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Boston College School of Social Work
Center for Social Innovation


The Social Innovation Symposium

FEBRUARY 1, 2012
6:45-9:00 p.m.
The Heights Room, Corcoran Commons

GSSW and the Boston College Capstone Program host the first Social Innovation Symposium at Boston College. Sponsored by the Institute for Liberal Arts, the event includes a panel of social innovators: Earl Phalen, CEO of Reach Out and Read; Jim Laughlin, director of communications of Life is Good; and Eric Scharwz, co-founder and CEO of Citizen Schools.  


Social Innovation Symposium
Social Innovation Program co-directors, Professor Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes and Professor Stephanie Berzin with Symposium speakers: Eric Schwarz, Co-Founder and CEO of Citizen Schools; Earl Phalen, CEO of Reach Out and Read, Founder of Summer Advantage USA, and Co-founder and former CEO of BELL; and Jim Laughlin, Director of Communications for Life Is Good.