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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

Dell, RGK Center to Announce Grand Prize Winner in Social Innovation Competition

Dell and The University of Texas at Austin's RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service will announce the grand prize-winning team in the Dell Social Innovation Competition (DSIC) at an awards ceremony on Monday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center.

Dell, University of Texas at Austin To Make Major Financial Announcement Monday, May 16

Event: William Powers Jr., president of The University of Texas at Austin, will join Dell officials for an important financial announcement. The announcement will precede the awards ceremony in the Dell Social Innovation Competition hosted by Dell and the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs…   » Continue Reading

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