Blog Posts

Upcoming Gatherings 263

Explore upcoming opportunities to come back together with this community and continue the journey of fellowship. October 14-15, 2023 | Dubai, UAE AGLN Fellow Reunion in Dubai Fellows across the AGLN, especially those in China, India, Africa and the Middle East, have expressed a desire to reconnect with one another to build deeper bonds in a location ...

Added by Samantha Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 08/02/2023
Announcing The 2023 Class Of The Finance Leaders Fellowship 262

In an era marked by financial crises and disruptive market events, the need for transformative change within the finance industry has become undeniable. The Finance Leaders Fellowship welcomes the 2023 Class as they embark on a two-year leadership journey to cultivate a new generation of industry frontrunners who not only excel in their fields but ...

Added by Jael Lewis Blog Finance Leaders Fellowship 06/08/2023
The Imperfectionists: Rethinking Strategy In An Uncertain World 261

Charles Conn is a 2001 Henry Crown Fellow. He is co-founder of Monograph, a life sciences venture firm, and chair of Patagonia. Charles co-authored best-selling Bulletproof Problem Solving , and newly released The Imperfectionists: Strategic Mindsets for Uncertain Times (Wiley 2023). Our Operating Context We live in a different world than the one ...

Added by Charles Conn Blog AGLN Blog 05/16/2023
Announcing Health Innovators Fellowship Class Six 260

Twenty-one senior health care leaders were chosen to join the Aspen Institute Health Innovators Fellowship’s sixth class and the program’s network of health care entrepreneurs and innovators from across the United States. These leaders will embark on a two-year Fellowship that will strengthen their leadership and challenge them to develop new ...

Announcing The Winners Of The 2022 John P. McNulty Prize 259

Together with the McNulty Foundation, we're excited to announce the Winners of the 2022 John P. McNulty Prize , three individuals who have leveraged their expertise, experience, and networks to build and lead transformative social impact ventures. Their transformative social ventures are striving to end malnutrition worldwide , sparking a ...

Added by Samantha Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 07/18/2022
Making Sure It Doesn’t Happen Here 256

More than a year after the January 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol, the American political landscape reflects the yawning divides highlighted on that violent day and reveals the extent to which extremist beliefs have become part of the mainstream. As the 2022 midterm election campaign kicks into high gear, I’m deeply concerned about the state of ...

Added by Jonathan Greenblatt Blog AGLN Blog 02/25/2022
Support Causes Meaningful To Fellows: 2021 Giving Season 255

Fellows across the network are tackling issues like good education, diversity on boards, cross-community dialogue and more. This Giving Season, we're excited to share causes close to the hearts of Fellows across our global community. Read below and consider giving or getting involved in these incredible organizations.

Added by Jael Lewis Blog AGLN Blog 11/24/2021
Announcing The 2021 Class Of The Finance Leaders Fellowship 254

Representing a diverse range of global perspectives and sectors within the finance ecosystem, the 23 leaders of the 2021 Class are committing to a two-year fellowship that will challenge them to reflect on their roles and responsibilities as finance leaders and to cultivate a deeper understanding of values-driven leadership in practice. The ...

Added by Ashley Sillaro Blog Finance Leaders Fellowship 07/19/2021
Youth Action Forum Participant Impact Spotlight: Yasma Ba’albaki 253

When Yasma Ba’albaki, 13, Youth Action Forum participant and daughter of Middle East Leadership Initiative (MELI) Fellow Karim Ba’albaki, was admitted to the hospital in Lebanon in June of 2020, she stayed in the ward for children cancer patients in order to make space for COVID-19 positive patients in other areas of the hospital. “I used to hear [the ...

Added by Samantha Cherry Blog Youth Action Forum 03/26/2021
Making Advancements In Gender Diversity And Equality Across The Financial Services Industry | Finance Leaders Fellows Q&A 252

In honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, Kara Gustafson , Executive Director of the Aspen Institute's Finance Leaders Fellowship (FLF), sat down with four FLF Fellows who are making advancements in gender diversity and equality across the financial services industry. From helping women to successfully launch their own ...

Added by Samantha Cherry Blog Finance Leaders Fellowship 03/25/2021