Annual Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards Banquet featuring Key Note Speaker, Dickerson Wright

Congratulations to our 2014 Wake Forest Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award Recipient, Dickerson Wright, shown here with his wife Kathy and daughter Lauren (class of 2010). Thank you for joining us in celebration of our Ninth Annual Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards Banquet!

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Awards Announced at the 9th Annual Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards Banquet

Each year in the spring, we hold an annual Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards Banquet. This is an invitation-only banquet co-hosted by the Entrepreneurship Society and the Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship and was created to celebrate the achievements of students, faculty, staff and an entrepreneurial member of the Wake Forest community. CONGRATULATIONS to these students and faculty.

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Creativity and Entrepreneurship: Changing Currents in Education and Public Life

While creativity and entrepreneurship may appear to be unlikely allies,they are increasingly intersecting to produce economic and social value in new and exciting ways.This groundbreaking volume examines how creativity and entrepreneurship can be used in conjunction to foster positive change and innovation, particularly in areas such as higher education and sustainable global development. CONGRATULATIONS Lynn Book and David Phillips on their collaboration.

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Follow CICE on Instagram!

CICE is now on Instagram! Follow for exciting events and opportunities! Username: cice_wfu.

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Student Entrepreneurs Creating Social Impact

Check out this video that highlights some of our social entrepreneurship students. They talk about their experiences and the impact our program at Wake Forest has had on them.

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Richard and Carolyn Riley Scholarship Recipient Announced!

CONGRATULATIONS Moria Lawlor who was awarded the Richard and Carolyn Riley Scholarship for 2014/15. This scholarship is funded through the generosity of Richard and Carolyn Riley through the endowed Richard and Carolyn Riley Fund for Entrepreneurship. The purpose of the Fund is to provide funds for undergraduate students in the Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship program who are participating in learning experiences related to their for-profit and not-for-profit entrepreneurial career interests.

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Why Can't We Be Friends?

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Student Entrepreneurs Highlighted in new ICE Video

Check out how some of your fellow classmates have put their ICE knowledge to work and get inspired!

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ICE News  

New Linked Course Initiative

The new Champions of Change Award for Sustainability in Teaching, Research and Engagement was given to Lynn Book and her faculty colleagues Angela Kocze and  Wanda Balzano in recognition for their development of two new linked courses on “Women and Entrepreneurship” within a larger initiative - "Women, Entrepreneurship, Food and Place" that Book organized featuring the first ICE Innovators in Re
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Keynote Speaker Urges Student Entrepreneurs to Embrace Opportunity and Uncertainty

 “The opportunity is there for you.  Embrace it.” These are the wise words from Mr. Dickerson Wright, the CEO of engineering consulting firm NV5, Inc.  We were honored to have Mr. Wright deliver the keynote speech at Wake Forest’s Ninth Annual Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards Banquet on April 24, 2014. Mr. Wright, introduced by Vice President of Personal and Career Development An
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Biomimicry Design: finding solutions to real-world problems

Each fall the Biomimicry 3.8 Institute issues a Biomimicry Student Design Challenge focused on a real-world problem. Aimed at college and university students, the design challenge invites students to work collaboratively to apply biomimicry concepts and tools to arrive at a sustainable and innovative design solution.  This year’s challenge theme focused on life-friendly transportation solutions. Student te
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Franky's (Jewelry For A Cause)

Moria Lawlor, a junior Sociology major at Wake Forest, has just launched her own jewelry company, Franky’s. A young and vibrant entrepreneur, Moria’s motivation and passion for the launching of her brand stems from the heart. Her jewelry is designed for a cause, a cause that she holds very near and dear. About five years ago, Moria’s father, a former Economics professor at Wake Forest, was diagnosed
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