Hear from the students and staff about the latest news, events, and speakers that impact entrepreneurship.

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Joe Boucher

Distinguished Entrepreneurs Lunch Program Offers Students an Important Pipeline to Network

December 14, 2020

The fall semester saw the return of an event that has become a fixture in programming over the years: the Distinguished Entrepreneurs Lunch. While students were no longer able to congregate in a room to …

Hosting the 100-Hour Challenge During Challenging Times

November 23, 2020

On November 12-16, 2020, the StartUp Learning Community hosted its annual 100-Hour Challenge, a signature innovation contest on UW-Madison’s campus. The purpose of the Challenge is to help participants realize that innovation can be sparked by …

Mark Nicola, Mike Turco, Anuj Modi and Ambika Kumar

Wisconsin Fellows Among Archer Case Competition Champions

November 4, 2020

In October, four Wisconsin School of Business MBA candidates were named champions of the Archer Case Competition. Ambika Kumar (Strategic Human Resources), Anuj Modi (Brand and Product Management), Mike Turco (Operations and Technology Management), and …

Kristjan Sigurdson

New Creative Destruction Lab Course Gives Students Unique Access to Venture Creation

October 21, 2020

In July 2020, it was announced that the Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) will launch the CDL-Wisconsin Program this fall. The CDL-Wisconsin Program is a collaboration with the Creative Destruction Lab at the Rotman School of …

Catherine Alpeter

Alumni Affirm Value of Entrepreneurship Major in Shared Experiences

October 2, 2020

Whether it’s starting out on your own or working for an established company, having an entrepreneurial skillset plays a crucial role in business. The students in our entrepreneurship program are able to differentiate themselves in …

Business Badger Making a Difference

May 27, 2020

Matt Medich is a Wisconsin School of Business student who was selected to participate in the Assistive Technology Challenge while taking the Weinert Center’s Technology Entrepreneurship (MHR 441) course. The Assistive Technology Challenge is a …

Caps Off to our Fellowship and WAVE Students

May 7, 2020

Another milestone has been reached for our outstanding Fellowship and WAVE students. It tells them how far they have come and that the journey continues on. It marks both an ending and a beginning. This past semester was …

Celebrating and Recognizing our Student Award Winners

May 6, 2020

As another school year comes to a close, we are excited to recognize and announce the students that received awards by making significant contribution to the UW-Madison campus during this current academic year. While the …

Taking Action with WAVE During a Pandemic

May 6, 2020

“Don’t talk yourself out of things; every action you take makes you better,” said Bruce Neviaser, WAVE Advisory Board Member and Principal of Imagine Resorts & Hotels. Bruce shared his entrepreneurial journey with students in Weinert …

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