Design It Forward: Partnership with a Purpose
Now in its third year at NC State, Design It Forward is an annual partnership between a team of IBM designers, NC State Institute for Nonprofits, NC State College of Design, and various local Raleigh-based nonprofits.
Social Innovation Fellows: Fall Update
See how the 2019-20 Social Innovation Fellows are tackling big problems through their work.
Introducing the 2018 Social Innovation Fellows
We invite you to get acquainted with the new cohort of Social Innovation Fellows. The beginning of the 2018 school year ushers in the second cohort of Fellows. Each Fellow has demonstrated exceptional accomplishments and was selected because of their outstanding academic and extracurricular achievement.
“Discover. Design. Do Good!” The Social Innovation Fellows Kick Off Innovation Lab
The Social Innovation Fellows is a high-impact learning experience at the Institute for Nonprofits. The program offers participants from any discipline a yearlong team experience to learn the adaptive leadership and technical skills it takes to be successful social entrepreneurs […]
Institute Sponsored E-Games Social Impact Track Ushers in Record Number of Entries
By Iman Usmani, BSC Associate The Entrepreneurship Initiative recently announced the finalists for the 2017 Lulu eGames, NC State’s biggest startup competition. Students can compete in 6 categories – New Venture, Design and Prototype, Social Impact, Built on Cloud, Arts […]
Student’s Startup Helps Teens Tap into Creative Gifts
Over the last four years, Myers has trained students in photography, videography and music production at the Boys and Girls Club of Wake County afterschool program. Working with teens largely from low-income households, Myers mentored students through multimedia projects with themes often promoting social change. Now, through his startup — the Malkuta Project — Myers is expanding the afterschool model to the broader community
Student Startups Win Awards at eGames
Two startups founded by Humanities and Social Sciences students took home awards Thursday at the 2016 Lulu eGames at NC State's Talley Student Union.