Sullivan Connections

The Sullivan Foundation offers programming, events and resources to help university faculty/staff and students lead changemaking efforts on their campuses and in their communities. Check back regularly to learn about our latest initiatives to help our partner schools make a lasting social impact.

Alexis Taylor Discusses Systems Thinking and Changemaking in Feb. 25 Ignite Masterclass

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Taylor, a member of the Global Shapers Community, will share how to approach systems thinking and apply it to a multitude of settings, from launching social ventures to engaging as a local activist.
this is a photo of Dustin Liu, UNA-USA Youth Observer to the UN, in his back yard

UN Youth Observer Dustin Liu Talks About Localizing SDGs in Next Ignite Masterclass

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With a focus on the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, Dustin Liu will share his experiences and ideas for inspiring young Americans to spark global social change at the local level in the Feb. 17 Ignite Masterclass.

2021 Ashoka U Exchange Slated for March 16-19

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Co-hosted by George Mason University, this year's event will bring together hundreds of faculty, staff, students and thought leaders to accelerate social innovation and changemaking through higher education.

Changemakers Return to Inspire Students in Sullivan's Masterclasses and Skills-Based Sessions

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The new semester brings new ideas and insights for change-minded college students, faculty and staff through virtual workshops and classes hosted by the Sullivan Foundation.

True Romance: Alice Lloyd College Grads Reflect on Decades of Teaching Kentucky's Youth

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As long-married educators, Johnny and Mary Belcher, both past winners of the Sullivan Award from Alice Lloyd College, have dedicated their lives to helping their students unlock their hidden potential and escape poverty.

How Rollins College and the Sullivan Foundation Are Developing the Next Generation of Impact Entrepreneurs

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A friendship between past Rollins president Hamilton Holt and George Sullivan sparked a new approach to entrepreneurship education and student-led changemaking in Florida.