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Portrait of Jaclyn McVey

Apr 18, 2022

Equestrian Student Entrepreneur Excels at NC State

A native of Durham, NC, Jaclyn McVey found a love for horses from a young age. She joined the NC State class of 2022 as a business administration major with a… 

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Mar 28, 2022

EEP Team Represents NC State at the 2022 ACC InVenture Prize Entrepreneurship Competition

Meet the team representing NC State and competing against 14 other ACC schools at this Shark Tank-style competition being held at Florida State University on April 2, 2022. 

Students pitch on stage at NC State's eGames competition

Mar 25, 2022

15 Startup Teams Move to the Final Round of eGames 2022

Join us on April 18 at Stewart Theater as teams compete for over $100,000 in seed funding at the eGames - NC State's largest entrepreneurship competition of the year. 

321 coffee's storefront in downtown with store lights lit up at night

Feb 9, 2022

From Pop-Up Coffee Shop to Downtown Storefront, 321 Coffee Continues to Grow

321 Coffee, an alumni-owned coffee shop and roastery built on neurodiversity inclusion, is now preparing to launch a storefront in downtown Raleigh in late spring, 2022. 

portrait of Lewis Sheats in eClinic

Dec 3, 2021

Reflecting on the Work of Lewis Sheats as He Embarks on a New Opportunity

ssistant Vice Provost for Entrepreneurship and Executive Director of The eClinic, Lewis Sheats, will be leaving the university after 20 years of service. Sheats has accepted an opportunity as Director of the Chaifetz Center for Entrepreneurship at St. Louis, Missouri.  

Wake team pitching at Wolf Den

Nov 19, 2021

Meet the 2021 Wolf Den Winners

Five student teams battled it out in front of the wolves in this Shark Tank-inspired pitch competition. Meet the winners and learn about their ventures. 

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Nov 16, 2021

NC State Ranked No.1 Entrepreneurship Program in the Southeast

NC State ranked No. 1 in the Southeast for both undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship education programs and came in at No. 15 in both lists of Top 50 Undergraduate Schools and Top 50 Graduate Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies in the nation for 2022. 

Picture of a student team pitching at Wolf Den 2019

Nov 9, 2021

2021 Wolf Den Finalists Announced

Wolf Den is a Shark Tank-inspired pitch competition where student teams pitch in front of a live audience and live judges – the wolves! Meet the five finalists who will be pitching at Wolf Den. 

Entrepalooza Drone Shot

Oct 11, 2021

Entrepalooza’s Minute-to-Pitch-It Winners Announced

The NC State community came together on Sept. 30, 2021, as over 1,200 students, alumni, faculty, staff and community members celebrated entrepreneurship and innovation at Entrepalooza 2021.  This year marks the… 

Students waiting in line to get into Entrepalooza

Sep 8, 2021

Celebrate Innovation at NC State at Entrepalooza 2021

If you’re an innovator or an entrepreneur, or you’re interested in learning more about the entrepreneurial ecosystem at NC State, mark your calendar for Entrepalooza 2021 on Sept. 30 at Stafford Commons from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.