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Boston College School of Social Work
Center for Social Innovation

A New Paradigm for Sustainable Social Change

The Center for Social Innovation is a premier resource for innovation training, support, and research. Social innovation encourages the development of new ideas and directions for solving social problems, both creatively and effectively. Our aim is nothing less than transformative social change.

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Second Annual CSI Symposium

The Center for Social Innovation, CSI co-directors Professors Stephanie Berzin and Tiziana Dearing, and the BCSSW Macro Student Group are hosting its 2nd annual Boston College School of Social Work Innovation Symposium. The focus of this year's symposium is “Innovative Solutions through Unlikely Alliances.” It offers an opportunity to explore the role of collaboration in innovative social change via corporate social responsibility, collective impact, and multidisciplinary teams.