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Sobotka Seed Stage Venture Grant: The 2015 Winners

Two promising new companies received $10,000 each from this year’s Sobotka Seed Stage Venture Grant, which is disbursed annually by the Yale Center for Business ...

Sabin Stories: HomE

The Sabin Stories will introduce you to former finalists of the Sabin Sustainable Venture Prize as they share experiences and reflect on their time as ...

The Tofu Meritocrat

Minh Tsai was working at Charles Schwab when the dotcom bubble burst. He weathered two rounds of layoffs. He watched hardworking and capable colleagues forced ...

Impact Investors Find Value in Smallholder Agriculture

How do investment funds build social and environmental priorities into agricultural financing? Several investment funds showcased their strategies for investing in smallholder value chains at ...

Science to Business (S2B) Platform Revealed in Paris!

The Towards Science Communications with Impact course taught by Paul Lussier at the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies culminated in a trip to Paris ...

Yesenia Gallardo, Co-Founder of Poda Foods

Yesenia Gallardo co-founded Poda Foods during her time as a student at F&ES. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Poda Foods raises and processes crickets into protein ...

Seeking Heat

Connecticut has a climate goal: reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 80 percent below 2001 levels by 2050. This goal is as ambitious as it is ...

XX Combinator

It is a well-known and unexpectedly persistent fact that women aren’t paid as well as men. In the world of entrepreneurship, this disparity is no ...