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ALUMNI STARTUP SHOWCASE Sunday, May 4 4:00p-6:00p Olson Commons Facebook Event RSVP Here

Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship Seed Grant Competition – application deadline January 26 – http://www.wesleyan.edu/patricelli/grants/seedgrantinfo.html Three $5,000 grants to fund the launch or early stage growth of a Wesleyan-connected social enterprise, project, program, or venture.     Davis Projects for Peace – application deadline January 26 –http://www.wesleyan.edu/ocs/peace/index.html $10,000 grants for grassroots summer projects anywhere in the world which promote peace and address […]

Wesleyan has three options for granting credit for an internship experience: Education in the Field, Independent Study, and the Quarter Credit option.  For both Education in the Field and Independent Study you should see your class dean or faculty advisor to review the requirements and begin the process.  Please note that some academic departments do […]

On Wednesday evening, Feb. 6 at 7.30 p.m., the Allbritton Center of Study of Public Life will host a panel and public discussion, “Guns and Gun Violence: Crisis, Policy and Politics” in the CFA Hall on the Wesleyan campus.   It is hoped that our Center, here in central CT, could be used to put a […]

Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship is now accepting applications for their seed grant. Both students and alumni are welcome to apply. This is a wonderful opportunity for socially-minded groups on campus and off to gain the financial support necessary for operation. Proposal Application Materials Can Be Found at www.wesleyan.edu/patricelli/grants.html Proposal due date: Monday, January 28, […]

Revolutionizing the financial services sector by creating greater transparency and access Shivani Siroya ’04, CEO and founder of InVenture, unleashes the potential of developing entrepreneurs to lift themselves and their communities out of poverty by leveraging mobile technology to create credit scores for unbanked individuals around the world. WHEN: Tuesday, December 4, 5pm WHERE: Allbritton […]

PATRICELLI CENTER FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP www.wesleyan.edu/patricelli FALL 2012 WORKSHOP SERIES USDAN UNIVERSITY CENTER ROOM 108 (Taylor Meeting Room)Thursdays 5-7:00 p.m.   OCTOBER 25: ENTREPRENEUR SELF-ASSESSMENT Do you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur? NOVEMBER 1:  STARTING UP A NEW ORGANIZATION Learn how to start an enterprise in Connecticut with the aid of a […]

HOW TO START CHEAP, LEARN FAST, AND BUILD AN ORGANIZATION THAT CHANGES THE WORLD Teague Hopkins ’06, founder of THG, helps entrepreneurial organizations of all sizes succeed faster and more often. He mentors and sits on the alumni advisory board for Lean Startup Machine. WHEN: Thursday, October 18, 5pm WHERE: Allbritton 311 Networking Reception to […]

PATRICELLI CENTER FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP www.wesleyan.edu/patricelli FALL 2012 WORKSHOP SERIES Downey House   Hobbs Classroom 113   Tuesdays 5-6:30 p.m.   SEPTEMBER 18: CROWD SOURCING & GRASSROOTS FUNDRAISING Learn how to communicate your vision, get others involved and acquire seed funding. SEPTEMBER 25: PHILANTHROPY & GRANT WRITING Learn how to research the right grant opportunities, and communicate […]