Our entrepreneurship spotlight for this episode is Wolfgang Christian, retired Professor of Physics at Davidson College. Wolfgang speaks on his entrepreneurial journey and offers insight on what entrepreneurs of today need to be successful.
We are proud to announce that our Nisbet Lecture Series speaker this year is Steve Pagliuca. Join us in Tyler-Tallman Hall for an interview with Steve at 7PM on 14 March 2017.
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Did you miss the I&E internship info session? No worries. We got you!
- Look for our internships on Handshake
- Apply by March 3rd.
This Thursday, 26 January 2017, we’re holding an open house! Our office will be open to everyone (and the coffee will be flowing) from 11am-12pm in Carnegie Guest House Basement Room #08. Come say hello! We love visitors.
Where is the Carnegie Guest House?
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Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship Internship Program
The Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship Internship Program is for students interested in working for entrepreneurial ventures in a variety of fields. Through this program, students are connected with full-time, paid internships with ventures across the world. It is open to all years, including graduating seniors. See what previous interns said about the program here.
- Apply by March 3.
- Info session on 26 January 2017 at 7:30PM in the Library Tutor Room. Food will be provided.
- Info session on 21 February 2017 at 11:00AM in the Library Tutor Room. Food will be provided.
- Click here to watch a digital info session.
Davidson College Venture Lab is a start-up incubator designed to accelerate the development of Davidson’s innovators and entrepreneurs through experiential education. It’s is a full-time, immersive, 10-week program suited for all business models (both for-profit and nonprofit). Click here to learn more.
Davidson College Business Bootcamps break down topics like business models, customer development, value propositions, basic legal issues, and other core skills/topics for starting a startup. During an optional follow-up, students form teams to create the materials for a startup (real or purely idea stage). Continue reading “Business Bootcamp”
The Failure Fund is a grant competition that awards Davidson students with between $150-1000 to pursue a creative or innovative idea. The purpose of this scholarship is to fund the creative ideas of Davidson students while empowering them to model the traits of innovators and creative entrepreneurs, mainly by being comfortable with failure.
If you are an entrepreneur, innovator, or want to start your own company, Venture Fund, Davidson’s annual pitch competition, is an opportunity you won’t want to miss. Why? Here are five reasons:
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