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CNBC features CSB's Tensie Whelan on Patagonia as a model for profitable and responsible business

CSB Director Tensie Whelan was featured in a CNBC article on Patagonia setting an example for the juxtoposition of sustainability and profitability.

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Doing Good Can Make You Money | Innovation with Mark Peter Davis

CSB DIrector Tensie Whelan was recently featured as a guest on the podcast Innovation with Mark Peter Davis, Managing Partner of Interplay.

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Tensie Whelan recognized in inaugural Global 50 Women in Sustainability Awards by SustainabilityX Magazine

SustainabilityX® Magazine announced the release of their Global 50 Women in Sustainability Awards™ 2022 and recongizes CSB Director Tensie Whelan in their inaugural list. The non-profit digital magazine’s Global 50 Women In Susta

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NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business Receives $290,000 Grant from Commonwealth Fund to Build the Financial Case for Decarbonizing Healthcare Systems

Today, the NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business (CSB) announced the award of a $290,000 grant from the Commonwealth Fund to conduct an in-depth analysis of the current practices and opportunities in decarbonizing healthcare systems.

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CSB and Mother Cabrini Health Foundation partnership featured in Inside Philanthropy

Inside Philathropy featured Invest NYC SDG's $2 million grant from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation in a piece titled A New York Health Funder Looks to Small and Urban Farms as a Solution to Hunger.

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NYU Stern and Cornell Launch FoodMap NY Research Program to Identify Barriers and Solutions to Food and Nutrition Insecurity

NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business Receives $2M From Mother Cabrini Health Foundation to Develop Long-Term Solutions to Food Insecurity with Cornell’s FIG Lab.

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Bloomberg recognizes CSB's Equitable Commute Project in trend piece on urban transportation innovation

The Equitable Commute Project, proudly co-founded by NYU Stern CSB, is featured in Bloomberg's coverage of e-bikes transforming transportation in New York City.

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Insider Intelligence

INSDIER Intelligence Draws Insights from CSB's Tensie Whelan in New Report on Sustainable Technologies

In a new report from INSIDER Intelligence, Technologies to Drive Sustainability, Tensie Whelan shares business strategies that make a tangible environmental impact while also driving financial value.

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Equitable Commute Project

The Equitable Commute Project Selected as a Finalist for NYSERDA’s $7 Million Clean Transportation Prize

The COVID pandemic put a spotlight on a growing transportation problem: over 250,000 essential working New Yorkers are lower income, largely people of color, who live in transportation deserts, who cannot work remotely, and travel long distances in often convoluted, time consuming routes in their co