in the coming years, and how our societies can adapt to these changes to live happy and environmentally friendly lives.

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Keynote Speech by Mary Gordon, Founder of Roots of Empathy

Fri, 2012-10-12 15:30 - 17:00
Bronfman Building : Room 151, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5
Empathy Trumps Bullying

The Social Economy Initiative (SEI) invites you to a special Homecoming presentation by award-winning social entrepreneur Mary Gordon, Founder of Roots of Empathy. 

Date: Friday, October 12

Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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