Sara Brown of Heifer International delivers the keynote address for the 2017 Social Innovation Challenge at the Brewer Family Entrepreneurship Hub. The challenge is one of many opportunities for entrepreneurial students offered by the Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
The purpose of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Living Learning Community is to support a community of students who thrive on innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity.
This LLC is is open to students from all disciplines with an interest in developing an innovative mindset. Entrepreneurship – defined as the process of creative problem solving that results in positive economic, social, or environmental outcomes – is at its core. Students are encouraged to explore and discover their interests, ideate, create and work collaboratively to find innovative solutions to challenges.
Members of the LLC will have access to work spaces across campus to meet like-minded individuals and develop new ideas and projects. Programs provided by University faculty/staff and members of the regional entrepreneurial ecosystem will support students as they blaze their trail at the UofA.
It is located in the new Stadium Drive Residence Halls.
Contact Deb Williams, director of student programs for the Walton College of Business, for more information.