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    Ashoka’s Youth Venture and Best Buy Present Winners of the ‘Technology for a Better World’ Campaign

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    Ashoka’s Youth Venture, a global organization supporting youth social entrepreneurs, and Best Buy Co., Inc.

    Growing Great Ideas: a STEM Story

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    In the spring of 2009, I set out on a quest to expose students in metro Atlanta schools to a fun and engaging experience in science, technology, en

    Laura White on the Disruption Needed in Higher Education: Empathy

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    When you ask Laura White about reforming higher education, she doesn’t suggest lofty bureaucratic changes. She doesn’t talk about funding, tuition, or budget cuts. When White envisions positive changes in education, she sees one principle as the fulcrum: empathy.

    Watch: Four Young Entrepreneurs with "Three Minutes to Change the World"

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    These four young innovators, and their stories of change, have been captured in a new one-hour documentary on PBS, "Three Minutes to Change the World(brought to you by the Emmy Award-winning creators of "Bill Nye the Sciene Guy" and "Biz Kid$").

    The Women Saving Higher Education

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    Higher education may be notoriously resistant to change, but at this point, the writing's on the whiteboard, so to speak. Ashoka U founders Erin Krampetz and Marina Kim are the among the entrepreneurs determined to shake things up and disrupt the system.

    Clarifying Your Mission: The First Step to Making Social Impact Careers Happen

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    “How can I be a Marxist and still own a Jacuzzi?”

    That essential question drove my career as well as the job search for many of the students I’ve counseled over the years.

    Bringing you a certificate of social entrepreneurship: Ashoka Youth Venture & StraighterLine

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    In an increasingly fast-paced world, many of us are looking to learn the skills of the future.

    Why overcoming challenges is key to effective leadership & entrepreneurial breakthroughs

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    Innovation demands strong leadership, and leadership demands a unique set of skills and learning. Helping emerging entrepreneurs overcome obstacles can be the difference between an abandoned project and a groundbreaking solution. 

    How 5 Creative Young People Are Addressing Youth Employment In Africa

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    African business and political leaders, including Zambia Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda, have described Africa’s youth employment challenge as a “ticking time bomb.” The deepening gap between young people’s skills and the needs of employers has been linked to education systems that simply are not up to snuff, but also to a general lack of faith in young people as being capable of making meaningful contributions in a global marketplace, sometimes because of cultural and gender biases.

    Banking on Youth - Announcing the Finalists!

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    Want to see change in action? Just look to our nation’s young people.