Tina Rosenberg: Social Entrepreneur in Residence, Fall 2013

Tina RosenbergTina Rosenberg, is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author. She co-authors the “Fixes” column in the New York Times “Opinionator” section. She is a former editorial writer for the New York Times and a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine. Her books include Children of Cain: Violence and the Violent in Latin America and The Haunted Land: Facing Europe’s Ghosts After Communism,which won the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award. She has written for dozens of magazines, including The New Yorker, Rolling Stone, Foreign Policy and The Atlantic. She is the author, most recently, of Join the Club: How Peer Pressure Can Transform the World.

 

Tina visited campus as Marquette's Social Entrepreneur in Residence from October 16-17, 2013. Tina's residency at Marquette was sponsored by the Social Innovation Initiative and the Marquette Law School ABA Mediation Week.

Tina was interviewed On the Issues with Mike Gousha and the featured guest of the Dispute Resolution Society Lunch.

Blog post covering Tina's On the Issues Interview: Pulitzer Winner Calls for News Reporting Focused on Solutions.

Podcast of On the Issues interview: click here.

Conversation during her visit included: how does Tina's work at the NY Times, her teaching at Yale, the co-founding of the Solutions Journalism Network, and her involvement with the FixesU project (in partnership with MU, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation) intersect with the six strategic themes identified for Marquette's future? What value-add does Social Innovation provide to the pursuit of Marquette's strategic plan?

MORE INFORMATION

Marquette receives Gates grant to benefit new Marquette University-New York Times partnership

NYT Fixes Column

Solutions Journalism Network

Previous social entrepreneurs in residence.

"Social innovation is the future of our generation and the (social innovation) class helped us develop problem-solving skills." - excerpt student course evaluation

Marquette as Changemaker Campus

“Ultimately, we must understand the
need to be agents of change.”       

Pedro Arrupe, S.J.


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