Alumni

Mar 13, 2021

2021 eGames Finalists Announced

Check out the list if finalists for the 2021 eGames – NC State's largest entrepreneurship competition awarding over $100,000 in cash prizes! Watch the virtual awards ceremony on Tuesday, April 13 at 5:30 p.m.

Mar 13, 2021

Now Accepting Applications for the 2021 Andrews Launch Accelerator

It’s a challenging journey that entrepreneurs trace. The road blends dreams, ambiguity, and passion. Definitely not a journey for the faint of heart.  These concepts are not foreign to our team. You see, the Andrews Launch Accelerator started with a […]

Feb 2, 2021

NC State Alumnus Leads Development of the First Rapid At-Home Test-Kit for COVID-19

Frankie Myers, director of engineering at Lucira Health and NC State alumnus led the design and development of the first at-home rapid COVID-19 test-kit. He shares insights into the innovative process the company took to bring the Lucira COVID-19 All-In-One Test Kit to market.  

Jan 22, 2021

New Scholarship Supports Diversity in Entrepreneurship

The Alagu Periyannan and Theivanai Palaniappan Entrepreneurship Scholarship will benefit students with outstanding achievements in or involvement with entrepreneurship activities. Both Periyannan and Palaniappan strongly believe in the importance of diversity in entrepreneurship and STEM professions.

Jan 13, 2021

5 Tips for Making the Most of Mentorship

We are kicking off the spring 2021 semester with a fresh set of tips for mentees looking to build relationships with mentors in our network. There are tons of upcoming opportunities to plug in, and connect with new people who are looking to help you.

Jan 11, 2021

Botta Named NC State’s 4th Marshall Scholar

Colton Botta, a December 2019 graduate in computer science with a minor in business entrepreneurship, is NC State’s fourth Marshall Scholar and one of only 46 nationwide in 2020. The two-year scholarship includes university fees, cost-of-living expenses, an annual book grant, a thesis grant, research and daily travel grants, and fares to and from the United Kingdom.

Dec 11, 2020

Your Guide To Holiday Shopping Ideas from NC State Alumni Owned Businesses 

This holiday season, let’s band together to support NC State alumni-owned small businesses by buying directly from their e-commerce stores or purchasing a gift card. Happy shopping!

Nov 25, 2020

NC State University Ranks Top Undergraduate and Graduate School for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2021

NC State once again earned recognition as one of the nation’s best undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship programs in the nation by the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.

Nov 17, 2020

2021 Princeton Review Rankings Reflect University Wide Entrepreneurship Efforts

NC State has been ranked by The Princeton Review and ​Entrepreneur ​magazine as a Top Undergraduate and Graduate School for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2021.

Oct 27, 2020

Meet Jennifer Capps, New Interim Assistant Vice Provost for NC State Entrepreneurship

A North Carolina native,  Jennifer Capps, Interim Assistant Vice Provost for NC State Entrepreneurship, grew up 10 miles away from what would become her alma mater and career launchpad – NC State University. Now, for almost 20 years, Capps has had the opportunity to help create entrepreneurship programs at NC State.