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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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Notre Dame giving Young, other NFLers the business

April 8, 2014

This South Bend Tribune article features the ‘Invest for Impact’ conference developed jointly with NFL Player Engagement, Stayer Center for Executive Education and the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship.
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28 NFL Players to participate in ND’s ‘Invest for Impact’ conference

March 31, 2014

For the second year, former and current NFL players gathered at Notre Dame for a four-day conference focused on entrepreneurship and investing for impact.
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Software company ready to launch

March 2, 2014

This South Bend Tribune article features a web-based software company that was co-founded by Marketing Professor Joe Urbany and alumnus and benefactor Gary Gigot.
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The real prize of the McCloskey Business Plan Competition

October 14, 2013

Participants in the annual McCloskey Business Plan Competition compete for prizes worth more than $300,000, but the real value is what they gain in expert advice and mentorship.
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Irish Impact keynote speaker David Bornstein: Report solutions, not problems

October 7, 2013

Irish Impact Social Entrepreneurship Conference hosted NYT columnist and author David Bornstein as the keynote speaker for its annual event.
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Second Annual Irish Impact Conference will gather social entrepreneurs from around the world

September 26, 2013

The Irish Impact Social Entrepreneurship Conference will gather hundreds of entrepreneurs, experts and students during the three-day event.
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Concussion Technology Wins Notre Dame Competition

May 1, 2013

A group developing technology that could help detect concussions in soldiers and athletes has won the top prize in the McCloskey Business Plan Competition.
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Mission:Jobs for adults with autism

April 28, 2013

McCloskey Business Plan social venture winner Green Bridge Growers is profiled in this Bloomberg Business article.
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