Recap: Neal Sales-Griffin Speaks with the Activate Cohort

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Written by Matt Rewata, McCormick ’22 On January 22, 2021, Neal Sales-Griffin ’09, a man with an incredibly stacked resume as the managing director of Techstars Chicago, an entrepreneur, an […]

Recap: Winter 2021 Startup Matchmaking

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One of the biggest challenges student founders across Northwestern working on startups face is finding a team to help build their ideas. Many students are seeking co-founders, some are searching […]

Recap: Pathways for Women in Venture Capital

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Venture capital (VC) is a competitive and difficult field for anyone to break into, especially women, who comprise fewer than 10% of decision-makers at U.S. VC firms. On Tuesday 1/12, […]

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 Gift Guide 2020

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Right now, we all need to be creative in the ways we tell our loved ones “happy holidays,” since so many of […]

Arts & Entrepreneurship: From the Classroom to a COVID 19 World

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Written by Olivia Hernandez, SESP ’21 In the spring of 2019, I took the NUVention: Arts class through the Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation with Gregg Latterman. For those […]

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 […]

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 […]

Join The Sardine Bar Online Community

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Being a Northwestern student interested in entrepreneurship in the bustling city of Chicago is like sailing in a sea of opportunity, but often with no lighthouse to guide you. Where […]

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