Apply for a Summer Entrepreneurial Fellows Grant! 

Don't pass up a great internship opportunity just because it is unpaid! The ICE Summer Entrepreneurial Fellows Program has a limited number of grants available (up to $3,000) to all current undergraduate students. Click here for information and the application. Applications due April 17, 2017!


Meet PUTTR - representing WFU at the 2017 ACC InVenture Prize Competition!

Jackson Griffin, Clancy Waugh, and Alec White are the founders of Puttr - a system that creates, manipulates, and serves photorealistic three dimensional models of golf course greens to help players read breaks and aid in course maintenance.

The ACC InVenture Prize competition will be March 30-31 and will air on PBS! 
 

On a mission to improve educational equity...

WFU's own Bill Zandi ('14), founder of Students Helping Students, finds success in making a big impact...by the end of this year, Students Helping Students will have saved low-income schools over $1 million through the redistribution of surplus/gently-used materials from businesses, wealthy educational institutions, and events (DNCC). This is up from $150,000 in 2015. SHS has now positively impacted 100+ schools and 40,000 students! Visit the SHS website to learn more!


Resilience Project Socks help cancer patients pay for treatments...

Jake Teitelbaum and Sophia Faltin of Resilience Project are making a difference in the lives of cancer patients. Their specially designed socks are sold with half the profits helping to ease the costs of cancer treatments. Visit their website and read more about Resilience Project in the Winston-Salem Journal.

Wake Forest Ranked the #9 Best College for Students with Entrepreneurial Leanings

Students with ESTP personality types are often regarded as "smart, perceptive, energetic, bold, and original." Wake Forest was recently ranked #9 by DegreeMatch for ESTP personality types based on cost of attendance, other rankings, ESTP degree and major options and accreditations, and a small learning environment that promotes leadership skills and social interaction. Read more! 

Photo Credit: Seattle Post Intelligencer (Gerry Broome, AP) 

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This week, Lori Bush, CEO of Rodan + Fields, and Gordon D. Hester, business consultant extraordinaire, shared words of wisdom for entrepreneurial success in a constantly evolving world with our students.

Hester shared that "life is a journey and it will be a journey of change." We appreciate their visit and are excited about our students' personal journeys-- Happy Friday!
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