Social Economy Initiative

SEI Impact Internship Program: Seeds of Change Crowdfunding

Published: 11Feb2015

McGill students have incredible ideas and know how to enact positive social change. Now you can help them apply their knowledge and passion through the Impact Internship Program at the Social...

MDIIM SEI Impact Internship Program - Call for Applications

Published: 22Jan2015

Looking to apply your budding management skills towards something meaningful this summer? The Social Economy Initiative (SEI) invites you to apply to be part of the 2015 cohort of the Impact...

Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

25Sep201417:30
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"Rapid innovation and growth in renewable energy", a talk by MIT's Jessica Trancik/desautelsCategory: Desautels Faculty of Management Sustainability

Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

24Sep201417:30
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853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CATalks by MIT speaker John Reilly and CEA speaker Jim Burpee...

Pay it Forward Initiative Puts Smiles on Hundreds of Faces

Published: 12Dec2013

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...

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

13Nov201316:00
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1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CAEmpathy in the Creative Process: Leverage Human-Centered Design for Social Innovation...

SEI’s Second Annual Homecoming Keynote

Published: 24Oct2013

On Friday, the Social Economy Initiative (SEI) presented its Second Annual Homecoming Keynote event in the Bronfman Building. The event featured presentations from five social entrepreneurships...

Universities that Teach You to Change the World

Published: 23Oct2013

Just three months after graduating this year from the University of Waterloo, Jonathan Rivard’s startup company had generated $130,000 in revenue....

MBA Diary: Do Good Or Do Well?

Published: 5Oct2013

Scott Weatherhead, an MBA student at McGill University in Canada and the Social Economy Initiative's impact intern, travels through North Korea and South Africa in search of a use for his...

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