“Systems thinking is a tool that is used to understand the root causes, symptoms and factors that hold the status quo in its place,” said Abby Chroman, program manager of social innovation and entrepreneurship at PSU and part of the Map the System planning team. “The Map the System competition is skill-building for students to be changemakers.”
Ashoka U recognizes PSU as a school and workplace that cultivates leadership and collaboration skills, as well as empathy.
The School of Business has been developing strong partnerships in Portland's business community for over 50 years, and when the coronavirus pandemic started to impact local companies, alums of The Portland MBA formed a pro bono consulting firm called The Portland Business Support Project (PBSP).
The coronavirus pandemic has many professionals busier than before with the added complexities of balancing remote work and community needs, but this is also a time when people are looking for ways to connect and give back to their professional network. Here’s how you can build a robust network right now.