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Kelly Park Project Moves Forward

Author: Andrew Kostielney

 In partnership with Robinson Community Learning Center, the city of South Bend on Tuesday formally announced the renovation of Kelly Park, at Howard and St. Peter streets.

The project, which is being funded entirely by donations, represents the collective vision of the students enrolled in the center's "Engaging Youth, Engaging Neighborhoods" program.…

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Business Plan Competition Winners

Author: Andrew Kostielney

Local high school and middle school students competed in the final competition of the 2014 Notre Dame Invention Convention Youth Business Plan Competition, held on April 16 in Giovanini Commons at the Mendoza College of Business.

The program cultivates a spirit of entrepreneurship by providing innovative learning experiences relevant to the entrepreneurial world.  The students learn the basics of starting their own business and engage with Notre Dame mentors to develop a unique business plan of their own. This year-long program culminates with a business plan competition, at which students have the opportunity to showcase their work. Notre Dame undergraduate and MBA students participate as mentors and event judges.…

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