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Meet Jyoti Sharma, First “Social Entrepreneur in Residence” at Brown

"For social entrepreneurs, the key lesson is that simply paying lip service to the term 'community empowerment' is not enough. We need to recognize the community's right to participate in informed decision-making and purchasing decisions. Even more, we need to recognize that an empowered community can be a strong contributor to a social entrepreneur's implementation plan." - Jyoti Sharma. Read the full interview here.

(Distributed December 1, 2015)

Mathew Johnson Named as Director of the Swearer Center and Associate Dean for Engaged Scholarship

We are excited to share an announcement that went out to the Brown University community from our Dean of the College Maud Mandel. Mathew Johnson will join our staff on January 1, 2016 as Director of the Swearer Center and the Associate Dean for Engaged Scholarship. We will be in touch with all members of the Swearer Center community - including students, community partners, and alumni - in the coming weeks to introduce Mathew and share details on a welcoming event this fall.

Dear Members of the Brown Community, 

(Distributed September 3, 2015)
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