The Edge, March 31-April 2
Want to mingle with data analysis professionals from industry and academia? Compete for prizes and glory? At DataFest you’ll get a chance to work on a large, complex, and surprise data analysis challenge…
By Katie Jansen | Photo by Caroline Cockrell
This package was originally published on Duke Today.
Three social entrepreneurs spoke Thursday on race in social innovation at the Bullpen, the home of the Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship…Read More
By Carlos Penaherrera, dual MBA/MPP candidate
Attracting and maintaining engaged students represents one of the biggest challenges faced by social entrepreneurship initiatives at universities. The session “How to build it, so they will…Read More
By Sarah Thelen, MPP candidate
Everyone a changemaker. It takes one. These were some of the themes of the Ashoka U conference in Miami, Florida this past weekend. The need for change and innovation at the policy level was a fascinating topic…Read More
By Gabriela Asturias, Trinity ’17
I went to the Exchange with the burning questions: how can I ensure the impact of my social initiatives is sustainable and empowering the beneficiaries? How do I remove myself from the deed and channel my good…Read More
This story originally appeared on Duke Today.
Recently, a panel of judges chose a team to represent Duke in the Hult Prize regionals, a leading collegiate social entrepreneurship competition. From the five semifinalists in the Duke round, there…
mHealth@Duke Shark Tank 2017 (Special Topic: Closing Health Disparities)
Applications are due Friday, February 24th by 5pm
What can policymakers do to create an enabling environment for entrepreneurs?
Friday, Feb. 24 in Rubenstein…
By Katie Jansen, Duke I&E
Tatiana Birgisson ’12, MATI Energy – Food & Drink
Tatiana Birgisson started her own company, MATI Energy, while living in Duke’s entrepreneurial community, The Cube, during her senior year.
What she…Read More
By Katie Jansen | Photos by Katherine Black
This story was originally published on Duke Today.
Sarah Thelen walked in Friday evening with an idea, and she walked out Sunday afternoon with a draft of a business plan and $500 to pursue the…Read More
By Katie Jansen
Photos by Pilar Timpane
Originally published on Duke Today
Duke’s Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative co-sponsored a panel Wednesday evening with the Duke Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship featuring…Read More