The Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship

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    CASE Chats

    The CASE Chats video series features the movers and shakers in the field of social entrepreneurship sharing their insights on tri-sector leadership, impact investing, social ventures, and more.  View the latest CASE Chats here.

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    From Idea to Launch: How Fuqua MBAs Began MedServe & 4 Lessons They Learned in Launching a Social Venture

    Each year, CASE awards one Fuqua MBA student with a budding social venture the CASE Launch Pad award. This $10,000 grant also comes with one-on-one coaching from CASE Senior Fellow and author Dan Heath, known for his best-selling books Decisive, …

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    5 Ecosystem Issues Affecting Education Innovation in North Carolina

    “Tension.” “Blended.” “Experimental.” These are the words our practitioners chose when asked to describe North Carolina’s education ecosystem at the recent Sustainable Business and Social Impact Conference.  More importantly, these words quickly came to life as Darrell Alison ,  Dawn …

  • The 2016 CASE Fellows and CASE i3 Fellows

    Welcome 2016 CASE and CASE i3 Fellows

    Each year, CASE and CASE i3 selects an elite group of second year MBAs to act as ambassadors of CASE’s work and collaborate with the CASE team throughout the year. These fellows come from a wide range of backgrounds and …

  • Rose Marcario at SBSI16

    Rose Marcario on Social Impact in Corporations: SBSI16

    This post was written by Emily Silman, a second-year Duke MBA student, CASE Fellow and a member of the Fuqua chapter of the Net Impact Club. You know a CEO isn’t a stereotypical stuffy, out-of-touch C-suite leader when they request to deliver …

  • 2015-2016 Academic Year

    A Year of Growing Our Impact: Recapping the 2015-2016 Academic Year

    The end of the academic year is bittersweet.  We say goodbye to our graduating students that just two years ago were simply names on applications but now are like family that have blossomed at Fuqua and are heading off to …

Mindfulness: A Critical Tool for Social Impact

Mindfulness Social Impact

“Those of us who are called to advance a more just society ….also have a responsibility to create change while embodying the same principles of integrity and justice we hope to see in the world.  This requires a level of …

4 Lessons on Scaling Social Ventures through Partnerships

Scaling Social Ventures Workshop at USAID

Bigger isn’t always better. That’s one key headline global health entrepreneurs offered staff of USAID’s Center for Accelerating Innovation & Impact  and Higher Education Solutions Network during a recent panel discussion titled Lessons Learned on the Journey to Scale. During …