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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:01am
In October 2017, two groups of local high schools students came to Kent State University to participate in an entrepreneurial workshop designed to increase the students’ awareness and knowledge of the venture formation process, hosted by LaunchNET. On Mo...
LaunchNET Elevator Pitch event on October 19, 2017
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 9:50am
Students will have 90 seconds to pitch their personal brand or upstart business at LaunchNET’s fifth annual Elevator Pitch competition Oct. 19, from 5:30-8 p.m. on the second floor of the library. The event is open to all majors, minors and class levels....
Kristin Williams, Lori Bodnar, Tabitha Martin and Alicia Robinson launched Kent State Career Closet to help provide students with professional attire for job interviews.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
A good education and a solid résumé aren’t always enough to make a positive first impression.
Monday, August 21, 2017 - 1:25pm
Six Kent State students took a week of their summer to fully immerse themselves in an entrepreneurial environment, learning what it take to start a successful business. The LaunchNET Kent State clients joined student teams from 10 other Northeast Ohio colleges and universities fo...
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 9:25am
A Kent State entrepreneur creates a website and an upcoming app that connects renters to landlords.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 8:06am
With the help of LaunchNET Kent State, Andrew Badger used perseverance and passion to find his starring role in animation.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 3:25pm
As a graduate student, Andrew Badger overcame endless obstacles to turn his admiration for anime into a trustworthy business.
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 11:11am
On Thursday, March 9, two teams that formed during the Fashion Tech Hackathon in January took top spots at the annual LaunchNET Kent State Idea Olympi
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 12:31pm
University employees collect, organize and distribute professional attire for students in need of appropriate clothes for job interviews A good education and a solid résumé aren’t always enough to make a positive first impression. To bridge the gap, a group of Kent State Univers...
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 10:51am
Kent State's Richard Dahome draws from his resources and dreams to create a camp for young athletes who want to increase their speed.