Author Archives: SEI at Northeastern

From Our Director


For April/May edi­tion of the SEI Newslet­ter Aware­ness, Action and Social Entre­pre­neur­ship  KONY 2012.  It’s been a hot dis­cus­sion topic around many cam­puses, ours included, over the past sev­eral weeks.  Is it a good or a bad thing that an orga­ni­za­tion like Invis­i­ble Chil­dren focuses on aware­ness, rather than action that leads to real change and last­ing …
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Harvard Social Enterprise Conference


National social enter­prise lead­ers from across the coun­try joined together for the two-day, high-energy and inspir­ing Har­vard Social Enter­prise Con­fer­ence on Feb­ru­ary 25 and 26. The event stim­u­lated dis­cus­sion on new solu­tions and prob­lems within the social enter­prise field, focus­ing around this year’s theme of Inno­va­tion, Inclu­sion, and Impact.  These promi­nent indi­vid­u­als, along with a sig­nif­i­cant …
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A Uniquely Local Tour of Langa Township That May Change Your Life

After count­less hours of travel, and a seri­ous case of jet­lag, twenty North­east­ern stu­dents stepped foot in Langa Town­ship and, for many of us, our lives were for­ever changed by what we saw.  South Africa’s his­tory and cul­ture unfolded before us, allow­ing us a glimpse into life in Cape Town’s town­ships.  It has been almost …
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TOMS Shoes

Two barefoot children wait during a food distribution in Buge village, Wolayita region in southern Ethiopia
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Partners In Health

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