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Tag: Entrepreneurship

Jul 1, 2020

Mission-Minded: A Spotlight on Andrews Launch Accelerator Startup

Poole College undergraduate student and participant of the Andrews Launch Accelerator serves coffee, with a cause. 

Jun 17, 2020

Combining Passions: A Spotlight on Andrews Launch Accelerator Startup

NC State doctorate of veterinary medicine candidate works with Andrews Launch Accelerator to launch a company aimed at improving animal health and athletic recovery to maximize performance. 

May 20, 2020

Poole College Announces the 2020 Andrews Launch Accelerator Participants

The Andrews Launch Accelerator announces the five companies selected for the 2020 program. 

May 15, 2020

Six NC State Entrepreneurs Selected for the 2020 Miller Fellowship

Each year, NC State Entrepreneurship selects a new cohort of Miller Fellows, a program that supports newly graduated entrepreneurs who wish to pursue their venture full-time after graduation. The six May graduates selected represent 4 university colleges and five unique […] 

May 1, 2020

How the TEC Program Brings Business Startups to Life

A deep dive into how the Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Program allows MBA and STEM graduate students to bring business startups to life. 

Nov 26, 2019

Poole Lecturer Cheatham Makes Business Journal’s National Influencer List

Cheatham, who is the global diversity and inclusion lead at Red Hat, was one of three Triangle executives named to the list, corresponding with the 40-Under-40 award she received in June.    

Aug 13, 2019

‘Growth Mindset’ Intervention Boosts Confidence and Persistence in Entrepreneurship Students

A low-cost intervention aimed at fostering a growth mindset in students gave the students more confidence in their entrepreneurship abilities and helped them persist when challenges arose. 

Student entrepreneurs discuss their ventures at the Expo, part of the Lulu eGames.

Apr 10, 2019

Six Poole College Teams Pitch Startups at 2019 Lulu eGames

Four Poole College teams earn cash awards at 2019 Lulu eGames 

Malcolm Benitz (Poole College ’17), Medicom co-founder and chief executive officer.

Dec 17, 2018

Recent Graduates Credit NC State Think and Do with Healthcare Startup Success

Malcolm Benitz (’17), Medicom co-founder and chief executive officer, credits NC State’s think and do approach with furthering the launch and growth of his business. 

Sep 5, 2018

Program Gives Entrepreneurs a Launchpad for Success

Half of new ventures fail within five years, said Lewis Sheats, assistant vice provost for entrepreneurship at North Carolina State University, executive director of the NC State University Entrepreneurship Clinic and professor of practice at Poole College. “New ventures face multiple challenges, and we see this every day at the Entrepreneurship Clinic,” Sheats said, speaking at…