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Handout to hand-up: Social Entrepreneur Kassalow recounts personal journey to founding eye-care startup

September 19, 2014

Dr. Jordan Kassalow, founder of eye-care not-for-profit VisionSpring, served as keynote speaker for the 2014 Irish Impact Social Entrepreneurship Conference.
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Wall Street guy's path to joy: Less banking, more beer

September 16, 2014

Notre Dame MBA alum Michael Kane, who went from investment banking to starting his own microbrewery, is profiled in this CNBC "Here is the City" story.
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Better vision, better world: VisionSpring founder serves as keynote for ND social entrepreneurship conference

September 14, 2014

Irish Impact Social Entrepreneurship Conference kicks off with a keynote talk by Dr. Jordan Kassalow, founder of VisionSpring.
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Young African leaders at Notre Dame

July 21, 2014

African leaders from 17 countries learn business and entrepreneurship at the Mendoza College of Business.
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Mendoza dean joins business and humanitarian leaders in Rome for ‘Investing for the Poor’ conference

July 18, 2014

Dean Roger Huang attended a June conference in Rome dedicated to "impact investing," a model of business that combines profit-making with social good.
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African leaders learn business, entrepreneurship at Notre Dame

July 10, 2014

African leaders from 17 countries travel to the University of Notre Dame, where they are training for six weeks in business and entrepreneurship at the Mendoza College of Business.
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Pitching Investments to Pro Athletes Is No Slam Dunk

May 22, 2014

This Entrepreneur article mentions the Invest for Impact conference that was developed jointly with NFL Player Engagement, the Stayer Center for Executive Education and the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship.
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Tech firm gets downtown spot

May 16, 2014

Vennli was founded by Marketing Professor Joe Urbany and Gary Gigot, a 1972 graduate and current member of the Mendoza College of Business Advisory Council.
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Cancer detection test takes grand prize in Notre Dame business plan competition

April 14, 2014

NanDio, a venture with a business plan for an oral cancer test, won the 15th Annual McCloskey Business Plan Competition, which awarded more than $300,000 in cash and prizes.
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Notre Dame Announces Business Contest Winner

April 14, 2014

A business plan involving a cancer test has taken top prize at the Mendoza College of Business McCloskey Business Plan Competition.
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