News

News

Here is the latest news from and about Business+Impact at Michigan Ross, plus links to resources for impact changemakers across campus and in the USA.

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  • Social Enterprise Spotlight: Clear Computing

    Social Enterprise Spotlight: Clear Computing

    Business+Impact has introduced a series on U-M alumni who have created social enterprises and continue the work of entrepreneurship after graduation. For this edition, we are shining the light on  … Continue reading “Social Enterprise Spotlight: Clear Computing”
  • Fifth Annual Business+Impact Showcase Features 35 Impact Organizations

    Fifth Annual Business+Impact Showcase Features 35 Impact Organizations

    Ann Arbor, September 8, 2022 – Once again, as part of Business+Impact’s mission to make students aware of all the impact opportunities across the University of Michigan campus, B+I welcomed … Continue reading “Fifth Annual Business+Impact Showcase Features 35 Impact Organizations”
  • September 2022 Newsletter

    September 2022 Newsletter

    Meet with 30+ U-M Impact Groups at the B+I Showcase Thurs, Sept. 8 @ Noon – 2 pm Tauber Colloquium Ross School of Business Welcome new and returning students! We … Continue reading “September 2022 Newsletter”
  • 2022 Internship Experiences

    2022 Internship Experiences

    About our Internships In the summer of 2022, Business+Impact provided funding for 57 University of Michigan in a broad spectrum of internship-style opportunities with a variety of organizations, in both … Continue reading “2022 Internship Experiences”
  • U-M students put skills to work through summer internship program, helping Detroit communities

    U-M students put skills to work through summer internship program, helping Detroit communities

    By: Melina Schaefer Source: Special to Michigan News Each summer many students scramble for the chance to gain work experience through an internship, happy to get even one company or … Continue reading “U-M students put skills to work through summer internship program, helping Detroit communities”
  • 2022-23 Board Fellows Information Sessions

    2022-23 Board Fellows Information Sessions

    Business+Impact’s Nonprofit Board Fellowship Program places top graduate students as non-voting members on boards at Southeast Michigan nonprofits. An application for the program will soon be available on our website, and is … Continue reading “2022-23 Board Fellows Information Sessions”
  • Bob Chapman

    Bob Chapman

    Bob Chapman (MBA ‘68) was recently named the #3 CEO in the world by Inc. and a Top Social Capital CEO by the International Business Times.  As Chairman and CEO of $3.5 … Continue reading “Bob Chapman”
  • +Impact Studio Founders and Applebaum Impact Design Fellows Application

    +Impact Studio Founders and Applebaum Impact Design Fellows Application

    If you’re a current U-M student from any degree program who has a strong entrepreneurial spirit, and enthusiasm for interdisciplinary collaboration, we want you!  If you have a commitment to … Continue reading “+Impact Studio Founders and Applebaum Impact Design Fellows Application”
  • August 2022 Newsletter

    August 2022 Newsletter

    Meet with 30+ U-M Impact Groups at the B+I Showcase Thurs, Sept. 8 @ Noon – 2 pm Tauber Colloquium Ross School of Business Welcome new and returning students! We … Continue reading “August 2022 Newsletter”
  • New Venture Capital: Crowdfunding, Crowd Loans, and Crowd Grants

    New Venture Capital: Crowdfunding, Crowd Loans, and Crowd Grants

    In this episode of Social Impact Design for Business, Jerry Davis of Michigan Ross’ +Impact Studio interviews Donna Harris, Founder and CEO of Builders + Backers.  Ms. Harris previously established … Continue reading “New Venture Capital: Crowdfunding, Crowd Loans, and Crowd Grants”
  • DNEP Thinks Ross’ +Impact Studio Space Is Amazing

    DNEP Thinks Ross’ +Impact Studio Space Is Amazing

    by Christie Baer I started thinking about how the physical arrangement of space evokes feelings six years ago. I was new to the University of Michigan’s Center on Finance, Law … Continue reading “DNEP Thinks Ross’ +Impact Studio Space Is Amazing”
  • A Record Number of MBAs Take Part in Ross Open Road

    A Record Number of MBAs Take Part in Ross Open Road

    This Spring, six teams of Michigan Ross MBAs spent a month helping social entrepreneurs across the United States with the business challenges they face. These intrepid travelers of Open Road … Continue reading “A Record Number of MBAs Take Part in Ross Open Road”