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Moses Lee
Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Michigan

Moses Lee is an Academic Program Manager and Lecturer at theCenter for Entrepreneurshipat the University of Michigan (UM), where he manages the Social EntrepreneurshipInitiative.He teaches two courses:Social Venture CreationandIntro to Social Entrepreneurship. In addition, Moses supports the curriculum and teaching responsibilities in UM’sMultidisciplinary Design Minor Global Health Design Specialization.

Moses is currently working on UM’sSafe Male Circumcision Project, which received aGates FoundationGrand Challenges Explorations grant. He is developing the feasibility plan for low-cost, mass production/distribution of the medical devices.

Previously,Moses wasa Manager at theWilliam Davidson Instituteandthe Managing Editor ofNextBillion.net, the premier online resource for information on social enterprises in the developing world.
Moses also worked in investment banking at Citigroup Corporate and Investment Bank and in financial services at General Motors and Ernst & Young. He graduated with high distinction from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan with a BBA and MA. While attending Ross, Moses was also the Editor-in-Chief of the Monroe Street Journal, the business school newspaper. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.

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Articles by Moses Lee

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    Social Venture Creation Gala at UofM: April 17th

    On April 17th, 2010, student social entrepreneurs from the Social Venture Creation class will be presenting their ’change-the-world’ plans to a panel of judges composed of UofM faculty, industry experts, and potential funders.

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    Students: Make the Most Out of the Recession

    I’ve been chatting with a number of my students in Social Venture Creation about their commitment to their projects post class. To my delight, many are strongly considering moving forward to launch because of the state of the jobs market. And even better, they are recruiting their colleagues to join on!

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    Overwhelming Response to the NextBillion Case Competition

    I’m pleased to let the NextBillion community know that we had over 20 submissions to the first annual NextBillion Case Writing Competition from teams all over the world!

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    Students: Start Your Social Ventures Today!

    I’m a big believer in student-formed social ventures. Students are arguably in the best position to start a social venture. They have incredible support, access to unbelievable resources, and can take on risk that others can’t.

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    WDI, the Next Case Writing Competition, and More

    WDI has sponsored The Next: 2010 Case Writing Competition. I have already received a number of entries, from schools in New York to Toronto to New Delhi. We are thrilled at the response so far and can’t wait to read the final cases. And as a reminder, if you want to enter the competition, the intention to compete forms are due this Friday.

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    The Next: Intention to Compete Forms Due January 15

    The Next:2010 Case Writing Competition is an excellent way to contribute to the emerging field of business for social impact and interact with leading figures in the space. But to enter, you must complete an Intention to Compete Form by January 15, 2010.

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    New Social Venture Creation Course at the University of Michigan

    The new UofM Social Venture Creation Course seeks to be an innovative, action-based learning laboratory that brings students (both undergrads and grads) across disciplines to work on solving society?s challenges ? together.

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    CK Prahalad Releases Two New Case Studies

    According to Thinkers 50, a biennial ranking of business gurus, C.K. Prahalad is the most influential management thinker in the world. This is the second straight time that Prahalad has topped the list. Now C.K. Prahalad has released two new BoP case studies: Jaipur Rugs and Bharti Airtel.

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