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Center for Entrepreneurship

A fast-growing hub, our Center for Entrepreneurship brings together students, faculty, and alumni from our three schools, as well as industry partners and friends.  

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L&C Entrepreneurs and Innovators in the News

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    On September 23rd, 2014 the Center for Entrepreneurship at Lewis & Clark hosted Amber Case ’08, Board of Trustees member, and director of R&D at ESRI.  She shared her story, the valuable lessons she learned, and ended the talk with a Q/A with Michael Kaplan, the director of the Center.
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    Jim Knapp spoke with Lewis & Clark students for the first EOC - Entrepreneurs on Campus event in the new “eLab”.  He built a $100 million company that creates and crafts digital content for some of the most well known companies in America.
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    Sam Thompson, who helped create the Center’s Winterim program and general partner of Progress Ventures, and his firm are taking a close look at Portland investments.
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    After discussing counseling services that were missing in the Portland area, the founders of PorchLight Custom Counseling—Justin Cox M.A. ’12, Llew Richards M.A. ’13, Mica Richards, Holly Roland M.A. ’12, and Siddarth Venkatachalam M.A. ’12 —had an idea to offer their many counseling specialties at affordable rates, around the clock.
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    Meet Hunter Meece ’15, a religious studies major and intern at WAVES for Development in Lobitos, Peru.
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    A team of seven Lewis & Clark students took home top honors at Portland Startup Weekend. The Spoke.Coffee team won best customer validation at the event, with their coffee delivery by bike business that’s facilitated by a simple web application.