News

36 UC Berkeley Students Make “Commitments to Action” for 2015 Clinton Global Initiative University
February 20, 2015

A Cross Sector Exchange on Governance and Digital Technology
February 19, 2015

Generation Innovation: Ashley Tsai on Tropical Disease Research and Eradication
February 18, 2015

From Student to Staff: Five Questions for Anh-Thi Le
February 13, 2015

UC Berkeley Science Shop: Connecting Community to University for Research
February 12, 2015

The 1,000th Solar Suitcase: Scaling Innovation out of the University
February 4, 2015

Edward Miguel on the Untidy (but Important) Link Between Climate and Violence
January 26, 2015

Mezuri: Eight Questions for Eric Brewer on Data and Development
December 19, 2014

Fighting for the Last Mile of Women’s Rights: The Head of UN Women and UC Berkeley Gender Scholars Look Toward 2015-2030
December 11, 2014

Beyond Providing Clean Water: A Profile of Development Engineer Syed Imran Ali
December 9, 2014

Teaching Leadership, Female to Female
December 8, 2014

A Device That Could Change Healthcare
December 1, 2014

Crawling the Campus for International Development Innovations
November 24, 2014

What Will the Children of Madagascar Inherit?
November 18, 2014

Winners of the 2014 Global Poverty & Practice Photo Contest
November 17, 2014

Students’ “Feeding Forward” fights hunger, food waste
November 12, 2014

TechCon 2014: University Innovators Transcend Academic Silos to Present Cutting-edge Collaborations for Global Development
November 10, 2014

Water Comes First: Ashley Miller’s Work To Support Infrastructure in Southern Kenya
November 7, 2014

A Contest to Catalyze Literacy Via Mobiles Worldwide
November 4, 2014

USAID’s Alex Thier on Ending Extreme Poverty
October 30, 2014

Generation Innovation: Jessica Praphath on the Realities of Direct Service Work
October 30, 2014

What If Everything We Knew About Poverty Was Wrong?
October 22, 2014

Electrification for “Under Grid” Households in Rural Kenya: Five Questions for Ken Lee
October 21, 2014

Generation Innovation: Sergio Venegas Marin’s Quest to Influence Public Policy
October 16, 2014

A New “OnRamp” Class for Social Innovators
October 14, 2014

#Global POV: Can Experts Solve Poverty?
October 10, 2014

The Challenges of Development Economics: An Interview with the Blum Center’s Kweku Opoku-Agyemang
October 9, 2014

Engineering Improvements for the World
October 5, 2014

Free Speech Movement Legacies and the Promise of Community Engaged Scholarship
October 1, 2014

Makerere University Team First Africans To Win Big Ideas Contest
September 16, 2014

Three Questions for Peter Jerram About Open Data and Scientific Publishing
September 15, 2014

Five Questions for Mattia Prayer Galletti About Agricultural Development
September 12, 2014

Three Questions for Ananya Roy About Community Development
September 10, 2014

Big Ideas Turns Nine
September 2, 2014

Why I Do Development Work
August 26, 2014

What Makes Student Innovation Contests Worthwhile?
August 25, 2014

Kurtis Heimerl Named MIT Technology Review Innovator Under 35
August 19, 2014

Blum Center Lecturers Receive Chancellor’s Public Service Awards
August 13, 2014

Generation Innovation: Gardner Fellow Kati Hinman Fights for Community Empowerment
July 8, 2014

GPP Students Engage With Challenges of Poverty Action at Home and Abroad
June 13, 2014

GPP Graduates Leave Berkeley with New Inspiration & Critical Perspectives
June 2, 2014

UC Berkeley Students Leave Their Mark at CGI-U 2014
April 29, 2014

Economist Bill Easterly Speaks at Blum Center, Calls for Individual Rights in Development
April 18, 2014

Generation Innovation: Global Poverty & Practice Alumna Nikki Brand Returns to Community Development in Latin America
April 17, 2014

Inter-American Development Bank and UC Berkeley Blum Center Co-host Discussion of Water Issues in Haiti
April 1, 2014

Twenty-eight Ambitious Changemakers from UC Berkeley Set Out for Clinton Global Initiative University
March 21, 2014

Development Engineering Seminars Explore Technology-Based Solutions to Poverty
March 20, 2014

Blum Center Hosts Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright for Discussion on Foreign Policy Megatrends
February 24, 2014

FINCA International: A Case Study in Social Entrepreneurship
February 22, 2014

Bringing Social Sector Innovation into the Classroom
January 29, 2014