Social entrepreneurship – whether as new or existing ventures, with an environmental or social-justice focus – is a hot topic on campus.
Published October 22 2013 | Globe and Mail
Written by Jennifer Lewington
Universities are adding courses and programs, establishing incubators to nurture ideas and offering mentoring and other support for those who see a career in this expanding sector.
“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.