Welcome to the Innovation & Entrepreneurship career community!

This page has been tailored to this specific community and entrepreneurship and innovation opportunities for students and alumni. Browse this page for alumni to engage with, events to attend, student organizations to consider joining, opportunities to explore, professional organizations to learn from, and blog posts to deepen your understanding. To discuss career opportunities and how to prepare for roles in this industry, consider meeting with a career coach. Meetings can be scheduled by clicking here.

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If you’ve made it this far and found our website, I’ve got great news! Meeting with a Career Consultant is just a couple of clicks away. If you are finding yourself wondering about the current state of the job or …

By Eran Peterson
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5 Professional Organizations for Building on Your Business Experience


One of the most important parts of excelling in the field of business is networking. No matter which type of business you find yourself working in, joining a professional organization can be a fantastic way to connect with other business …

By Victoria Kuryan
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Experiential Entrepreneurship Research Experience for Undergraduates

Experiential Entrepreneurship Research Experience for Undergraduates

Are you a rising junior or senior interested in tech-based research and how it is translated to the marketplace? Are you looking for an opportunity to conduct this research in collaboration with faculty in a research lab? If so, the …

By Charles Penny
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Launch your business in this 8-week entrepreneurial experience!

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Launch your business in this 8-week entrepreneurial experience!

Apply to the CCEI Summer Fellowship Program!

The top ten startups from across the University are selected to participate in the Summer Fellowship experience. This program takes place 3 days a week …

By Hannah Halloran
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UConn Entrepreneurship Program Celebrates Major Milestone


 – Jessica McBride – Office of the Vice President for Research

Accelerate UConn, an entrepreneurship program that helps students and faculty commercialize business ideas, reached a major milestone at the end of last year. Launched in 2015, …

By Career Technology
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