NUseeds Fund Invests in PairUp – Startup Co-founded by Four Northwestern Alumni

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The Garage at Northwestern’s NUseeds Fund has invested $100,000 in PairUp, a team with four Northwestern alumni on the founding team. PairUp creates a seamless mentorship experience to maximize learning, […]

2022 Little Joe Ventures Cohort Announced

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The Garage is excited to announce the newest cohort of Little Joe Ventures Fellows! Now in its fifth year, the Little Joe Ventures Fellowship is awarded to five Northwestern sophomores […]

A Must Read for First-Time Founders

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by Melissa Kaufman The first student entrepreneur I advised was Jack. He was an undergrad at U Penn with an idea for a local shopping search product. I was working […]

The Garage’s Residency Program Grows to 50% Women

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by Charlotte Oxnam, McCormick ’23 When The Garage opened its doors to students in the fall of 2015, there was only one offering, The Garage Residency, our incubation program. The […]

2021 Little Joe Ventures Cohort Announced

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While the last year brought new challenges and changes across Northwestern, we are inspired by the resiliency and continued growth of the entrepreneurial students at The Garage, and the newest […]

A New Name for The Garage’s Pre-Accelerator: Introducing Jumpstart!

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Northwestern is very proud to be home of the Wildcats. Many of our programs make a nod to our school mascot including VentureCat, Northwestern’s annual student startup competition, and Wildfire, […]

The Garage Releases 2019-20 Year in Review

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The Garage recently released its annual year in review: a round up of the most exciting news and student successes of the last academic year.  Read the full 2019-20 year […]

Activate and Propel Applications for Winter 2021 Open

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At The Garage, we firmly believe that entrepreneurship and the opportunity to experiment with new ideas is for everyone, regardless of background, gender, race, or ethnicity. To bring us closer […]

Introducing Activate

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The Garage has just announced the launch of a new program with the goal of making entrepreneurship more inclusive and accessible to Black Northwestern students. The initiative, called Activate, is […]