This past weekend, a small group of Simmons Net Impact members volunteered to help the Mass Farmers Market at their booth in the Eastern States Exposition (Big E). While preparing local raspberries for sale and representing the Farmers Market in the Massachusetts State House, the volunteers learned about the various Massachusetts farms that belong to… More Simmons NI Supports Local Farmers at ‘Big E’ Fair!
Last Thursday, September 17th, we kicked off the semester right by convening at Church Restaurant & Bar to welcome new Net Impacters, celebrate the beginning of the semester and share some delicious nibbles and libations. Having thrown a successful 2014 Fall Happy Hour last year at Church, we decided to keep the venue the same and remain… More Event Recap: 2015 Fall Kickoff Happy Hour
Simmons School of Management Net Impact chapter is hosting an info session on the Net Impact Annual Conference on Tuesday 9/22/15 5:00-5:50PM in M101. We will answer all your questions regarding registration, travel and lodging, and SOM funding.… More Net Impact Conference Info Session: Tues. 9/22 5-5:50PM @ M101
Boston Green Drinks is back this month, providing you with the opportunity to enjoy a few after-work drinks and mingle with other sustainably-minded, professionals and hobbyists at Scholar’s Bar. This month’s event is co-hosted by Next Step Living, a business focused on delivering energy-efficient solutions to residents in the Northeast. If you’re currently seeking a… More September Event: Boston Green Drinks is Back!
Simmons School of Management graduate Net Impact chapter invites students, faculty, and staff to a Fall Kickoff Happy Hour at Church Restaurant (69 Kilmarnock St, Boston, MA 02215) on Thursday, September 17, 2015 from 5:00- 8:00 PM.… More Fall 2015 Kickoff Happy Hour @ Church Restaurant
The following post is written by Caroline Hunter, Community Outreach and Education Co-Chair of Simmons Net Impact. Caroline attended the 8th annual Boston Green Festival (“Boston GreenFest”) held on August 21 -23 at Boston City Hall Plaza. Have you ever been in a restaurant that gave you tons of recyclable napkins, containers, and utensils with your… More On the Boston Green Scene: The 2015 Boston GreenFest
On Tuesday, July 14th, the Simmons Net Impact chapter held our first summer event, a film screening of the documentary “Not Business as Usual.” Over 20 people attended to enjoy the pizza, popcorn, and candy, including a wonderful mix of faculty, staff, students, alumni, potential students, and guests. All who attended were invited to bring… More Film Screening Recap: Getting Down to Business at Our First Summer Event
Caroline Hunter, Simmons Net Impact Community Outreach & Education Chair, provides us with a recap about her visit to Boston Green Drinks June meetup. Last week, I fulfilled my happy duty as the Simmons Net Impact Community Outreach and Education co-chair to get out into the community and talk sustainability. The occasion was the monthly meeting of… More EVENT RECAP: Green Scholarship (and an IPA)
We may be taking the summer slightly slower but, we’re still bringing the Simmons SOM community opportunities to join conversations with other sustainably-minded graduate students. … More Join Us! Simmons Net Impact Film Screening “Not Business As Usual”
As the organizer of the Simmons Net Impact Pedal to End Cancer event this past April 11, I could not be happier with how the event turned out – we surpassed our goal of $4000, had some fun in the middle of the semester, and had a bunch of logistics come together thanks to the help… More EVENT RECAP: Pedal to End Cancer @ The Handle Bar