IP Protection for Student Startups

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Written by Patrick Richards, Partner at K&L Gates LLP Note: This article is not legal advice for your specific circumstance. If you are considering IP protection, you should contact your […]

Program Highlight: Propel Huddles

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The Propel program, launched in 2018, aims to support female student entrepreneurs starting their company or project, making entrepreneurship more diverse and inclusive at Northwestern. Since launch, there have been […]

The Garage Map: A Deep Dive

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The Garage isn’t a class and there aren’t any grades. Instead, The Garage is a series of experiences designed to teach students an entrepreneurial mindset and skill set through experiential […]

Advice from a Mentor: The Best Investment You Can Make Early in Your Career

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This article is written by Brad Falkof, Partner at Barnes & Thornburg LLP and a mentor at The Garage. If you were given 50 seeds and told that one, or […]

Introducing the Northwestern Student Business Formation Website

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The entrepreneurial ecosystem at Northwestern is more robust than ever before. Cross-disciplinary resources and programming at The Garage, academic courses through The Farley Center, Kellogg’s initiatives and academics such as […]

How to Get Involved at The Garage

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About The Garage Whether you’re interested in learning more about entrepreneurship, want to join an existing student founded startup, or have a fully functioning venture and team – The Garage […]

Tax Considerations for Award / Prize Money from The Garage

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Receiving a financial award through a program at The Garage or another University class or program is a great way to fund the early stages of experimentation and development for […]

Finding a Software Engineer for Your Startup

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It’s a common occurrence at The Garage and on college campuses around the country: someone who does not have a software engineering background has a great idea for an app, […]

A Guide to The Garage Slack

Rachel Cantor, SoC ’20

Posted May 1, 2020 I remember how intimidating it was to see over 600 students, most of whom don’t have profile pictures or titles, in The Garage Slack. It’s hard […]