Get a Sneak Peek of NC State Startups at Lulu eGames
NC State student and faculty entrepreneurs will showcase their innovative products and new ventures Thursday, April 14, at the annual Lulu eGames startup competition.
Engineering a Better Necklace
Four engineering students have stopped looking for the perfect “statement” necklace, deciding to design their own – and to launch a company to make the jewelry available to everyone.
Start Me Up: Donation Will ‘Accelerate’ Student Startups
Chip and Lyn Andrews donate $1 million to establish NC State Acceleration Fund to assist student startup companies.
Alum Pitches People Mover
Marshall Brain envisions a creative solution for moving students, faculty and staff around NC State’s expansive campus.
New Tech Targets Cloud Computing Bugs
Computer science researcher Helen Gu has launched a start-up to help companies that use cloud computing improve the user experience for their customers.
At downtown's HQ Raleigh, NC State Poole College of Management students work with real-world entrepreneurs and learn what it takes to launch successful startups.
NC State ‘Entrepalooza’ Celebrates Entrepreneurs, Innovators
North Carolina State University’s Entrepreneurship Initiative is hosting “Entrepalooza,” an entrepreneurship and innovation festival, on Thursday, Sept. 3 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Oval on NC State’s Centennial Campus. Media coverage of the event is invited. The event […]
Innovative Tech Aims to Help Smokers Kick the Habit
Entrepreneurs at NC State have developed technology to help people understand what triggers their craving for a cigarette, and use that information to cut back on smoking.
Textiles Alum Plunges Into the ‘Shark Tank’
During her senior year at NC State, textiles alumna Sharon Bui set an ambitious goal for herself: earn a spot on “Shark Tank,” the ABC reality show where budding entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to famous funders. Less than three years later, she’s achieved […]
New Survey of Triangle Entrepreneurs Shows Optimism
NC State has launched a new quarterly survey to measure the outlook of Triangle entrepreneurs – and the initial results show significant optimism for increased revenue, spending and employment well into spring 2015.