UO Undergrads Excel at Social Business Challenge

This past Monday, two Lundquist undergraduates placed second at the Social Business Challenge in Portland. The goal of the competition was to develop a business plan aimed at solving some of Oregon’s most challenging social issues. Orion Falvey and Oliver Alexander presented a plan for mobile healthcare in rural Oregon to a panel of judges that included Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus.

A full story from the Register Guard may be found here: http://www.registerguard.com/web/updates/28839199-55/business-alexander-social-oregon-state.html.csp

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