Learning the steps to take a product from the idea stage to the market is one of the goals for the student business team Custom Classroom. “The purpose of the TOP IDEAS Entrepreneurship Challenge is to give a public outlet to student business ideas,” said Dr. Whitney Peake, Director of the CEI. “This is a wonderful opportunity for students to be able to share their venture concepts and receive feedback.”
Florida Gulf Coast University is helping students turn their passion into a product. One student, Alexandria Quillen, has created a company called Sunny Q Sunscreen.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A group of Youngstown State University students in a national co-ed professional fraternity gave up their winter and spring breaks to teach marketing, finance and entrepreneur skills to kids as part of Junior Achievement.
Owning a business while still going to college can seem unbelievable, but some students have done it with success.
LOCAL ORGANIZATION TO SUPPORT ROCHESTER ENTREPRENEURS FUELED BY $250,000 EWING MARION KAUFFMAN FOUNDATION GRANT
Rochester, Minnesota: Rochester 501(c)3 nonprofit Collider Foundation was recently awarded a $250,000 grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation , a private, nonpartisan foundation based in Kansas City, Missouri.
In Dan Roth’s dream world, members of LinkedIn, where he has served as editor in chief since 2011, would habitually read the LinkedIn Daily Rundown with their morning cup of coffee. They’d then turn their attention to the site’s podcast or newsletter.
New Endeavor Miami director Claudia Duran plans to boost talent and investment opportunities for local startups
The Venture Center and UA – Pulaski Technical College announce Student Entrepreneur Education Collective
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. September 27, 2019 – Governor Asa Hutchinson, The Venture Center and the UA – Pulaski Technical College today announced the Student Entrepreneur Education Collective (SEEC) …
October 22, 2019 – Suneera Madhani had a simple message Tuesday to students at Eastern Florida State College about how to achieve their goals: “Think big, and go for it.” Madhani has done just that, disrupting the business payments and credit card processing system and making her firm, Fattmerchant, the talk of the business world.
“What a man can do, a woman can do better.” With these words, Zakariyau Wakilat Kikelomo, a final year undergraduate of Osun State University (UNIOSUN), Osogbo, now an entrepreneur, valedictorian, writer, blogger and a growing philanthropist, has demonstrated that one’s socio-economic background is never a hindrance to the limit one could attain in life.
Currently a student at Northeastern University, Olatunji works as the Director of Innovation of the student organization Thrive, whose mission is to empower students through financial literacy programs and support student-led entrepreneurial projects and ventures
“Stuff it, let’s just launch it”: Meet the three university students behind online game Pizza Roulette
Startup enthusiast and IT student Jackson Grant may have stumbled into success through his latest venture: an online game of Pizza Roulette. The premise is simple: between 5pm and 7pm weekdays, players from across Australia pay $2 for one-in-15 places on the digital roulette wheel. Once every spot is filled, the wheel is spun, and the lucky winner gets a pizza delivered to their door.