Attend our virtual open house!

Do you want to learn more about entrepreneurship at Brown and how you can be involved this semester? Join us on Friday, January 22 from 12-1 pm ET to discover courses, venture support programs, global initiatives and events offered.

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Learn more about enrolling in our Entrepreneurship Certificate!

Click here to attend the upcoming info session on Thursday, January 21, from 12-1 pm ET.

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Don't miss these upcoming events and mentor office chats!

Click below to learn more about upcoming events and opportunities to meet our Entrepreneurs and Peer Entrepreneurs in Residence.

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Nelson Center’s 2020 Year in Review

Happy New Year! Click below to see a few of the Nelson Center’s highlights from 2020.

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Our Thayer Street Home

We are thrilled to announce that the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship will have a dedicated home at the center of college hill. This building will do so much more than to provide physical space; it will further our mission of making entrepreneurship an essential part of the Brown experience.

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ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS PROBLEM SOLVING

Brown has always been fertile ground for entrepreneurship. It’s true for the students who choose to study here, for the faculty who teach and conduct their research here, and for our alumni once they leave College Hill.

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IMPACT AT SCALE

“We do “hubs” really well. Our Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship is fast becoming one of the most impactful hubs on campus. There, students hatch ideas, launch ventures, and hone entrepreneurial skills — not just in business, but in how business can transform lives.”

– President Christina Paxson

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Leading Israeli Entrepreneurs and Innovators who are Changing the World

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Rhode Island-Israel Collaborative (RIIC), in collaboration with Venture Café Providence and the Consulate General of Israel to New England are happy to present: Leading Israeli Entrepreneurs and Innovators who are Changing the World with Dr. Kira Radinsky from Israel, recipient of Most Disruptive Women in Tech Award who will be interviewed by Dr. Megan…

Entrepreneurship Certificate Info Session

January 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Are you a student interested in pursuing a Certificate in Entrepreneurship? Drop in to learn more about the course requirements and curriculum for this exciting new opportunity offered by the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship. Register here to attend. Email Jonas Clark, Nelson Center Associated Director (jonas_clark@brown.edu) and Sheila Hagerty, Academic Programs Manager (sheila_haggerty@brown.edu) with any…

Entrepreneurship Open House

January 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Do you want to learn more about entrepreneurship at Brown and how you can be involved this semester? Join the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship for our virtual open house to discover courses, venture support programs, global initiatives and events we offer. You will meet Nelson Center staff, entrepreneurship faculty, student group leaders, and mentors like…

Banking, Finance, Fintech: Innovation and Career Opportunities

January 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join 1790 and speakers from PayPal, SVB, Google, and Reputation.com to discuss the state of banking, finance, fintech, and trends to D&I. Speakers include: - Jason Hughes, Head of Credit, Healthcare and Life Sciences at Silicon Valley Bank - Dan Vaughn, Senior Director/Associate General Counsel of M&A and Equity at PayPal - Shannon Nash, Chief Accounting Officer at Reputation.com - Joy Harper,…

Startup Zoom Room with Jonas: How to build a great product

January 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship for a series of Startup Zoom Rooms led by Jonas Clark, Associate Director of the Nelson Center. These hour long Zoom sessions are intended for aspiring entrepreneurs to learn about a specific topic as well as connect with aspiring founders. You can sign on at any time during the 12-1…

Startup Zoom Room with Jonas: Growing and scaling a venture

February 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship for a series of Startup Zoom Rooms led by Jonas Clark, Associate Director of the Nelson Center. These hour long Zoom sessions are intended for aspiring entrepreneurs to learn about a specific topic as well as connect with aspiring founders. You can sign on at any time during the…

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