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Lessons learned on leadership in Ireland

This Maymester, CU Denver Business School students spent time abroad learning about leadership and entrepreneurship in a global context through the CU Denver in Ireland: Leadership and Entrepreneurship course offered by the Office of Global Education. For the course, students chronicled their ‘lessons learned’ through blogs. Students were immersed in the culture of the Republic of Ireland in Dublin with […]

Business School alumni and students earn “40 under 40” distinction

On March 16th, the Denver Business Journal (DBJ) hosted its annual “40 under 40” event, in which the publication recognized 40 of the most successful and innovative local professionals under the age of 40 in metro Denver. According to the DBJ, the final 40 were selected from a pool consisting of 307 nominees, who had […]

Leadership and Entrepreneurship Maymester in Ireland gives Students Priceless Experience

After nearly two weeks of exploring and learning, the University of Colorado Denver Business School students are back from Ireland. From the 19th of May to the 31st, CU Denver Business School students were immersed in the culture of the Republic of Ireland in Dublin with excursions to Belfast in Northern Ireland as participants of […]

Alumni Network Hosts Back to Business Speaker Series

Members of the Alumni Network Executive Committee from L-R: Amber Morlan, Vice Chair of Events; Joshua Pollack, Owner and Founder of Rosenberg’s Bagels & Delicatessen; Keri Ungemah, BSAN Chair; Curtis Edwards, Vice Chair of Programs Kicking off the Business School Alumni Network’s Back to Business Speaker Series, Joshua Pollack, owner and founder of Rosenberg’s Bagels […]

Jake Jabs Lists Keys to Entrepreneurial Success

Traveling through Asia on a recent furniture-buying trip, Jake Jabs kept seeing the same low-backed couch in market after market. Feeling a hunch, he put in a bulk order and shipped the “strange-shaped” sofas to his American Furniture Warehouse (AFW) showrooms in Colorado and Arizona. “We sold 69 sets in the first two weeks,” he […]

Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship Outlines Resources to Encourage Students

CU Denver faculty has discussed efforts to encourage millennial students, who have shown to be more risk-averse, to engage in entrepreneurship. Madhavan Parthasarathy, director of the Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship, discussed resources the center offers to students, such as providing mentors, networks and the fundamentals to starting a business. He also outlined the Launchpad Certificate Program, […]