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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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Ice House Participant Spotlight: Tecklenburg Farms LLC

March 20, 2019

Ice House Participant, Chris Tecklenburg, talks about the impact that the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program offered through Network Kansas has had on him and how it has helped him work toward launching his business, Tecklenburg Farms. The six-acre urban farm is located in a neighborhood on the west side of Hutchinson, KS. Read the interview…

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Summit County Economic Director Teaches Course on Entrepreneurship

March 3, 2019

Jeff Jones, Summit County’s economic development director, is a fan of homegrown businesses. He said they help create stable jobs over time, and the businesses that emerge tend to better reflect and serve the community. So, when he has a chance to help people in Summit County start their own businesses, he takes it. Jones…

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