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Event | Impact Week

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Impact Week is a collaboration between nine UBC-based clubs and centres taking place from February 2-9. It explores the most pressing issues of today: climate, poverty, inequality, and health. As part of Impact Week, on February 7, the Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics and the7dayringproject will host a panel discussion on inequality.

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UBC Sauder supports new cohort of local ventures creating meaningful social change

Tagged: All News, Entrepreneurship, Responsible Business, SauderS3i, Working with Business

From buying shares in farm animals to upcycling used chopsticks into home décor, six innovative local companies with a focus on using business as a force for good have been accepted into the one-year Coast Capital Savings Innovation Hub (CCS iHub) social venture incubator program at the UBC Sauder School of Business.

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Responsible Business | Sustainable online meat marketplace joins UBC Sauder business accelerator

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When Victor Straatman arrived in Vancouver a year and a half ago, he was surprised at how inconvenient it was to buy grass-fed free range beef directly from local farmers—a process that was relatively simple in his native Holland. That’s when Straatman decided to bridge the gap between consumers and struggling farmers through Meatme, an online marketplace where consumers can crowdfund whole animals.

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UBC Sauder welcomes prominent business and philanthropic leader Greg Shell

Tagged: Responsible Business

The Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics wrapped up the year by hosting Bain Capital Managing Director Greg Shell. Shell came from Boston to spend two days with the UBC Sauder community, participating in events organized by the Dhillon Centre, the UBC Sauder Philanthropy Program and the UBC Sauder Centre for Social Innovation and Impact Investing.

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