CONGRATULATIONS to Polly Black

Polly Black, AVP and Director of the Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship and part time Professor of Practice, was awarded the Undergraduate Adjunct Faculty Teaching Award by the WFU School of Business. Congratulations Professor Black!

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DashPop! Year-long class project comes to life with music festival.

DashPop – whose name is derived from the famous dash that united Winston with Salem – is the creation of a new yearlong entrepreneurship class at WFU that challenges students to put on an actual music festival. The festival featured a variety of artists of various genres. Folk/country and R&B/Hip-Hop will be most emphasized. The acts performed at outdoor stages and inside downtown clubs.

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Celebrating 10 Years Through a Maker Festival

The 10th year celebrations for the Program for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship continued March 24th-27th through IF (Inventing Futures) LABs.

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James Beshara wins the 2015 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Program for Innovation, the Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award winner and keynote speaker at the the annual Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship Excellence Celebration was James Beshara, Co-Founder and CEO of Tilt.

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Swizzler Returns to Where the Adventure Began

On March 20th, the Swizzler team made its long-awaited return to its alma mater to serve innovative, gourmet hot dogs to eager students.

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Food, Faith and Empowerment

"The soil is the root of the soul," declares Pashon Murray, co-founder of Detroit Dirt. Murray was the first speaker in the Ecotones of the Spirit series on Thursday, March 19th held by the Wake Forest University School of Divinity in partnership with the Program for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship E-Lab Series. Through this unique series, Fred Bahnson, the Director of the Food, Faith and Religious Leader
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How to Launch an App 101

Are you looking to launch your very own mobile application? On Wednesday, March 25th Entrepreneur in Residence Troy Knauss, along with successful entrepreneur Greg Pool, hosted App Lifecycle: From Idea Through Funding and Creation to Exit. During the fast-paced and engaging session, Pool, who sold a game development company to Playdom which is now part of Disney, led the seminar as he talked to students about buildin
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Swizzler Returns to Where the Adventure Began

On Friday, March 20th, the Swizzler team made its long-awaited return to its alma mater to serve innovative, gourmet hot dogs to eager students. Recent entrepreneurship graduates, Ben Johnson, Jesse Konig and Jack Zimmerman ('14) concoted the idea behind their delicious food truck business during their junior year at Wake Forest University. The trio brought their creative venture idea to life and are now serving thei
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Celebrating 10 Years Through a Maker Festival

The 10th year celebrations for the Program for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship continued March 24-27 through IF (Inventing Futures) LABs. IF LABs was a 3-day maker festival held at Wake Forest University full of designing and building, improvising and performing, and making plans for the future. Lynn Book, the mastermind behind the festival, says, "We are making means this week from many differe
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