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Southern Pines Library Invites You to Dream It, Achieve It

August 13, 2019

The Southern Pines Public Library in Southern Pines, North Carolina has announced a new programming theme for the next year, Dream It, Achieve It: Envisioning the Future at Your Library. As part of this new theme, the library will be offering a pilot of the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program and become an entrepreneurial learning center.…

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Course strives to spread business spirit, resources

August 9, 2019

“The undeniable reality is the Triangle is fortunate to have an abundance of resources and organizations and networks to support the entrepreneurial ambition of people,” said Thom Ruhe, CEO of the N.C. Idea Foundation. “As you get out of the immediate Triangle area, that becomes more anemic. I feel there is a greater need and…

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ELI Attends American Library Association Annual Conference

July 8, 2019

ELI President Rob Herndon attended the American Library Association (ALA) Conference in Washington D.C. on June 22nd and 23rd at the invitation of Duncan Smith. Duncan, who is one of the founders of NovelList, is also an Ice House Facilitator and Chief of Strategy for Public Libraries for EBSCO. ALA is the oldest and largest…

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ELI Newsletter | June 2019

June 4, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! June 2019 Newsletter

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Erie Middle School Students Showcase Ice House Projects

May 31, 2019

Students from three middle schools in Erie celebrated a year’s worth of entrepreneurial learning Friday morning. Throughout the spring, all 7th-grade students from Woodrow Wilson, Strong Vincent, and East Middle Schools learned about entrepreneurship through interactive classroom lessons. To learn more about this initiative, check out this recent news story.  

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Schoeniger Takes the Stage at the Pierpont Graduation Ceremony at Robinson Grand Theater

May 17, 2019

  Fairmont, W.Va. – Pierpont Community & Technical College held its annual commencement ceremony Thursday, May 9, 2019, at the Robinson Grand Theater in Clarksburg, WV. Degrees were conferred on graduates from the Schools of Business, Aviation, & Technology; General Education & Professional Programs; and Health Sciences. Author and entrepreneur Gary Schoeniger provided the keynote…

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ELI Newsletter | May 2019

May 7, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! May 2019 Newsletter

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Ice House Course Spotlight–RCC staff Graduate from Entrepreneurial Program

May 6, 2019

  “Thirty members of Robeson Community College’s staff and faculty graduated from the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program on March 29. The program was a partnership between RCC and the Thomas Entrepreneurship Hub. The Hub’s director, Thomas Hall, and entrepreneur Ed O’Neal facilitated the program. Participants met every Friday at RCC for eight weeks. “The plan…

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ELI Newsletter | April 2019

April 5, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! April 2019 Newsletter

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ELI Newsletter | March 2019

March 28, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! March 2019 Newsletter

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