OpenIDEO is an open innovation platform. Join our global community to solve big challenges for social good. Sign up, Login or Learn more


Recent contributions


Contribution list



Recent comments

(3) View all

Anumit commented on Co-Ops integrated into university curriculum

I think this is a great option, especially for business/technology majors. I am quite surprised that only few colleges have this program. I've met a lot of employers who love this. A co-op, being longer than just a summer internship allows students to really learn from the industry and employers get an good idea about the students as well. This leads in full-time offers in most cases as they're familiar with each other by now and know if they want to work together. It also saves a lot in hiring costs for companies.


Anumit commented on Free Freshmen Year!!

Hey, I wish this were a reality today. Of course, the question is if students don't pay for their first year, who will? I don't think forgoing an entire year's tuition is feasible for the cash-strapped public universities today.


Anumit commented on Volunteering=Tuition!

This is a great idea in theory and I like how it helps the community. I'm concerned about the university's point of view though. What incentive do they have to accept this "volunteer hours" currency?