Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Courses, competitions, events, and business development resources for future entrepreneurs working in agriculture.


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Moving Innovative Ideas to Market

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Entrepreneurship & Innovation Showcase
Student and faculty innovators talked up their ideas and ventures to special guests during the the College of Agricultural Sciences Entrepreneurship & Innovation Showcase on Nov. 10.

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10 Ways for Students To Explore Their Potential in 2018
January 11, 2018
Do new ideas fire you up? Or do you daydream of creating your own job? Entrepreneurs Make It Happen. They see a solution to a problem, go for it and don't give up. Students have many options to connect with us and explore entrepreneurship. Here are 10.
Katie DeFiore interviews young entrepreneurs about what led them to make something out of nothing. She is a Penn State communications student. (Photo by Cameron Hart)
Student Podcaster Tells Stories of Young Entrepreneurs
December 13, 2017
Student entrepreneur and podcaster Katie DeFiore shares stories, inspiration and wisdom from Global Entrepreneurship Week at Penn State, Nov. 12-17. Listen to all three episodes of DeFiore's GEWeek podcasts right here.
Thank someone key to your success. (Image by Filipe Frazao.)
Gratitude is Essential to Entrepreneurship
November 21, 2017
The crowd of people who support entrepreneurs makes success possible. Here are 10 ways entrepreneurs can thank those who help.