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Tag: Entrepreneurship

Nov 12, 2019

2020 Princeton Review Rankings in Entrepreneurship Reflect Work Across Campus to Unite and Advance Entrepreneurship Efforts

NC State is ranked 10th in the country for undergraduate entrepreneurship and 21st in the country for graduate programs the 2020 Princeton Review annual entrepreneurship ranking. 

Sep 20, 2018

Entrepalooza: NC State’s Entrepreneurship and Innovation Festival

Entrepalooza is NC State’s annual festival celebrating entrepreneurship and innovation. The event includes free food, an Entrepreneur Showcase and it is headlined by the Minute to Pitch It competition, where NC State students have one minute to pitch their idea to a live audience. The event is free and open to the public, however, registration is required.… 

Jul 5, 2018

The Minatizer: Jenkins MBA Graduate Empowers Young Women Through Innovative Product

Jelyse Dawson, MBA ‘18 left a notable legacy in the Poole College of Management. After competing (and winning) in various events, including the 2018 Poole College Leadership and Innovation Showcase, her latest team project focuses her exceptional passion, talent and education into a world-changing device: The Minatizer. For Jelyse, this product embodies everything she hopes to… 

Apr 11, 2018

Poole College Students Find Success at 2018 Lulu eGames; Sweeping “Design and Prototype” Category

NC State Poole College of Management students continued their tradition of strong performances at the 2018 Lulu eGames. 

Mar 21, 2018

Poole Students Among Lulu eGames Finalists

MBA students advancing to next stage in 2018 Lulu eGames. 

Mar 1, 2018

NC State MBA Startup Tethis Receives Wolfpack Investor Network’s Largest Capital Raise to Date

Beyond WIN’s financial investment, “I’m most excited about having a broader network of supporters. We’ve already reached out to a few about connections and insights.” – Scott Bolin, NC State Jenkins MBA 

Jan 22, 2018

Jenkins MBA Alumnus Ty Hagler Featured in Forbes.com Article

NC State Jenkins MBA evening alumnus Ty Hagler discusses his progression from introverted child to entrepreneur with Forbes.com. 

Nov 13, 2017

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2017

For one week each November, thousands of events and competitions in 160 countries inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activity while connecting them to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors. Powered by the Kauffman Foundation, the initiative is supported by dozens of world leaders and a network of more than 15,000 partner organizations. 

Sep 7, 2017

Entrepalooza

This NC State fall festival celebrating entrepreneurs and innovators brings together NC State students, alumni and the off-campus community for activities that include interactive displays, a mobile makerspace, delicious North Carolina treats, fun games and a 60-second pitch competition. There is no charge to attend but tickets are required. 

Aug 2, 2017

An Entrepreneurial Mindset

MBA student and entrepreneur London White tells us about his research and what makes the Poole College of Management the right fit for him.