Jumpstart 2021: InfernoGuard

The Garage

The Garage recently met with two of the co-founders of InfernoGuard, Kevin Kaspar, McCormick ’24 and Zoe Sherman, Lehigh University ’25, to learn more about their venture, goals, and challenges […]

A Big Win at Chicago Startup Week

The Garage

by Charlotte Oxnam, McCormick ’23 I applied for Chicago Startup Week on a bit of a whim. Cue the Curves began a year ago, first as a plus-size clothing directory, […]

The Opportunity Fund Update

The Garage

Since launching in October 2020, The Opportunity Fund by The Garage has already supported seven student entrepreneurs with grants to cover initial business expenses for their startups. The Opportunity Fund […]

Founder Spotlight: Kinsey Hart + Alva

The Garage

Kinsey Hart, a Kellogg student from Phoenix AZ, knows all too well the struggle of trying to find the perfect piece of jewelry and then having to settle for something […]

Fall 2020 Startup Matchmaking Recap

The Garage

On Thursday October 1, The Garage held it’s popular quarterly Startup Matchmaking event, which helps pair student founders in the Tinker and Residency programs with other Northwestern students eager to […]

Wildfire 2020 (Virtual) Demo Day Pitches

The Garage

We hope you enjoy watching all of the Wildfire 2020 (Virtual) Demo Day pitches! Alva Amasu Cerer Crawl Finlit Induction Learning Innovestments Nooks Project Filo Qade

Student Spotlight: Sinthuja Nagalingam and Tilt

Mike Raab, Director of The Garage SF

Posted on May 26, 2020 This is part of a series of stories about how student entrepreneurs have adapted or shifted their business in the face of a global pandemic.  […]

VentureCat 2020: The Results

Jessa Fuller, Senior Program Administrator

Posted on May 20, 2020 This year, Northwestern’s annual student startup competition went virtual! While we missed celebrating together on campus, we were excited by the challenge of moving VentureCat […]

Student Spotlight: Marcus Schneider and again&again

Mike Raab, Director of The Garage SF

Posted on May 12, 2020 This is part of a series of stories about how student entrepreneurs have adapted or shifted their business in the face of a global pandemic.  […]