Anita Nowak

McGill Social Learning for Social Impact
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Anita is passionnate about inspiring widespread empathic action and is committed to scaling social entrepreneurship and social innovation in Canada. She is currently a Senior Fellow at Sauve Foundation and serves McGill’s Teaching & Learning Services team as Director of Operations for the Social Learning for Social Impact MOOC (Massive Open Online Course). She is also an advisor to the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation on RECODE, an initiative dedicated to fuelling social innovation & entrepreneurship in higher education across Canada in 2012-2013. She was the founding Integrating Director of McGill’s Social Economy Initiative (SEI), housed in the Desautels Faculty of Management. Her mandate was to integrate social entrepreneurship and social innovation into the faculty’s teaching, research and outreach activities.