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Center for Entrepreneurship News

Fall 2019

Student Startup Event

TOP iDEAS Entrepreneurship Challenge

Annual Women in Entrepreneurship Week Event

Spring 2019 

Entrepreneurship Speaker Series Feature Cuban American Entrepreneur

Dr. Whitney Peake Wins Purdue University Apex Award

WKU students advance in entepreneurship contest

Grant Steier Speaks at Entrepreneurship Speaker Series 

'Cool' product: WKU students create wearable technology that heats and cools

Students with ties to WKU create own tech company

How WKU Students Tap Their Inner Entrepreneurs, In and Out of the Classroom

Entrepreneurship Professors Win Award

Fall 2018 

2018 Business Plan Competition Finalists

Sam Kirby and Will Berry: Launching a Business as Your First Real Job 

WKU in Glasgow Launches New Student Business Accelerator

Jack Britt: Entrepreneurship Is a Way of Life

Topper Tank Awards $525 to Student Business Ideas

Entrepreneur Speaker Series Features Pizza-Makin' Alum

Donatos owner and WKU alumnus talks about hard work on road to success

Peake Named Director of Center of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Spring 2018

Purple Toad Winery winemakers to speak on family business dynamics

'ENTACTUS' brings students skills in entrepreneurship

ENACTUS Team Advances to National Competiton

Partnering Up for Entrepreneurial Success with the Founders of Barr Co. 

Entrepreneurship Students Provide Advice for Success

Odd man in: James builds handyman work into thriving business

GFCB Entrepreneurship Student and Faculty Win Awards

WKU Business Plan Competition Finalist Announced

Students Open "Raw," ab edible raw cookie dough shop

Fall 2017

Student Projects Earn National Honors

Former Police Officer Speaks to Entrepreneurship Students

Elevator Pitch Competition Awards $550 to Student-Run Businesses

WKU Alum Muamer Razic Speaks at CEI Entrepreneurs Speaker Series

Spring 2017

WKU Entrepreneurs Win at Idea State U

WKU Student Entrepreneur sees opportunities, find value

WKU Student to Compete in e-Fest National Business Plan Competition

WKU Student Team Wins $10,000 in Alltech Innovation Competition

UK, WKU win Alltech Innovation Awards

Students from across Kentucky Compete in Alltech Competition

WKU Students Earn Cash in Business Plan Competition

ENACTUS Team Takes Projects to Regional Competition

WKU ENACTUS Students Hope to Promote Downtown BG with Nightmarket

To Engage Busines Students, Roll Out 'the Barrels' 

CEI Helps Sponsor 2017 Idea Festival BG

WKU Entrepreneurship Program Wins Awards

ENACTUS: Soon-to-be Night Market Visits Bowling Green

Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Wins Major Awards

ENT 312 Featured in Brew Toppers Article

Professor Wins Top Paper Award at Conference

Fall 2016

Entrepreneur Speaks in Grise Hall

Students Earn $1,150 in Topper Tank Competition

Topper Tank Awards Cash to Student Business Ideas

Entrepreneurship Center Assists Local Middle School

INKED Founder Shares Lesson Learned


Topper Tank Awards $1,000 to Eight Student Business Ideas

Entrepreneurship Students Advance to Idea State U

Entrepreneurship Professor wins National Award from the Small Business Institute

Enactus Team Wins Berth in National Competition

WKU Student Places Third in Regional Business Plan Competition.

FALL 2015

Eyecononic TV Founder Jeremy Jacobs to Speak in Grise Hall

WKU Business Plan Competition Deadline Approaching

Topper Tank Competition Sees Five Student Groups Take Home $950 in cash

$8,000 Award to Student Entrepreneurs in 2015 Business Plan Competition

Entrepreneur Pat Yates gives advice to WKU students.

WKU Selected for Pathways to Innovation Program

Entrepreneurship students highlighted in BG Daily News Article!


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"Topper Tank" Elevator Pitch Competition

WKU Business Plan Competition Provides $6,000 to Student Entrepreneurs.

Top winners from the state business plan competition.

FALL 2014

Business owner goes all natural with socks.

Students pitch ideas in junior achievement entrepreneur event.

Topper Tank Awards $1,500 to Student Entrepreneurs .

Inaugural Entrepreneur Speaker Series

Business Plan Competition 2014


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