Becker Students, Faculty, and Staff Give Back to Worcester Community
On September 14, students, faculty, and staff helped took part in the United Way’s National Day of Caring, a community volunteer initiative. the Becker team helped renovate the Friendly House Neighborhood Center in Worcester. Involved were Alissa Quaratiello, Nursing student and member of the We Are Global Club; Lauren Canale, Office Manager, Career Education and Academic Advising; Dr. Debbie Pallatto-Fontaine, Executive Director for Global Initiatives and YSBC @ BC; and Racquel Knight, Global Citizenship student, YSBC @ BC intern, and president of the We Are Global Club.
Dr. Debra Pallatto-Fontaine and Dr. David Jordan’s paper, “Aligning Leadership Theory with Social Business: A Triarchic Model Framework,” was published by The Centre for Development, Glasgow, Scotland in the The Social Business Journal, Vol. 6, Number 4, December 2016.
Dr. Debra Pallatto-Fontaine and Dr. David Jordan presented their paper, “Aligning Leadership Theory with Social Business: A Triarchic Model Framework,” at the Social Business Academia Conference 2016 HEC Paris on November 9-10, 2016.
Both academic and non-academic writers consisting of business executives, consultants, social activists, social business practitioners, and others delivered research papers, case studies, in-depth evaluations, and papers documenting innovative directions of social businesses.
Launched the initaitive,”Dreams: Educating the Future of Haiti,” in October 2016.
Gallery: Professor Yunus returns to Boston.
23 new photos added to shared album
2016 Presidential Speaker Series Recap
More than 1,300 students, elected officials and business and global leaders converged at Mechanics Hall in Worcester on Tuesday, April 5 for a conversation with Nobel Laureate and pioneer of the social business movement, Muhammad Yunus.
Global outreach and social business are elements of the new Women’s Emergent Leadership Institute at Becker College.
Testimonials “WELI has helped me to see myself in a different light. I am now refining some of my leadership qualities (communication, motivating others, and the ability to adapt), while adopting the ones I did not previously have (assertiveness, confidence, knowing my work, and having an agile mindset).
Becker College solving problems in the community.
Becker College and the Seven Hills Foundation send delegates to the Global Social Business Summit in Berlin, November 2015.
Becker College and Muhammad Yunus sign memorandum of understanding to establish the first officially sanctioned Yunus Social Business Centre in the U.S.
Becker College embarks on academic social business ventures.