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The Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship Awards Four Student Startup Teams at THE CLIMB | Collegiate Pitch Night

Plants, puppies, smoothies & action sports won top prizes A ground-breaking, industrial botanical extraction system for the essential oil market won first place at THE CLIMB | Collegiate Pitch Night, sponsored by the Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado Denver Business School. David Baker, founder of Botanex, impressed the judges panel, […]

11-Month MBA Students Glimpse into Business in Europe

In March, the 11-Month MBA cohort completed their International Business course abroad which included stops in Munich, Vienna, and Ljubljana. The course provides the opportunity for students to see how business is conducted in other parts of the world and create a platform to compare and contrast business cultures globally. This year students got to […]

5 Takeaways from Cuba

Business School study abroad trip focuses on re-establishing entrepreneurism in communist nation Guest Contributor | University Communications February 15, 2017 In January, the University of Colorado Denver Business School took 16 students on a study abroad trip to Cuba, a country experiencing a renewed wave of entrepreneurial spirit. Although Cuba remains a communist nation, Raul […]

MBA Student Helps Sustainability Firm Enhance Software Platform

Current MBA student Christina Volpi recently shared her experience working for Sustainable Collaborations Group (SCG) with CU Denver Business School’s Managing for Sustainability Advisory Council. She spoke on her completed research on SCG’s Sustainability Performance Measurement software and shared her findings with the council. SCG, a third party Sustainability Performance Measurement and Management services organization, […]

Cuba Libre: International Experiential Learning

With the Cuban borders officially opened in 2015, our students are now able to experience a previously unseen side of Cuba through a Business School Study Abroad program, Cuba Libre. Through the program, students experience the rich cultural history of urban and rural Cuba, while gaining an understanding of the complex political and economic system as it tries to embrace […]

CU Denver’s PMG Secures Seed Fund of $250,000

What would you do if someone handed you $250,000? For students in CU Denver Business School’s Portfolio Management Group (PMG), the answer is invest. A Business School student organization, PMG was founded in 2014 by Yosef Bonaparte, a Professor of Finance who wanted to bridge the gap between concepts taught in the classroom and what […]

Recent MBA Grad Reflects on Success at CU Denver

“I have always been a sports fan,” said Allison Wozniak, recalling her earliest memories of attending baseball games with her father. Throughout her childhood, Wozniak’s fondness for sports was ever-present and grew as she did, staying active from season to season with soccer, softball, and tennis. More than simply finding entertainment through watching and participating […]