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University Pitch Competitions Plan Cautiously for In-Person Events as Global Reach Expands

Back when COVID-19 first began to spread in March 2020, many universities were getting ready to hold their final rounds of their pitch competitions. Nathan Lillegard, the director of the University of Oregon Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship’s New Venture Championship, remembers turning to his team, concerned. “I don’t think we’re going to do NVC this […]

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How Much Nature do You Need? A Data Company from University of Oregon has an Answer

For our Startup Spotlights, Times of Entrepreneurship scouted the most successful startups that spun out of top university competitions and programs. The impact of such awards can be many years in the making, especially in the DeepTech space. Name: NatureQuant Interviewee: Jared Hanley, CEO and Founder  Which university challenge did you win and when? Or […]