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Introducing CASE Scholar Paul McCready

Paul McCready

Paul McCready I have spent the last 9 years in the United States Army, most recently serving as US Army Special Operations Civil Affairs Officer specializing in the Asia Pacific. In this role, I was responsible for supporting communities at …

Introducing CASE Scholar Anurag Dunsanapudi

Anurag Dusanapudi

 Anurag Dusanapudi I am the co-founder and Director of Operations for Impact Micro Ventures (IMV), a for-profit social venture that uses data and mobile technology to facilitate financing to unbanked microenterprises in India’s unorganized sector. I founded IMV because I am …

Introducing CASE Scholar Ashley Warrren

Ashley Warren Experienced in school operations management, education, and local government, I joined the MBA program at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business to increase my toolkit for generating solutions to challenges in the social impact space. Post MBA, I …

Eliminating Emissions by Turning Waste into Power: Eric Smith

Livestock waste is one of the leading contributors to greenhouse gas emissions around the world.  The agricultural industry in the United States accounts for 9% of US emissions.  This includes methane emissions from livestock waste and nitrous oxide which is …

Announcing CASE’s Senior Fellow for DEI  

When we announced in March that we were hiring a Senior Fellow for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusiveness (DEI) at CASE, we were not sure what to expect. In the weeks that followed we were humbled by the number of applications …

Overcoming Bumps on the Road to Scale

No matter the type of organization, the scaling journey often includes bumps in the road. While these unexpected obstacles vary in size and timing, the central question for any social impact enterprise is: will we see it coming and adjust …

CASE i3 Consulting Program by the Numbers

CASE i3 CP CASE i3 CP What is the CASE i3 Consulting Program? Team of 5 – 7 MBA Studetns Averaging 400 hours per project Remotely working under the mentorship of Cathy Clark to solve your complex impact investing problem. …

SEAD Highlights Report: Reflecting on 5 Catalytic Years

The CASE office was abuzz in early 2012.  We had the opportunity to be part of a trailblazing initiative for both the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Duke University itself. USAID, in pursuing ways to accelerate growth and …