Greetings, MUP students, alumni and friends,
Please see below the announcement for an exciting event on social
entrepreneurship on March 11, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
CommUniverCity San Jose
Professor and Chair
Urban and Regional Planning Department
San Jose State University
San Jose, CA 95192-0185
Phone: (408) 924-5854
Fax: (408) 924-5872
CAREER PANEL and FAIR: Entrepreneurial Careers for Social Impact
Thursday, March 11, 12:30-2:30 Eng 285-287
What am I going to do with a degree in the Social Sciences?
Become a social entrepreneur and innovator for the public!
Most of today’s leading social entrepreneurs hold degrees in the social
sciences and humanities!!!
Learn from local leading social entrepreneurs about how you can create
social impact and make a living in this challenging, exciting and growing
Network with socially entrepreneurial companies and nonprofit
organizations and gain information on internships and opportunities.
Meet the Bay Area’s most entrepreneurial organizations creating change in
the fields of education and literacy, sustainability, public health,
nutrition and fitness, criminal
justice, engineering and technology, employment, immigration, and global
This event is for both undergraduate and graduate students in all majors
and schools. Bring your passion for solving society’s most pressing
problems and your resume!
Join the Facebook fan page: Social Entrepreneurship at San Jose State to
get updates on employers who are attending! Questions? Contact Kriti Ashok
at Kriti Ashok
Whitney Smith, CEO/Founder, Girls for a Change
Michael Lombardo, CEO, Reading Partners
Erin Llewellen, VP, School Partnerships, Revolution Foods
Moderator, Jane Leu, SJSU’s Social Entrepreneur in Residence and Founder,
Upwardly Global www.upwardlyglobal.org
Network with leading orgs and companies and learn about internship
Education Pioneers http://www.educationpioneers.org/
Career Apple http://www.careerapple.com/
Fresh Lifelines for Youth
Global Citizen Year http://globalcitizenyear.org/
Springboard Forward http://www.springboardforward.org/
SJSU Social Entrepreneur in Residence
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