This Year’s ICE Scholarship Recipients

By Taylor Borden, Marketing and Communications Intern, Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship The Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship provides many leadership opportunities and scholarships for outstanding students who contribute to the entrepreneurial culture at Wake Forest. We are proud to announce this year’s scholarship recipients: Keshav Daga, the Orton Fund Scholarship Recipient, 2015/16-2016/17… Read more »

2ULaundry: Wake Grad Finds Success Doing Your Laundry

By Taylor Borden, Marketing and Communications Intern, Center for Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship Big blue laundry bags litter the halls of freshmen dorms bright and early on Monday and Wednesday mornings here at Wake Forest University. It’s a familiar scene that can only mean one thing: Wake Wash was here. Wake Wash is a subscription… Read more »

Howard Love Visits WFU to Share His Research on The Start-up J Curve

By Taylor Borden, Marketing and Communications Intern, Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship On October 6, entrepreneur and angel investor Howard Love (P ‘18) spoke to all of the Deacon Springboard teams along with the ICE Advisory Council about his recently published book, The Start-up J Curve. Love has founded or co-founded over 15 startups… Read more »

Congratulations to the 2016-17 Deacon Springboard!

Congratulations to these students who were accepted into the first annual Deacon Springboard! Click here to read more about the Deacon Springboard process. Brooke Einbender – Art Rental for Students by Students is an art rental service for college students who want to decorate their room, but do not want to pay a lot of… Read more »

Entrepreneurial Summer Fellows Bring Their Experiences Back to Campus

By Taylor Borden, Communications Intern, Center for Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship This past summer, many Wake Forest students took the time to pursue hands-on experiences in a variety of entrepreneurial endeavors through different internship opportunities. With all undergraduates back on campus after a long and busy summer break, there is still constant buzzing about all… Read more »

Paúl Pauca appointed the Lelia and David Farr Faculty Chair of Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship

Dr. Paúl Pauca, professor of computer science, is taking the reigns as faculty director of the ICE program.  Professor Pauca’s specialized interests are in computational imaging science, data analysis, mobile computing, and entrepreneurship with applications in space surveillance (detecting and identifying man-made objects orbiting the Earth), remote sensing through LiDAR and hyperspectral imaging, biometric identification,… Read more »

Wake Forest Students Compete in Biomimicry Global Design Challenge

By Allison Pennington, Communications Intern, Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship On Wednesday, May 11, five Wake Forest University students will participate in the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge, an annual team competition that addresses critical sustainability issues with nature-inspired solutions. Sumi Mahajan (’16), Pascal Dangtran (’16), Andrew Barth (’16), Chirag Patel (’16) and Meagan Rosenberg… Read more »

CICE Recognizes Outstanding Entrepreneurs

On April 21, Wake Forest’s Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship honored the University’s outstanding entrepreneurs at the Annual ICE Excellence Celebration. Ricky Van Veen (’03), the co-founder of CollegeHumor, Vimeo, and BustedTees, was presented with the 2016 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award. You can read more about Van Veen’s keynote address and his award here…. Read more »

Mission: Educate Bahamas – ESE Graduate Makes a Difference

By Allison Pennington, Communications Intern, Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship Alexis Tsavoussis (’15), an English major with Economics and ESE minors, grew up in the Bahamas until the age of six, but continued to travel to the Bahamas often to spend school breaks and summers with her family. Five years ago as a senior… Read more »

Ricky Van Veen Honored at the 2016 ICE Excellence Awards Celebration

By Allison Pennington, Communications Intern, Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship “If everything you do is a success, I’m willing to bet you haven’t risked much.” – Ricky Van Veen On Thursday, April 21, Ricky Van Veen (’03), a Wake Forest graduate and the co-founder of CollegeHumor, BustedTees, and Vimeo, joined Provost Rogan Kersh for… Read more »