Events & Activities

Sustainability case competitions, student and faculty sustainability awards, sustainability workshops

The Fourth MBA Sustainability Case Competition Fall 2017

Teams will compete in a two-round competition where they will create a case analysis presentation about a business sustainability case related to PepsiCo’s commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.  Five semi-finalist teams will then present their case analysis to a panel of judges at Penn State’s Smeal College of Business on Friday, December 1st for a chance to win a top prize of $10,000.  Learn more about the competition, case, and rules here.

Smeal MBA Sustainability Case Competitions

Developing the ability of students to make a compelling business case for integrating sustainability into a company’s operations, products, or governance is essential to Smeal’s approach to teaching sustainability. Visit the Smeal MBA Sustainability Case Competition page to read about our previous case competitions.

Net Impact Undergraduate Chapter Events

 Penn State's Undergraduate Chapter of Net Impact are actively involved on campus and in the State College community. This page provides links to ongoing projects and programs that you can apply to!

These projects are great leadership experiences and is often the fastest way for you to get connected to our Net Impact community. Don't hesitate to take a look at them, you will always find one that best suits with your interest! 



On Campus Projects

Net Impact Graduate Chapter Events

Calendar listing of Upcoming Penn State Net Impact Graduate Chapter Events.

Through speakers, workshops, field trips, panels, and discussion meetings, PSNI focuses on a collaborative learning environment where all members help educate each other. The role of the Board of Officers is to facilitate this learning and cultivate relationships with professionals and organizations in the business world. We discuss topics related to social entrepreneurship, socially responsible investing, sustainable supply chains, sustainable growth and development, corporate citizenship, social marketing, green building, and community economic development.