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Duke Entrepreneurs: Chanler Innovator in Residence Alex Dehgan Committed to Conservation

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Story by Katie Jansen | Video by Pilar Timpane
This package was originally published on Duke Today.

Alex Dehgan ’91 is known as the “lemur wrangler” on Twitter. His love for lemurs began when he was an undergraduate at Duke, where he…

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I&E Academy Advises Entrepreneurs on Legal Help

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By Katie Jansen | Photos by Pilar Timpane
This story originally appeared on Duke Today.

The Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative kicked off its Spring 2017 I&E Academy with a session Tuesday night titled “I Have An Idea. Do I…

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Chanler Innovator in Residence Looks To Solve Conservation Challenges

Published: 6 months ago | 0 comments

By Jennifer Ganapathy, MPP ‘16

Dr. Alex Dehgan, former Chief Scientist at the U.S. Agency for International Development and co-founder of Conservation X Labs, has returned to Duke as the Chanler Innovator in Residence with the Innovation &…

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Getting to Know Duke I&E’s Education Team

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Getting to Know Duke I&E’s Education Team

The Duke I&E Education team focuses on interfacing with students and advising them in both curricular and co-curricular aspects of the certificate. Emilie Dye and Megan Kelly, both senior program…

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Duke Partners With Global Innovation Forum to Discuss Universities, Entrepreneurship

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By Jeff Harris, Duke Government Relations

This month, Duke University and the Global Innovation Forum co-hosted a breakfast discussion at the Duke in D.C. office for the university, startup, business and policy communities about how universities…

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Walla Scores Grand Prize at 17th Annual Start-Up Challenge

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By Devin Nieusma

From Duke Research Blog

The finalists of Duke’s 17th Annual Start-Up Challenge have found time between classes, homework and West Union runs to research and develop pitches aiming to solve real-world problems with…

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Apprenticing in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Motor City

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By Matthew T.A. Nash

Originally published in Social Innovations Journal

Summary

Each summer, Duke University assigns pairs of undergraduate students to work on capacity-building projects in partnership with innovative, high-impact social…

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Triangle Venture Alliance Receives $150K NC IDEA Grant

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The Triangle Venture Alliance is continuing the work needed for its official launch – most recently, with the help of a $150,000 grant from the NC IDEA Foundation.

The Triangle Venture Alliance will bring together investor networks at four…

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College Night Connects Students With Startups

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The third annual College Night, co-hosted by Duke I&E and the American Underground, was held in early October. The event allows Triangle-area college students to connect with startups who are looking for interns in a low-pressure environment…

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First Graduates With Dual Degree in Law & Entrepreneurship Find An Edge In Job Market

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Duke Law News

When Dyna Zekaoui ’16 began her 2L summer job at Linklaters in London, she quickly realized that she had an edge.

It was not just that her pursuit of an LLM in Law & Entrepreneurship along with her Duke JD gave her early…

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