50 Most Innovative Business Schools in America

June 01, 2016

Business Management Degree.net
Business schools across the U.S. realize how crucial innovation, entrepreneurship, creativity and critical thought are to pushing the business world forward. In an effort to stay ahead of the curve, the country’s top business schools have also identified the increasing influence factors such as new technology, globalization and sustainability have on the world economy.

‘Angels’ Send NVC Finalists to Big Idea CONNECTpreneur Forum

May 18, 2016

GW Impact
Thanks to the generosity of a local entrepreneur and two GW alumni, the 2016 finalists in the GW New Venture Competition (NVC) were invited to attend the Big Idea CONNECTpreneur XVIII Forum, one of the region’s largest networking events for entrepreneurs.

The Next New Venture: A Fresh Way to Farm

April 20, 2016

GW Today
HomeGrown Farms may provide a glimpse of the future of farming. And while it is certainly green, it is not the rolling acres that the word “farm” usually connotes.

Rather than the wide sky and ranging fields of the bucolic imagination, HomeGrown exists—like a leafy, high-tech Narnia—inside a 320-square-foot shipping container in New Jersey. Kale, spinach, arugula, fresh herbs and other greens grow year-round under LED lights in baths of nutrient-rich water.

GW’s New Venture Competition: The High Impact of Sponsorship

April 05, 2016

GW Impact
Founded in 2008, the GW New Venture Competition (NVC) stimulates social and commercial enterprise by challenging students at the George Washington University to harness an idea, formulate a plan, and make a pitch. Shark Tank without the camera crew, so to speak. The winners get recognition, cash grants—and in some cases, funding to turn a good idea into a viable venture, all thanks to a host of generous sponsors.

Alumni Net Surprising Returns as NVC Volunteers

April 05, 2016

GW Alumni News
The GW New Venture Competition (NVC) creates a platform for GW students to develop, test, and launch startup ventures. A thrill for the students, yes, but with the final round scheduled for April 19, this intense competition also inspires seasoned professionals to enjoy fresh thinking, youthful energy, and the entrepreneurial spirit.

Jim Chung to Speak at GWtalks Event in Indonesia

March 21, 2016

GW Today
Associate vice president for innovation and entrepreneurship will discuss startups at alumni event.

The 100 Leading Professors in the Field of Entrepreneurship

December 14, 2015

HotTopics
Jim Chung, Associate VP of Entrepreneurship at GW, was names as one of the top 100 in the world!

Is This GW University Student the Next Mark Zuckerberg?

October 07, 2015

DCInno
Great article highlighting Max Friedman, CEO/founder of Happening, and also a recent semi-finalist in the 2015 GW New Venture Competition!

Professionals Step in Early to Help GW Students with Big Ideas

October 05, 2015

GW Today
Preview article on the GWERT Mentor Match-up which pairs industry mentors with entrepreneurial students.

Does Your Business Idea Suck? Best Ask the Experts

September 25, 2015

The Rival, LLC
Article highlighting the GWERT Mentor Match-up which pairs industry experts with entrepreneurial students.

From a Napkin Note to a Prize Winning Business Venture

September 01, 2015

The Rival, Inc.
Article highlighting the kickoff for the 2016 GW New Venture Competition.

How We Changed the Way the U.S. Government Commercializes Science: Errol Arkilic on NSF I-Corps

July 20, 2015

Huffington Post Business
Interview with Errol Arkilic: Former program director for the National Science Foundation (NSF)​ discusses the origins of the NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps).

Fueling a Culture of Entrepreneurship

May 28, 2015

GW Research Magazine
Volker Sorger, a professor in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, talks of a deep canyon. On one side are people like him, working in labs on provocative research.

Jim Chung quoted in Singapore newspaper, The Straits Times

May 17, 2015

The Straits Times
Jim Chung quoted in entrepreneurship article, "Business creation in US on downward trend."

Washington’s 100 Top Tech Leaders

May 04, 2015

Washingtonian
7 GW's alumni and Jim Chung, AVP of Entrepreneurship at GW, are on the list!

Don't Be Afraid to Ask - Jim Chung

December 01, 2016

Don't Be Afraid to Ask - Jim Chung

GIST TechConnect Your Startup Priorities: The Five Most Important Steps for Your Venture

November 13, 2016

GIST TechConnect Your Startup Priorities: The Five Most Important Steps for Your Venture

Andrew Perlman @ 100 Mentor Match-up

November 01, 2016

Andrew Perlman @ 100 Mentor Match-up

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus at GW

October 27, 2016

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus at GW

Angel, VC, and PE Investors Panel - 10.18.16

October 18, 2016

Angel, VC, and PE Investors Panel - 10.18.16

Social Entrepreneurship with Tom Raffa 9.21.16

September 21, 2016

Social Entrepreneurship with Tom Raffa 9.21.16

Tim Hwang, 2017 NVC Kick-off - 9.7.16

September 07, 2016

Tim Hwang, 2017 NVC Kick-off - 9.7.16

Gary Swart Keynote Address - 2016 GW NVC - 4.19.16

April 19, 2016

Gary Swart Keynote Address - 2016 GW NVC - 4.19.16

Fadi Ghandour DEAA Acceptance Speech - 4.19.16

April 19, 2016

Fadi Ghandour DEAA Acceptance Speech - 4.19.16

Startup Career Panel with 2U, Inc. - 3.3.16

March 03, 2016

Startup Career Panel with 2U, Inc. - 3.3.16