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Essmart Global Wins Grand Prize in 2012 Dell Social Innovation Challenge

Young social innovators convened in Austin during the past several days as part of the Dell Social Innovation Challenge (DSIC), the flagship social entrepreneurship initiative of the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service in the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin. At last night’s awards ceremony held at…   » Continue Reading

TakaTaka Solutions Named Winner of Dell Social Innovation Competition

TakaTaka Solutions, a team from the London School of Economics that has developed a business to collect and recycle waste in Nairobi, Kenya, won the $50,000 grand prize at the Dell Social Innovation Competition, Dell and the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service at The University of Texas at Austin announced at an evening…   » Continue Reading

Dell’s Largest Grant to The University of Texas at Austin, $5 Million, Will Expand RGK Center’s Student Social Entrepreneurs Program

Dell’s Largest Grant to The University of Texas at Austin, $5 Million, Will Expand RGK Center’s Student Social Entrepreneurs Program

In what will be the company's largest cash donation to The University of Texas at Austin, Dell has committed $5 million to the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service at the university's Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs.

Social Entrepreneur and Author to Discuss Experiences in Africa and Middle East

Event: Rye Barcott, author, Marine and co-founder of a non-profit organization in one of the world's largest slums, will give a talk on "Spark Change From Within" and discuss his new memoir. The event is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is requested. When: 6 p.m., Friday, May 6 Where: Bass Lecture Hall, on…   » Continue Reading

LBJ School’s RGK Center and Dell Invite Students Worldwide to Participate in 2010 Dell Social Innovation Challenge

The RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service in the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin and Dell are seeking undergraduate and graduate students from universities and colleges around the world to share their ideas for making the world a better place.

LBJ School’s RGK Center and Dell Invite College Students Worldwide to Help Change the World

The RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service in the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin and Dell are seeking undergraduate and graduate students from universities and colleges around the world to share their ideas for making the world a better place.