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Nanotechnology Competition Announces Finalists

March 23, 2011

Five teams have been selected as finalists for Friday's (March 25) Nanotechnology New Ventures Competition, an inaugural business plan competition led by Purdue University and the University of Notre Dame with prizes totaling $57,000.
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Finalists selected for inaugural Nanotechnology New Ventures Competition

March 22, 2011

Two Notre Dame teams make the final round of the inaugural nanotechnology competition co-sponsored by Notre Dame and Purdue.
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Beware Of One-Size-Fits-All Business Advice

December 8, 2010

The Gigot Center for Entrepreneurial Studies is mentioned in the column by ND alum Tim Berry, founder of Palo Alto Software, published Dec. 8 on businessinsider.com.
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Notre Dame to ring NASDAQ closing bell

November 19, 2010

Representatives from the Mendoza College will be among those participating in the NASDAQ closing bell ceremony on the eve of the Notre Dame-Army football game.
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Pedaling Cambodia fundraising event to be held at Notre Dame

September 27, 2010


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Winners announced for 2010 McCloskey Business Plan Competition and Social Venture Competition

May 4, 2010

Business plan winners included undergraduates, graduates and alums for ventures ranging from recycling water bottles to travel services for students.
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Notre Dame Competitions Announce Winners

May 4, 2010

A business approach catering to the needs of college students studying abroad has claimed top prize in the 10th annual McCloskey Business Plan Competition at the University of Notre Dame.
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Notre Dame Entrepreneurial Center announces new director

April 16, 2010

The Gigot Center announced Notre Dame alumna Laura Hirschfeld Hollis as its new director. Hollis most recently served as the associate director for the University of Illinois' entrepreneurial program.
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Good time for great ideas: Notre Dame Business Plan Competition taking submissions

October 29, 2009

Entrepreneurs have an opportunity to win up to a total of $40,000 in cash prizes during the 2009-10 Notre Dame Business Plan Competition, hosted by the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Notre Dame.
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Can a small bakery in Afghanistan bring peace?

October 29, 2009

Dean Carolyn Woo describes entrepreneurial efforts she witnessed during her trips to Afghanistan and Pakistan.
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