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+Impact Studio

Come build a brighter future with us.
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A collaborative design community for impact creators and innovators working to bring about meaningful change in the world. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, enthusiasm for collaboration, a desire to engage with ambiguity, and a commitment to impact — we want you!
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Our Mission

Our mission is to bring impactful ideas to life that build a world that is sustainable and just for all, using business knowledge, design tools, and research expertise.

Who We Are

We are an interdisciplinary community committed to developing and advancing ideas centered on making a positive social impact, with a strong focus on diversity, equity, inclusion, racial justice, and/or climate action. In this nurturing environment, you will engage with students, faculty, staff, studio mentors, alumni, and local experts to design a more purposeful world and support your growth as an impact designer.

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Our Innovators

The +Impact Studio draws curious minds from a half-dozen or more schools on campus. Harnessing the resources at Ross, combined with the intellectual prowess and vibrant energy of undergraduate and graduate students, we adeptly source innovative ideas and solutions to meet the world’s rapidly changing social and environmental challenges.

Let’s make an impact. Together.
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