Track: Innovative Educational Models

Inventing Today. Changing Tomorrow

Joyce Ward

The director of the Collegiate Innovators Competition (CIC), along with a panel of guests, will discuss the role of the program in encouraging and enabling students to cultivate original ideas through invention and the act of inventing more>>

Creativity Under Pressure

Scott Shim

48:2 design is an intensive weekend workshop held at Purdue University every year with a support from diverse corporations and manufacturers. As a part of the senior seminar class, the workshop emphasized more>>

E-Quipu: Generating knowledge in Developing Countries

Benjamin Castaneda and Fanny Lys Casado

Innovation through Research and Development (R&D) is critical for the growth of nations. Some countries have recognized the critical role universities play in this process and have developed mechanisms to encourage it. However, in a country like Peru, universities are concerned more>>

Entrepreneurship Scholars at CSB/SJU:  Four years, Four Trips to China, Six New Ventures Launched

Paul Marsnik and Terri Barreiro

This paper will describe the development and implementation of an Entrepreneurship Scholars (E-Scholars) program at the College of St. Bendedict and St. John's University (CSB/SJU). E-Scholars is a more>>

Creating Social Entrepreneurship Networks

Nancy Clement, Malu Roldan, Khanjan Mheta, and Edward J. Coyle

To better meet the increasing needs of society at home and abroad, universities across the country have established innovative outreach programs that provide students with basic entrepreneurial concepts and hands-on experiences. These programs create career pathways more>>


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