The MIT Global Challenge is calling for help in identifying and solving global problems. There are a variety of ways to participate in this #socent activity. Read more about how to get involved in the MIT Global Challenge.
This type of initiative highlights not only the support for innovation and problem solving on campuses (entrepreneurship) but also the openness and fluidity of the university — much as the frontier was open to all who could get there. (see the graphic below for just how open the MIT Global Challenge)