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Steady Success to Proud Failure

Working on a startup involves long hours, difficult decisions, and a whole lot of learning while doing. After trying his hand as an entrepreneur, TEAM alum Anik Agrawal ’13 (MS) shared lessons from his experience – and also why he has decided to jump into a new venture, even after the first didn’t go as planned.

Read Anik’s full post on the entrepreneurial process here.

By | Entrepreneurship

Commencements ‘undeniably different’ in the era of coronavirus

The pandemic has taken a toll on every aspect of life, including the usual rites of passage that help us mark time and celebrate accomplishments. Dennis Kessler, Edward and Agnes Ackley Clinical Professor of Entrepreneurship, shared his thoughts on this year’s digital commencement.

Read Professor Kessler’s full article here.

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Impact Arts Company at Maker Faire Rochester 2019

Maker Faire Rochester is an annual gathering of crafty, creative people who share their work and learn from each other. U of R e5 student Sophia Rosman led an educational airbrushing booth at the sixth annual Maker Faire Rochester, where she and her team engaged with students in a setting filled with innovation!

Read more about Sophia’s entrepreneurial background and her experience at the 2019 Maker Faire.