NYU Reynolds: Want to Change the World? The 2015 REAL Workshop Series

Some upcoming workshops from NYU Reynolds that might be of interest to Draper students!

Learn the “How” of Changing the World

The 2014-2015 NYU Reynolds R.E.A.L. Workshop Series

The NYU Reynolds Program in Social Entrepreneurship is proud to announce the Spring 2015 R.E.A.L. Workshop Series: programming designed to support social entrepreneurs and changemakers with practical skills and knowledge bases critical to success in the field. The series is free and open to students, professionals and changemakers from across the NYU and greater NYC communities. All you need to bring is an open mind!

See below for the Spring 2015 schedule, RSVP links, and intended audiences. Learn more about the REAL Workshop Series, and all of our offerings at www.nyu.edu/reynolds.

February 4, 2015

GIVING VOICE TO VALUES: Values Driven Leadership When the Going Gets Tough

Mary Gentile, PhD, Creator & Director, Giving Voice to Values (GVV)

  • Time: 12:30 – 2pm
  • Intended Audience: This workshop is open to all graduate and undergraduate students who are aspiring leaders and change agents looking for tools to stand up for their values. Please note: non-NYU students are invited to attend.
  • Description and RSVP: http://bit.ly/realmg15

February 12, 2015

Why Your Mother May Be Wrong: Lessons from the Sharing Economy About Trusting Strangers

Raz Godelnik, Assistant Professor of Strategic Design and Management, Parsons The New School for Design

  • Time: 12:30 – 2pm
  • Intended Audience: This workshop is open to anyone with entrepreneurial ambitions, interested in understanding and taking a creative role in shaping how new economies impact our lives and work.
  • Description and RSVP: http://bit.ly/realrg15

March 2, 2015

Demystifying Metrics: How to Develop and Use Data to Maximize Your Impact

Jane Aronson, CEO, Worldwide Orphans Foundation; Anthony Salandy, Director of Monitoring, Evaluation Accountability, and Learning (MEAL) for the Worldwide Orphans Foundation (WWO)

  • Time: 12:30 – 2pm
  • Intended Audience: This workshop is open to students and professionals interested in maximizing their impact in international programming, particularly those working with children and families.
  • Description and RSVP: http://bit.ly/realjaas15

March 24, 2015

Moving Hearts and Minds: The Anatomy of a Story

Pauline Zalkin, Founder & Creative Director, Fineas Media

  • Time: 12:30 – 2pm
  • Intended Audience: This workshop is reserved for professionals in communications, fundraising, and social sector leadership positions.
  • Description and RSVP: http://bit.ly/realpz15

April 8, 2015

I Want to Change the World, and I Have No Idea What to Do about It: Choosing the Best Career to Achieve Your Social Change Goals

David Benzaquen, Founder & CEO, Plant Based Solutions

  • Time: 12:30 – 2pm
  • Intended Audience: Undergraduates, graduate students and all people struggling with choosing the best career to realize their social change goals.
  • Description and RSVP: http://bit.ly/realdb15

April 21, 2015

The What If Technique

Mona Patel, CEO, Motivate Design

  • Time: 12:30 – 2pm
  • Intended Audience: This workshop is designed for graduate students, entrepreneurs, and C-suite professionals who are uninspired, only see ‘do or don’t do’ options, don’t know how to get where you want to go, want to maximize a great opportunity, or are looking for a truly pattern-breaking path to creatively solve ‘unsolvable’ problems.
  • Description and RSVP: http://bit.ly/realmp15

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