Executive Program, Uncategorized

Global Leaders Embark on Executive Program in Social Impact Strategy

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This January, the Center for Social Impact Strategy at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social Policy and Practice enrolled 66 leaders from around the world to the Executive Program in Social Impact Strategy, an eight month intensive program designed to help anyone, anywhere make a social impact. Our students live and work in 16
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Alumni Voices, Impact House
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Alumni Voices – Aaron Densham
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2 days, 4 time zones, 5 flights, 6 airports and more than 27 hours in the air. That was the journey I would have had to undertake if I was going to participate in Penn’s first Global Social Impact House (GSIH). I was working with Indigenous youth in a remote town in Northern Australia when
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Executive Program, Online Learning
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Celebrating Our Graduates – Executive Program in Social Impact Strategy
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The Center for Social Impact Strategy is pleased to announce the graduation of the first successful cohort of its Executive Program. This August, CSIS awarded certificates of completion to a remarkable thirty-two students. This inaugural cohort represented 12 countries around the world. Students of the Executive Program spent eight months completing the thorough online curriculum, which
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Impact House, Partnerships
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Supporting Social Entrepreneurs at Penn and Columbia
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At the Center for Social Impact Strategy, we know that bringing in new perspectives can only enhance a community. That’s why we’re pleased to announce a partnership with Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA). We are proud to extend our programming to their network of entrepreneurs and innovators, and to collaborate on marshaling
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Online Learning
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Free Coursera Course Launches Sept.14th
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Taking our Coursera course in Social Entrepreneurship just got even easier. Last year, the Center for Social Impact Strategy offered the course for the first time to more than 30,000 students from dozens of countries around the world. Consisting of a series of video lectures offered by SP2 and Wharton professors Peter Frumkin, James D. Thompson, and
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Alumni Voices, Impact House
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Alumni Voices – Arielle Brousse
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A year ago, I definitely wouldn’t have been the type to pick up a stranger from the airport. But this summer, I did just that. I rented a car, swung out to Philadelphia International, picked up two men I’d never met, and drove with them four hours to the middle of nowhere. If you’re like me,
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