Home » Tag Archives: o&e

Tag Archives: o&e

Ohio State students invest in young entrepreneurs

Contrary Capital, a university-oriented venture capitalist fund, announced its nationwide launch Sept. 18, and Ohio State University is among 55 other universities to be a part of this venture capital network. The decentralized fund is used to invest in companies just past their startup phase, ...

Read More »

Students host summit to address poverty

Students compete for funding in a business competition aimed to encourage emerging entrepreneurs to pursue their ideas and work to end poverty. Credit: Erin Gottsacker | Lantern reporter

Mohammed Ashour, a social entrepreneur, is tackling the problem of global food insecurity by harvesting insects — a high-protein source of food that has a limited impact on the environment.   Ashour, along with six other social entrepreneurs, discussed his business model at the ninth ...

Read More »