Macy Thomas

Aug 24, 2018

2017-18 Annual Report

Read the success stories from the 2017-18 academic year from the programs that make up NC State Entrepreneurship.

May 31, 2018

Entrepreneurship Programs Collaborate to Support Apex Friendship High School

"It is not just a curriculum; it is a way of learning." -- That's how local area high school teacher Dan Jackson describes his approach to teaching entrepreneurship.

Apr 18, 2018  |  Alumni

Alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner Selected for Inc’s 30 Most Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs

The buzz surrounding NC State alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner's company isn't dying down. Founder Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, 25, was recently selected as one of Inc.'s 30 Most Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs of 2018.

Apr 6, 2018  |  Students

2018 Lulu eGames Winners

On Thursday, April 5, over 500 people gathered in Stewart Theatre to see the next generation of entrepreneurs at the Lulu eGames LIVE, NC State's annual startup competition.

Mar 12, 2018  |  Students

2018 Lulu eGames Finalists Announced

NC State's annual startup competition is back! Meet the 2018 Lulu eGames finalist teams.

Dec 21, 2017

Social Innovation Students Tackle Issues Related to Food and Water

In early fall, 30 students were selected to join the first cohort of the Social Innovation Fellows. The program, supported through the Institute for Nonprofits, pairs student teams with nonprofits and projects tackling issues related to food and water insecurity. […]

Nov 14, 2017

NC State Ranks Top 20 in Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs

NC State has been ranked by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine as a "Top 25 Best Undergrad Programs for Entrepreneurs in 2018," coming in at no. 19 on the list.

Apr 20, 2017

Lulu eGames Winners Announced

The winners of the 2017 Lulu eGames have been announced. Over 350 people attended the Lulu eGames LIVE event on Thursday, April 20 to see who would walk away a winner, with $100,000 in prize money available for NC State entrepreneurs! […]

Sep 19, 2016

Entrepalooza Winners: WalkPool & MEDTRAQ

On Thursday, Sept.15 the NC State Entrepreneurship Initiative hosted Entrepalooza – an annual entrepreneurship and innovation festival. The main feature of the event was the Minute to Pitch It competition, where students had 60 seconds to pitch their ideas for […]

May 4, 2016

Trakex Selected for Y Combinator Fellowship

Trakex, a company founded by two NC State seniors in the College of Engineering, has been selected for the competitive Y Combinator Fellowship program, as one of approximately 60 fellows from a pool of more than 6,000 applicants.