CCEI INSPIRES A CULTURE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION THROUGHOUT UCONN
We support students, faculty, and alumni as they are innovating and creating solutions to some of the world's greatest problems. We connect students with opportunities to learn and engage in entrepreneurship, and know that these transformative experiences will be a catalyst to building the future they dreamed of. For alumni, we are here to continue to support their passions and goals no matter where their journey has taken them. While Entrepreneurship. Starts. Here. ... We certainly know it is just one step!
CCEI In The News
- Innovation Quest Crowns Three New Champions May 2, 2023UConn Today – From the time he was a young child, Laron Burrows always knew he would be an entrepreneur. “In the third grade I sold baseball cards and trinkets,” said Burrows, a Ph.D. candidate in chemical engineering. “At age 12, I was developing a way to remove oil from seawater. I always thought science... […]Claire Hall
- Brianna Regine Walston ’17, Founder of Strategic Communication Agency, Named Young Entrepreneur of the Year April 18, 2023UConn Today – Entering her senior year at UConn, alumna Brianna Regine Walston ’17 (CLAS), had a great career option. She was in the midst of completing a very successful public relations internship in New York City, and the company was eager to offer Walston a permanent job after graduation. Read articleClaire Hall
- Despite Significant Challenges, Students, Alumni and Industry Professionals Share Optimism About a More ‘Green’ World March 29, 2023UConn Today – The School of Business’ second annual Global Business Leadership in Sustainability Summit offered a blend of optimism and stark reality about the future of business and the planet to a passionate group of students, alumni, faculty, and industry experts. The event addressed a variety of topics, including how some 90 percent of... […]Claire Hall