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BEDC Announces Entrepreneurial Courses

August 16, 2019

“Beginning on September 17, the BEDC will offer its “Ice House Entrepreneurship” course. The eight-week programme runs Tuesdays from 6pm until 8.15pm through November 12 at a cost of $275. Participants will learn the core essentials of an entrepreneurial mindset, how to identify and evaluate entrepreneurial opportunities, and will develop cross-discipline entrepreneurial attitudes, behaviours and skills, the BEDC said.” Click here to learn about all of the details and other programs the Bermuda Economic Development…

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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. Through a grant from the NC IDEA Foundation, the Library will support the Foundation’s efforts to educate 100,000 North Carolinians…

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ELI Newsletter | August 2019

August 9, 2019

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

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Course Strives to Spread Business Spirit, Resources

“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 we can have a greater impact here.” Learn more in this news article about Entrepreneurial Mindset Facilitator Training and the…

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ELI Newsletter | July 2019

July 9, 2019

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

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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 library association in the world. With a mission of enhancing learning and ensuring access to information to all, they are…

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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 address to the graduates, family members, and guests in attendance. As the Founder and CEO of the Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative,…

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