Understanding Social Entrepreneurship: How to Change the World One Venture at a Time

UPADM-GP.264, 4 points.


In this fun and fast paced course, taught by a practicing serial social entrepreneur, Prof. Greenblatt investigates the different ways social entrepreneurs can make a difference here in the United States and around the world. The class will address questions like: Why do we need social innovation? How can founders protect their mission is an age when entrepreneurship is largely governed by venture capitalists? How can one innovate inside a large corporation or government institution? How can entrepreneurs plan for and manage the high risks of starting ventures that fail more often than not? The course will also feature visits by successful social entrepreneurs who answered these questions in different ways.



Semester Instructor Syllabus Link
Fall 2014Jonathan LewisSyllabus
Fall 2010Andrew GreenblattSyllabus
Fall 2009Andrew GreenblattSyllabus
Fall 2012Andrew GreenblattSyllabus
Semester Instructor Evaluation Link
Fall 2013Gabriel BrodbarEvaluation
Fall 2011Greenblatt, AndrewEvaluation
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Lewis, Jonathan

Start Time:
Oct 20, 2014 12:00 pm
Oct 20, 2014 7:00 pm
Oct 20, 2014 7:05 pm
Oct 20, 2014 7:35 pm
End Time:
Oct 31, 2014 5:00 pm
Oct 31, 2014 9:30 pm
Oct 31, 2014 9:35 pm
Oct 31, 2014 10:00 pm

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