ChangeWorks

ChangeWorks is a social entrepreneurship competition on Duke’s campus that provides a platform of guidance and funding for Duke students to pursue a business idea that proposes an innovative solution to a real world social problem. The competition is open to both undergraduate and graduate students, and the winners are chosen by the selected judges.

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Duke Startup Challenge

The Duke Start-Up Challenge encourages and enables students, alumni, and faculty to plan and launch their own businesses and offers budding entrepreneurs the opportunity to receive feedback from experienced professionals, access to dedicated resources and facilities, and the opportunity to win seed capital. A top prize of $50,000 is awarded.

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Innovation Co-Lab

Innovation Co-Lab is a creativity incubator and model program focused on exploring how new and emerging technologies can fundamentally reshape the research, academic and service missions of the university.

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HackDuke

HackDuke is a 24-hour student-run hackathon held at Duke. In Fall 2013, it was the largest hackathon in the southeast with more than 100 projects and 500 students from several different universities.

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DukeEngage in Detroit

The DukeEngage in Detroit summer program will immerse undergraduate changemakers with seasoned social entrepreneurs tackling some of the city’s greatest challenges in a variety of domains, including economic development, social enterprise, food security, environmental sustainability, and health.

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Melissa & Doug Entrepreneurs

Melissa & Doug Entrepreneurs is a one-year undergraduate fellowship program for aspiring entrepreneurs. Twelve competitively selected students will participate in a series of activities designed to help them effectively translate their ideas into action, including special workshops, mentorship, a paid summer internship.

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Duke Hospital Exhibit: Meet the Artist, Painter David Gellatly at the Arts & Health Galleries

Arts & Health Galleries, Duke Hospital Concourse

March 1 – May 3, 2017

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