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SELL Changemaker Fireside Chats with Professor Lee Walker

  • Blackstone Launchpad 2304 Whitis Ave #338 Austin, TX 78712 United States (map)

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Join the Social Entrepreneurship Learning Lab (SELL) Program in a conversation with Prof. Lee Walker at the Blackstone Launchpad of UT Austin on November 6, 2018, from 6:00-7:00PM. Seats are limited!

The SELL Fellowship program is proud to introduce the first Changemaker Fireside Chat with Prof. Lee Walker, a social changemaker that served as the First President of Dell Computers Corp, a Founding Board Member of LiveStrong Foundation, and the Former Chairman of Capital Metro of Austin. Come to learn about Prof. Walker's journey and experiences with social causes and the lessons he's learned throughout his career.

TICKETS: RSVP for free online today at in order to get event confirmation. Spots are first-come, first-serve!


Raised in Three Rivers, Texas, Lee Walker began a career in nuclear physics before receiving his MBA from Harvard Business School. He served as President of Dell Computers at its formation before teaching at the University of Texas at Austin where he earned best teaching award three times over. The Austin Chamber of Commerce recognized Lee as the 1998 Austinite of the Year and in 2005, LiveStrong Foundation created The E. Lee Walker Imagination Award, an annual grant of $500,000 to honor those in Community Impact Projects.


The Social Entrepreneurship Learning Lab (SELL) Fellowship Program is an intensive 8-week long fellowship program for undergraduate students attending the University of Texas at Austin who want to build social impact-focused organizations. Sessions of the Learning Lab include lectures, discussions, workshops, and pitches intended to equip passionate students with a social entrepreneur’s essential toolkit.


A big thank you to the partners and sponsors of the event, the UT Student Government, the McCombs Social Innovation Initiative, and the Blackstone LaunchPad of UT Austin!

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