Gigot Center News
March 18, 2009
Students from a Microventuring class work with local small business owners to help them run their ventures more efficiently and profitably.
February 5, 2009
Charles Kane will speak on his venture to manufacture and distribute laptop computers to children in poor and developing regions.
February 2, 2009
February 2009, BusinessWeek, quotes Assistant Professional Specialist Jessica McManus Warnell.
December 22, 2008
The entrepreneurial teams narrow as students and alumni vie for prize money totaling $40,000 and a real-world opportunity to test their ventures.
November 13, 2008
A senior advisor for Catholic Relief Services reveals how a business-based strategy may aid thousands of rural families in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.
September 30, 2008
October 2008, Fox Business Channel, interview with Dean Carolyn Woo.
July 14, 2008
Patrick J. Barry, a 1984 University of Notre Dame alumnus and expert in small business, is selected to head the entrepreneurial studies center.
May 12, 2008
Two teams receive top prizes– one for a plan to recycle medical equipment and another for a venture to make wireless communication devices compatible.
April 25, 2008
Christopher Rodriguez receives $500 for his car audio business plan during the annual Youth Business Plan Competition.
November 13, 2007
ND team composed of Will McLeod (ND ’08), Ryan Tatzel (ND ’08), Danielle Truskowski (ND ’08) and Michael Stacey (MBA ’07), won first place at the “Indiana Collegiate Idol” business competition and received a grand prize of $10,000.