News & Announcements
Friday, May 16, 2014Sunday, May 25, 4:30p - 5:30p in the Skybar, Kohl Building: All are welcome to join us in celebrating Foodie Oberlineurs featuring a variety of student, alumni, faculty, and local entrepreneurs. Come and enjoy samples from these Oberlin ventures.
Tuesday, May 06, 2014Gabriel Kanengiser '14 and Myles Emmons '14 have been awarded a $15,000 Creativity and Leadership Fellowship grant, which will be the last Fellowship grant. C&L will combine the Fellowship program with LaunchU to offer newly expanded funding for ventures of all types.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014Join us Friday, April 11 at 4:30p for a discussion led by Jeff Hanson '80, President of Hanson Advisors Corp. and Author of Harvard Business Review Best Seller "Informal Networks: The Company Behind the Chart." "OBERLINEURSHIP 2.0: Learning and Labor in Action in the 21st Century" will be held in Bibbins 224.
Friday, March 28, 2014Emily Doubilet '06, Co-Founder and CEO of Susty Party, was listed in the 2014 Forbes 30 under 30. Susty Party will also appear on ABC's Shark Tank on May 2.
Friday, March 28, 2014For those interested in applying for an Ignition Fund, applications are due in by April 21, 2014. Applications must be submitted through the Creativity and Leadership website. Award notification will be by May 9. Any questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, March 01, 2014Join the new LaunchU Community - a network for creating opportunities and connecting Oberlin entrepreneurs. Everyone has a story to share... Build your profile on LaunchU.com and join a community of Obies connected to ask questions, solve problems, raise awareness, develop ventures, and more!
Monday, February 03, 2014On February 1, 2014, Cole Hershkowitz '11 of Chai Energy received a $15,000 Venture-Development Award and Henry Harboe '15, Thomas Kreek '16, and Prakash Paudel '15 of LumenEd received a $1,500 Ignition Grant.
Tuesday, October 01, 2013Applications are now being accepted for Oberlin's LaunchU Program, taking place in January 2014. Applications are open to both current students and alumni. The deadline is November 18, 2013.
Friday, June 14, 2013Hilary Neff, an environmental studies major who graduated in May, was awarded $15,000 from Oberlin's entrepreneurship fellowship program to sustain the Mountain Garden Initiative, a school garden she cofounded in the Appalachian region of Kentucky.
Kate Chase Announced as Acting Director
Putting Tracks to Wax
August 2, 2013
Entrepreneurship Fellowship Established
June 3, 2013
Students Launch New Line of ObieWear
May 22, 2013
Taking on Human Trafficking
April 24, 2013
Five Award Winners at LaunchU 2013
January 29, 2013