Life and Culture
Life and Culture
Segal Innovation Open House Showcases Student Accomplishment
13 Mar 2017
Silicon Valley’s Most Active Seed Fund Visits The Garage
06 Mar 2017
Networking that Works… For You!
20 Feb 2017
Networking is generally considered a necessary evil. This rite of passage into the professional world can be scary, especially for college students. Erich Kurschat, the...
New Startup “Ink Tank” Leaving its Mark on Campus Apparel
10 Feb 2017
Remember the days of Wildcat Welcome when you received your first purple T-shirt with bold white letters on it? The fact that you earned that...
Q&A: How This edTech Company Is Changing the Way We Achieve Mastery
09 Feb 2017
Given the growing popularity of startups, many young entrepreneurs are eager to innovate, looking to develop a product that revolutionizes an entire industry. One such...
Two Northwestern Startups Reach Semifinals of 2017 Cupid’s Cup
04 Feb 2017
While an undergraduate at the University of Maryland, Kevin Plank – now a 44-year-old billionaire – started a rose-selling business he called “Cupid’s Valentine Rose...
Aster Backpack Aims to Improve Cycling Safety At Night
02 Jan 2017
Cycling on the road may seem a daunting prospect for casual bikers who merely use their bike to get around on campus, but for others,...
Checking in on NU’s First Mobile Coffee Shop
30 Nov 2016
It’s been almost three months since BrewBike officially began operation, and like any determined cyclist pedaling toward a goal, business is starting to pick up...
ZUtA: A Printer In The Hand Is Worth How Many In The Office?
10 Nov 2016
Since the Gutenberg printing press revolutionized the written word in Europe, centuries of innovation have brought furniture-sized machines down to printer models which can sit...
How Soylent Might Change The Way We Eat
10 Jun 2016
Soylent, the soy supplement that can apparently replace food– is all the rage nowadays in Silicon Valley and on college campuses. However, the concept of...
Six Tips To Prevent Your Startup from Failing
30 May 2016
These days, it seems like everyone wants to launch their own startup and become a billionaire. However, the path to success is not always easy. A few...
Enterprising Northwestern Freshmen Capitalize on Cold Brew Craze
25 May 2016
Coffee is a staple on any college campus. Meet the startup that decided to make it a mobile business. As an adept coffee drinker and...