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Jan 25

Upcoming Event!

Water Rights and Sustainability Event with Reach Trade Please join us on Thursday, January 30th from 5:15pm-6:30pm in VMH 1412 to speak with the founders of Reach Trade regarding water rights and sustainability issues. We will hear a little bit about the important work this group is doing and have the chance to network with other individuals …

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Dec 08

More Than Money

Coming from the for-profit sector and the architectural design field, designing sustainable spaces and environments has always been an important passion of mine. Throughout the More Than Money workshop series, I’ve been able to further define my current skill-sets and interests in terms of social responsibility, look at ways to create “impactful collaborations” with others …

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Nov 03

Not Your Typical Conference

It is rare that one can attend a conference that not only helps you network, but is educational and entertaining.  That was the case for the Net Impact Conference last week in San Jose, CA.  I had been targeting that conference long before I began classes at Smith.  I knew I wanted to cultivate a …

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Oct 27

Honest Tea: A tiny green(tea) company goes BIG

Seth Goldman, the CEO of Honest Tea, recently came to the Smith School of Business to relate to students some of the wisdom he’s gained over the years while building his organic, health minded company from the ground up. Seth, and his Honest Tea co-founder Barry Nalebuff, have just recently published their first book on …

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Sep 28

Resource Guide

Resource Guide Hello and welcome to Smith! Whether this is your first year or your second, we hope you are as excited as we are to get the ball rolling on social and environmental responsibility resources and activities this year. We wanted to get you started off on the right foot with resources that we …

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Sep 02

Welcome to Smith!

Hi first years and welcome to Smith! As you know, MBAA Club tabling will take place this week and you will be able to learn more about and start getting involved with the student clubs and associations of your preference. We are the Smith Chapter of Net Impact (, a global organization that seeks to …

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Aug 27

Summer Recap

Hello Net Impact-ers! With Term A quickly approaching, we thought we would catch you up on what we have been up to since May. Your Net Impact Board has been near and far from Brazil to India, DC to Boston and enjoying every minute of it. We have also all been interning locally and abroad …

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Aug 11

2013 – 2014 Net Impact Board

Introducing your new 2013 – 2014 Net Impact Board! We have been busy working to plan a host of exciting events for the coming school year and can’t wait to be back on campus in less than a month!   Blake Carlton, President After studying Journalism at New York University followed by a 3-year stint …

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