Tag Archives: Social Innovation Initiative

Marquette, WARF announce second annual ‘Force for Positive Change’ event and award

News release, November 1, 2017

Applications now open for social entrepreneurship competition MILWAUKEE — Marquette University and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) have opened applications for the second annual Force for Positive Change award, a statewide competition that focuses on social entrepreneurship as a model for solving social or environmental challenges in a way that is sustainable, just and […]


Marquette, Brady Corp. present 2014 Good Money Challenge

News release, September 10, 2014

Social innovation contest will award $25,000 in seed money MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s Social Innovation Initiative, in partnership with Brady Corporation, is accepting applications for the 2014 Good Money Challenge, which will award $25,000 in seed money to enterprises or ideas with the potential to change the community. Formerly known as the Midwest Social Innovation […]


CEO of Catholic Relief Services to present on social entrepreneurship

News release, August 28, 2013

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s Social Innovation Initiative, the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and Catholic Relief Services will host a presentation on social entrepreneurship presented by Dr. Carolyn Woo, president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services, Monday, Sept.9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Alumni Memorial Union’s Monaghan Ballroom, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. The event […]


Marquette College of Communication announces inaugural journalists for O’Brien Fellowship in Public Service Journalism

News release, June 26, 2013

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication has announced its inaugural class of three journalists who will take part in The Perry and Alicia O’Brien Fellowship in Public Service Journalism during the 2013-14 academic year. The journalism fellows are Hal Bernton of The Seattle Times, Dan Egan of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and […]