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Support Causes Meaningful To Fellows: 2019 Giving Season 230

From unlocking a cure for multiple sclerosis, to supporting the arts in India, Fellows are involved in organizations that are changing lives and our world. This Giving Season, we're excited to share with you causes that are close to the hearts of Fellows across our global community. Read on and be uplifted.

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 12/03/2019
Announcing The Winner Of The 2019 John P. McNulty Prize 229

We are pleased to announce this year's winner of the John P. McNulty Prize, Henry Crown Fellow Kelsey Wirth .

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 10/30/2019
The 2019 Edition Of The Summit: The Journey From Thought To Action - The Magazine Of The AGLN 225

Download the Digital Edition   Fellows are stepping up to lead all around the world. Learn how in the 2019 edition of Summit: The Journey from Thought to Action , the magazine of the AGLN. The five feature stories are: Taking Aim: Your Pledge to Act - An Action Pledge is a public commitment to action AGLN Fellows take at the Action Forum each year. Hear from ...

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 08/23/2019
Perched On The Shoulders Of Giants: Honoring The Three Founding AGLN Moderators 224

From left to right: Skip Battle, Keith Berwick, and Ben Dunlap. A reflection from David Langstaff , Executive Vice President, Leadership Division Over the years, our seminars and programs have built on the vision and leadership of Mortimer Adler, Robert Maynard Hutchins, and Jim O’Toole. Today, our moderators benefit from the experience, art, and ...

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 08/23/2019
Announcing The New Vice President Of The AGLN 219

We are thrilled to announce that our friend and colleague John Simpkins has accepted our offer to serve as the new Vice President, Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute

Added by David Langstaff Blog AGLN Blog 07/17/2019
Announcing The 2019 John P. McNulty Prize Laureates 218

Today, the Aspen Institute and Anne Welsh McNulty announced the 12th annual John P. McNulty Prize Laureates, five extraordinary individuals who have leveraged their expertise, experience, and networks to build and lead transformative social impact ventures.  

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 07/16/2019
Announcing The 2019 Recipients Of The McNulty Prize Catalyst Fund 213

The McNulty Foundation and Aspen Global Leadership Network are excited to announce the recipients of the McNulty Prize Catalyst Fund. The Catalyst Fund awards $75,000 in total to five exceptional organizations led by AGLN Fellows that have demonstrated significant momentum in the early stages of their development, with great potential to scale or ...

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 06/11/2019
And Justice For All: Health Innovators Reveal What's Missing In Health Care 209

This June, Health Innovators Fellows will be back in Aspen to lead a session at  Aspen Ideas: Health   (formerly  Spotlight Health ), the opening segment of the annual Aspen Ideas Festival. The session,  "And Justice For All: Health Innovators Reveal What's Missing in Health Care,"  will highlight the work of these Fellows and provide a rapid-fire ...

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 05/16/2019
Fellows On Moral Courage At The Skoll World Forum 208

“Moral courage comes with the joining of mind and the joining of the heart.” -  Hildegard Vasquez In our relentless pursuit of the possible, the journey toward change can be slow, unkind, and personally demanding. Cynics may question, challengers may contest, broken systems may resist. It takes bold leadership and courage to sustain us. In a session ...

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 04/26/2019
Highlights From The 2018/19 Leading In An Era Of Globalization Seminar Cycle 207

This year’s Leading in an Era of Globalization seminar cohorts gathered in six unique locations around the world to pause and reflect on their roles as leaders in an increasingly globalized world. From Hong Kong to Panama, 121 Fellows from 12 countries and seven Fellowships were met for the first time and were introduced to a diverse range of viewpoints ...

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 03/29/2019
Announcing 2019 Braddock Scholars 205

We’re excited to announce the selection of the 2019 Braddock Scholars .  Please join us in congratulating Fellows from across the Aspen Global Leadership Network who will be joining the Braddock Scholars Program for the upcoming year. These Fellows have a big vision to make a transformational impact on society by bringing their venture to ...

Added by Sam Cherry Blog AGLN Blog 01/25/2019