CCEI Helps Students & Faculty Become Successful Entrepreneurs
- We focus our resources on high-impact ventures that tackle fundamental human and environmental problems.
- We inspire and support a robust entrepreneurial culture across academic disciplines and throughout our state.
- We believe that practical experience in entrepreneurship prepares students and faculty to be more successful in their careers.
Upcoming CCEI Events
Thursday, May 5th, 2016
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Waterbury Campus99 East Main Street, Waterbury, CT 06702
It is extremely important that prospective students make informed choices regarding the selection of an graduate program, and attending an infosession is a valuable way to gather the missing pieces.
UConnâs graduate business infosessions are an ideal opportunity to learn first-hand about our highly ranked programs, meet with admissions representatives, and hear from some of our faculty members. Itâs also a great way to get acquainted with the campus and see where you would be attending classes.
This infosession will present information about the part-time MBA program.
Online registration is required.
Visit http://grad.business.uconn.edu/events/waterbury/ for more info!
To register visit: http://s.uconn.edu/2tm
Friday, May 6th, 2016
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
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The UConn School of Business Hall of Fame was established in 1993 to recognize alumni who have achieved outstanding success in their business careers, made significant impact on their industry or field of business and have been actively involved in their communities. To date, over 100 UConn alumni have been inducted into the Hall of Fame from around the world and in a myriad fields and industries.
For more information about the 2016 Hall of Fame, please visit http://alumni.business.uconn.edu/hof/ or contact Amanda Spada at Amanda.Spada@uconn.edu, +1 (860) 486-5498.
Saturday, May 7th, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Storrs CampusAlumni House
The MSHRM and the PMBA programs are holding a joint graduation celebration on Saturday, May 7th
To register for this event, please contact Mia Hawlk at firstname.lastname@example.org
CCEI’s Timothy Folta – Myths of Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurs face many challenges on the road to success. Prior to joining the faculty UConn, CCEI Faculty Director, Dr. Timothy Folta delivered the following TEDx talk on the topic of risk at Purdue University. In it, he advocates for a new definition of the term "entrepreneurship" and new ways of inspiring the best and brightest individuals to become entrepreneurs and ensure a brighter future for all of us.