How Colleges Could Better Prepare Students to Tackle Society's Problems

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Marina Kim, director of university programs at Ashoka, will speak at the U. of Miami this weekend about her group's efforts to advance social entrepreneurship.

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Marina Kim/Ashoka

Marina Kim, director of university programs at Ashoka, will speak at the U. of Miami this weekend about her group's efforts to advance social entrepreneurship.

How can colleges do more to teach students about important social problems and provide them the tools to tackle them?

Those are questions that Marina Kim, founder and director of university programs for Ashoka, an organization devoted to advancing social entrepreneurship, thinks about all the time.

As a speaker at the third Clinton Global Initiative University, being held Friday through Sunday at the University of Miami, Ms. Kim will describe the progress her nonprofit group