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Alaska_Airlines_Logo“Degrees of Innovation”
September 1, 2013, Eric Gold

Alaska Airlines Magazine’s feature on education begins and ends showcasing BGI’s agile approach to a world facing a host of shifting issues. (Page 110)

 

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“Intrapreneuring talk shows how leveraging positive change can happen from within”
December 14, 2012, Scott Taylor

BGI Net Impact event with Gifford Pinchot III and BGI Alumni, Dawn Danby, presenting on intrapreneurship.

“Stockbox Grocers Find Success in Small Places”
December 2, 2012, MSN Business on Main

BGI Alumni, Stockbox Grocers, featured for their work rethinking the grocery store. 

Barrons Logo“The Giving Generation”
December 1, 2012, Elie Winninghoff

 BGI Alumni, Shaula Massena, featured for her social entrepreneurship and innovative philanthropy work. 

A Month of Impactful Innovation in Seattle
October 23, 2012, 3p Guest Author

Nicaragua prosecutors want to reinstate freed Tacoma man’s sentence” 
October 22, 2012, Jake Whittenberg

Interview held at BGI.

New Center for Impact and Innovation inks lease at Pioneer Square’s historic Masins furniture building
July 19, 2012, John Cook

GeekWire covers the new partnership (and location) of Bainbridge Graduate Institute with partners Hub Seattle and Social Venture Partners.

Will your company back your new business idea?
February 10, 2012, Anne Fisher

Fortune Magazine features an interview with Bainbridge Graduate Institute Co-Founder and President Gifford Pinchot III while answering the question, “Will your company back your new business idea?”

Conversations with Gifford and Libba Pinchot
January 22, 2011, Enrique Cerna

We talk with Gifford and Libba Pinchot, founders of the Bainbridge Graduate Institute, the first graduate school of its kind to focus on business and sustainability. Gifford and Libba talk about their decision to create the program and the high expectations they have for their students to change the world.
 

A Start-Up Tries to Eliminate ‘Food Deserts’
November 1, 2011, Jessica Bruder

Stockbox Grocers, a start-up that converts reclaimed shipping containers into miniature grocery stores and operates them out of parking lots in under-served communities. Its slogan: “Good food, where you live.”
 

Giving Back and Paying Forward
October 14, 2011, Michael Luni Libes

I am an entrepreneur. And in today’s economy, I see nothing more important than “paying it forward” to budding entrepreneurs to help them get their companies off the ground, spread innovation and create jobs.
 

Need a Job? Create Your Own
September 14, 2011, Yes Magazine

Three years ago, Lazar and his business partner Shauna Lambert planned SoupCycle as an MBA project at Bainbridge Graduate Institute in Washington state.
 

Gifford and Libba Pinchot on The Today Show
September 6, 2011, The TODAY Show

“Your Life Calling with Jane Pauley” by AARP feature Libba and Gifford Pinchot for their work in co-founding BGI.
 

Press Releases

More than 80% of Pinchot University Graduates find work after graduating” October 23, 2014

Pinchot, A University for the Common Good, Makes Top Level Leadership Changes” April 29, 2014

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“Pinchot co-launched by Bainbridge Graduate Institute and Organization Systems Renewal” April 10, 2014

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Alumna Shifting ExxonMobil” December 16, 2013

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Workforce Development Entrepreneurship Training” December 16, 2013

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Seattle Entrepreneurship Scene Featured on ID8 Nation” October 31, 2013

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Latest News

OSR heads to Fielding University

            Our friends and colleagues at Organizational Systems Renewal (OSR) have found a new home. After a rigorous search over several months, OSR will be joining Fielding Graduate University in Santa Barbara, CA. Their program will be integrated into the Master of Arts in Organizational Development and Leadership (MA-ODL) program at FGU.

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Luni Libes: “An (obscenely) irrational market”

Luni is a 20+ year serial entrepreneur, founder/co-founder of five companies.  His latest startup is Fledge, the conscious company accelerator, and latest project there is Kick, a global pre-accelerator program.  Luni has published six books in The Next Step series, guiding entrepreneurs from idea to startup.  In addition, Luni is Entrepreneur in Residence and Entrepreneurship

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From The Archives: The Seahawks: NFC and Sustainability Champions

We were digging around our blog archives and found this gem from last year! With our Seahawks heading to the big game in a few days, we wanted to share this again with everyone. Seattle is abuzz with excitement this week after the Seattle Seahawks beat the San Francisco 49ers to win the NFC Championship

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Gifford Pinchot: The Face Behind the Name
February 26th, 2015 - Lauren Lark

At Pinchot University, we teach the inclusion of environmental and social issues to the financial bottom line. We are actively shifting the framework of traditional business practices. This message allows us to be part of a movement spreading the message of sustainability, which was first spoken more than a hundred years ago by the man

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Video: Kevin Adams – MBA Candidate
February 11th, 2015 - Dave Roberts
Video: Aric Ho, Pinchot University Alum and Faculty
February 11th, 2015 - Dave Roberts
Video: Jason Puracal – MBA Candidate
February 6th, 2015 - Dave Roberts

Jason Puracal, an MBA Student with Pinchot University, describes the education he’s receiving.

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