Northeastern’s student-run venture accelerator has now granted a half-million dollars in gap funding. Over the past five years, IDEA’s Gap Fund has helped 35 ventures jumpstart or continue their journey to success.
Students and faculty across many disciplines presented their most recent scholarly research, innovative thinking, and entrepreneurial ventures at RISE:2014, Northeastern’s Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo.
Nutritious coffee bars, healthcare apps, and sleeveless shirts were among the ventures on display Wednesday night at NEXPO, a bi-annual startup showcase highlighting entrepreneurship on campus.
Matt Bilotti, DMSB’15, is a fixture in Boston’s innovation ecosystem, a go-getter who views “every experience as a way to adopt a skill, learn a lesson, or walk away with a new story.”
Entrepreneurs looking to make an impact in the health sciences industry got advice on funding and networking opportunities from experts in a panel discussion last week at Northeastern.
Ariella Sharf, a third-year psychology major, has created a company called Head’s Up for Charity, which has been able to raise money and awareness for several causes around the world. You may be surprised to discover how she came up with the idea.
Year of Motivation, founded by Lars King, DMSB’17, delivers short motivational videos to your inbox every morning.
Northeastern students Matt Voska, E’17, and Alan Guichard, L’14, have launched a small plane-sharing venture called Flytenow, which connects recreational pilots with flight enthusiasts to make flying more affordable and accessible.
Northeastern students Matt Voska and Alan Guichard created a venture that connects small-plane pilots with flight enthusiasts to make flying more accessible and affordable.
Alexis Ohanian, who Forbes dubbed “The Mayor of the Internet,” during a campus lecture Tuesday evening encouraged Northeastern students to use the Internet to spread their ideas.
A new collaboration between IDEA, Northeastern’s student-run venture accelerator, and the School of Law’s Community Business Clinic offers Boston-based entrepreneurs support and free business and legal advice.
Kara Miller, host of WGBH radio’s Innovation Hub, discussed the increasing popularity of entrepreneurship in the latest installment of the Pathways to Entrepreneurship Speaker Series.