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Invention Convention Winners Announced

Author: Andy Kostielney

The Invention Convention invites local middle and high school students to submit their best ideas for a business venture into the competition, which begins in the fall.

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Sponsored by the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship and the Robinson Center, the event aims to enhance their business, academic and life skills through an entrepreneurship curriculum and activities.

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Winners Announced in the 2016 Idea Pitch Competition

Author: Andy Kostielney

Students from across South Bend and Mishawaka came to the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, on December 6, to compete in the 2016 Idea Pitch Competition.  

More than 35 students came to the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, with each student having 60 seconds to sell their idea or product to a panel of expert judges. The judges used a grading rubric based on poise, delivery, creativity and practicality. …

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No Programming December 19

Author: Andy Kostielney

There is no programming today (Monday, December 19), because of the bitter cold temperatures.…

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I-Robotics Team Advances to State Competition

Author: Andy Kostielney

The I-Robotics team has advanced to the Indiana First Lego League State Competition!  

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It was a great competition that came right down to the wire.  Their research presentation scored very well, as did their core values and robot technical presentations. 

In addition, their robot won a first place award (out of 38 teams) for Mechanical Design which recognizes a team that designs and develops a mechanically sound robot that is durable, efficient, and highly capable of performing challenge missions.…

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