Topic: entrepreneurship

Daniel Warshay ’87, a lifelong entrepreneur, was tapped to lead the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship.

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Center for Entrepreneurship unifies programs across campus

December 7, 2016 0 comments

The Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship officially launched in September.

Panos Panay, managing director of the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship, gave the keynote speech at the lecture series Sunday.

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Workshop links entrepreneurs, artists

November 10, 2016 0 comments

The Brown Arts Initiative and the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship at Brown collaborated to host a series of lectures on music and tech.

Krishna Aluru ’17, right, one of the founders of DocTalk, an app that facilitates communication between doctors and their patients, opted to take advantage of Brown’s independent study program to focus on his startup.

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Creative U. environment fosters entrepreneurial spirit

October 11, 2016 0 comments

Brown students are well-equipped to develop innovative solutions to commercial and social problems through startups.

Launched Sept. 22, Buoy is an online app designed by Jordan Evans ’14 that features daily inspirational quotes from other Brown users.

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Evans ’14 builds app for inspirational messages

September 30, 2016 0 comments

Jordan Evans ’14 created Buoy, a mobile application designed to provide Brown students with a source of daily encouragement.

High school students will participate in an 11-day program held on both Berklee and Brown’s campuses to develop leadership skills for careers.

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Brown, Berklee to launch music program

March 2, 2016 0 comments

Brown’s Leadership Institute will collaborate with the Berklee College of Music on a creative entrepreneurship and leadership program for high schoolers.

Part of Jonathan Nelson’s ‘77 donation will be used to coordinate entrepreneurship efforts and bring in entrepreneurs-in-residence.

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Nelson ’77 seeds entrepreneurship center

February 1, 2016 0 comments

Jonathan Nelson ’77 — namesake of the Nelson Fitness Center — donated $25 million to launch a new entrepreneurship center.