Center for Social Impact Press

For the media, we have provided a listing of recent press releases and articles on the Center for Social Impact.


June 22, 2016

CONCENTRATE ANN ARBOR: “U-M business students learn to make money… and a difference”

May 4, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: “Ross Students Create an Open Road Experience For Social Impact”

May 2, 2016

MICHIGAN ROSS: “Ross Students to Hit the Road for an Entrepreneurial Road Trip You’ll Wish You Could Go On Too”

March 11, 2016

NEXT CITY: “Old Sports Stadium Site Heads for Redevelopment”

March 1, 2016

MICHIGAN ROSS: “More Than 100 Ways to Make a Social Impact at Michigan Ross”

February 24, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: “University of Michigan Ross School Center for Social Impact Awards $15,000 to Top Student Social Enterprise”

February 10, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: “University of Michigan 2016 Social Impact Challenge announces winning proposal for Detroit PAL facility at old Tiger Stadium site”

January 21, 2016

U-M NEWS SERVICE: “U-M students compete to revitalize former Tiger Stadium site to benefit Detroit youth”

January 7, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: “The University of Michigan Ross School of Business & Center for Social Impact Receive Top Rankings in Net Impact’s Business as Unusual Expanded Report”


October 28, 2015

MARKETWATCH RELEASE: “University of Michigan Ross Center for Social Impact Managing Director Selected as 2015 American Express NGen Fellow”

May 11, 2015

UNIVERSITY RECORD: “Ross School’s Center for Social Impact celebrates its first year”

April 30, 2015

POETS & QUANTS: “Ross’ Very Big Bet on Social Impact”

April 22, 2015

PRESS RELEASE: “Ross School of Business celebrates launch of new Center for Social Impact”

February 18, 2015

PRESS RELEASE: “2015 Social Impact Challenge Illuminates Innovative Strategies for Creative Redevelopment and Economic Growth in Detroit”


October 2, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: “U-M Social Innovation Summit hosts renowned social innovator and Purpose Economy author Aaron Hurst”

September 8, 2014

NEWSLETTER: “Welcome to the New Center for Social Impact”