Spring Break: This Week in Entrepreneurship

18 Mar

What happened to March? It’s the last week before everyone jets off for spring break, and by the time we come back it’ll be April. Make the most of it of the last week on campus this month and hit some great events!


On Campus …


MBAWI/GEA Lunch-n-Learn

Tips and tricks from 3 exciting guest speakers:

Carrie Gleeksman (Nutritionist and Leeds MBA ’12 Grad)
Matt Riach and Maureen Phelan (Northwestern Mutual financial advisers)
Sarah Calhoun (Founder of Red Ants Pants, women’s workwear manufacturer)

When: Tuesday, March 19th | 12:30 pm

Where: Koelbel Business Building, S125 | CU Boulder Campus
RSVP here: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/73LJPBC
Send questions to: Jessica.Rivera@colorado.edu


NVC: The Minimum Viable Product

As part of the New Venture Challenge, come see Rally Software’s Zach Nies speak on the advantages of rapid prototyping and the minimum viable product.

When: Tuesday, March 19th | 6 pm

Where: Wolf Law, Room 304 | CU Boulder Campus | 2450 Kittredge Loop, Boulder, CO. 80309


StartUp CU

The cross-campus club for entrepreneurship’s monthly meeting will be focused on the future of StartUp CU. As always, pizza will be featured prominently.

When: Wednesday, March 20th | 6 pm

Where: the Discovery Learning Center | CU Boulder Campus (http://www.colorado.edu/campusmap/map.html?bldg=DLC)

More info & RSVP: http://startupcu.com/the-vision-of-startup-cu-march-20th/


Silicon Flatirons Presents, “Entrepreneurship Conference: the Future of Entrepreneurial Finance”

Join Silicon Flatirons in Boulder, Colorado, on Thursday, March 21, 2013, as entrepreneurs, academics, policymakers, and startup financiers discuss how the future of entrepreneurial finance will look different than today. Free for students.

When: Thursday, March 21st | 1 pm to 6:30 pm

Where: Wolf Law, Room 101 | CU Boulder Campus | 2450 Kittredge Loop, Boulder, CO. 80309

More info & RSVP: http://www.siliconflatirons.com/events.php?id=1301


Nlab Co-Working

Come work on start-up ideas and get mentorship, or just come do homework with fun people.

When: Friday, March 22nd | 11 am – 2 pm

Where: University Memorial Center Dining Area (on the stage) | CU Boulder Campus


In the Community …


The 2013 Angel Capital Summit

The Angel Capital Summit is an annual conference that connects investors with entrepreneurial companies seeking funding. The conference includes education benefiting both angel investors and entrepreneurs, networking segments, pitches with VC commentary and Venture Bucks awards.  The Angel Capital Summit is hosted by the Rockies Venture Club.

When: March 19th and 20th | All Day

Where: Sturm Hall, Room 204 | University of Denver | 2000 East Asbury, Denver, CO.

More info & RSVP: http://angelcapitalsummit.org/


Next week …


The GEA Entrepreneurial Trek

If you’re joining GEA leadership on the trip to NYC, then you already know who you are and all about this. Just want to say enjoy!


If You’re Not Going On the Trek …


Wholesome, responsible spring break fun. Right?


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