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40K challenge presents an opportunity to bring business ideas to life

40K challenge presents an opportunity to bring business ideas to life

March 4, 2020

If you’ve ever had an idea for an invention or business, you’re not alone. There are at least 60 EWU students with startup ideas. The Center for...

Entrepreneurship is alive and well at EWU

Entrepreneurship is alive and well at EWU

February 21, 2020

     The EWU Center for Entrepreneurship has won the Emerging Program Award as the top developing entrepreneurship program in the nation. The cent...

Contestant Bradley Alexander II presenting his pitch during the second qualifying round of the business pitch competition. Alexander II placed second in the event and will move on to the semifinals.

Semifinals set for business pitch competition

March 3, 2019

Same stakes, different formation and a cash prize incentive provided at the end of the round. The EWU Center for Entrepreneurship launched the second qualifyi...

(Left to right) Tyler Davis, Ian Taylor and Avery Scheiwiller present their business idea to judges. The team placed sixth in the qualifying round, earning a spot in the semifinals.

Aspiring EWU entrepreneurs compete for $5,000

November 8, 2018

The EWU Center for Entrepreneurship launched the first qualifying round for its third annual business pitch competition on Nov. 6. The event consis...

Hayden Leslie on stage during the pitch competition. Leslie's company

Eagle’s Nest Pitch Competition finds it’s winner

May 16, 2018

The second annual Eagle’s Nest Pitch Competition announced its champion Friday night at the Showalter Auditorium. Healthcare Communication Innovations, a te...

EWU senior Victoria Simboli holding her first place check of $2,500

Shark Tank: EWU Edition

May 25, 2017

In ode to the popular television show “Shark Tank,” which features hopeful entrepreneurs pitching their ideas to investors, EWU held its first Eagle’s Ne...

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