Baruch students launch the College Entrepreneurial Organization for student entrepreneurs!

Launching a student club on campus is one way to become an entrepreneur. Four students recently re-launched an entrepreneurship club for students here at Baruch College called the College Entrepreneurial Organization (CEO). Their goal is to become a close-knit entrepreneurial network that cultivates Baruch College students in their entrepreneurial ventures, ideas and pursuits. “We really […]

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Watch student entrepreneurs pitch their startups on Demo Day – here’s what to expect

It’s been a long and laborious road for CUNY’s top entrepreneurial talent as they make their way through each phase of the five-month Incubator. Now so close to the culmination of the program, the student entrepreneurs in this year’s cohort marvel at how far they have come. “The way it was built with the different […]

Baruch College Announces Winners of 12th Annual SmartPitch Challenge

New Incubator Space Provides Resources for Top CUNY Entrepreneurial Teams to Launch Business Ventures Aditya Kumarakrishnan, a senior at Queens College and creator of Tesla Truck, holds the winning check for $10,000. NEW YORK, NY- June 6, 2014 – After months of competition, the CUNY Institute for Virtual Enterprise (IVE) and the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship  hosted the […]

Student Entrepreneurs Make Final Pitches in 12th Annual CUNY IVE SmartPitch Challenge Up to $25,000 in Prizes to be Awarded

NEW YORK, NY- May 30, 2014 – On June 5, Baruch College and the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship will host presentations from the top 12 teams in the 12th Annual CUNY IVE SmartPitch Challenge, held at CUNY Central Office. Media are invited to Watch Live! as each of these teams make their final […]

Baruch College and City College of New York Host 1st Annual Idea Brewery Hackathon

The winning team (Team 5) of the 1st Annual Idea Brewery Hackathon. From L to R: Arthur Autz, Crae Sosa from CCNY and Esther Lykes from Baruch College. NEW YORK, NY- February 11, 2014 – The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship atBaruch College and the Zahn Center for Entrepreneurship at the City College of New York (CCNY) held the […]

Baruch MBA Student Elizabeth Alpern Named to Forbes “30 Under 30”

Student Entrepreneur Achieves Flavorful Feat with The Gefilteria NEW YORK, NY- January 10,2014 -Student entrepreneurs at Baruch College often find success when their business idea becomes a reality. Sometimes that success earns high-profile recognition by the business industry. Such is the case for Elizabeth Alpern, a student in the part-time MBA program in the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch […]

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