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Venture Development Center, new home for student entrepreneurs

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Startup eXperience

Horn Program's premier educational opportunity

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Startup winners

Finalists awarded at Hen Hatch final round

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App launched

UD graduates create Anniversary app

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Startup Advising

Brad Bono, chairman and CEO of cloud based services provider Princeton Hosted Solutions, is the next startup adviser available free of cost through the summer to advise students, alumni, faculty and staff working on startups.

Bono, who is a graduate of UD and has a history of success in the telecommunications industry, will offer his services on a first come, first served basis on the following Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon at the new Venture Development Center, 132 E. Delaware Ave. > Read more

  • June 6
  • June 27 (rescheduled from June 20)
  • July 18
  • August 1 (canceled)
  • August 15 (canceled)
  • August 29

The Lerner College is home to a state-of-the-art financial trading facility, the $1.5 million student-led Blue Hen Investment Club, a student-managed restaurant and hotel, a high-technology development center of a global bank and a start-up experience for students with new business ideas.

Lerner College faculty - like Meryl Gardner, whose research on foods and moods was recently published in the Journal of Consumer Psychology - are thought leaders who command attention from influential business audiences, economists and policy makers.

All Lerner College departments offer discovery learning experiences and emphasize data-based analytics to enrich the student experience. Here, students at Vita Nova, our award-winning restaurant run through HRIM, joined professional chefs and winemakers in hosting a 2014 Mid-Atlantic Wine and Food Festival event.

The Institute for Financial Services Analytics is a collaboration between the Lerner College, UD's College of Engineering and JPMorgan Chase, and hosts events for academics and the business community designed to address consumer analytics and industry applications.

Undergraduate scholarships, made possible through the generosity of alumni and friends, enable us to support promising scholars. Here, Delaware Gov. Jack Markell and his mother, Leni Markell, join recipients of the William Markell Scholarship (center), which benefits students in Accounting and MIS.

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