Life and Culture
Life and Culture
The Easiest Way To Order Pizza?
11 Nov 2015
Northwestern University Venture Challenge (NUVC) will award startups with early-age funding
26 May 2015
Threadless CEO Jake Nickell’s accidental company helps millions of artists
12 May 2015
From the start, international digital printing company and design community Threadless has been unconventional; it was founded accidentally when art student and web developer Jake...
Northwestern start-up wants to help parents raise infants
06 May 2015
The future of child rearing is here. BabyNinja, an app developed to track and monitor the health of infants, launched April 28 and is looking...
One-click delivery startup Crunchbutton is launching at NU soon
12 Apr 2015
A new food delivery service will be launching at Northwestern soon. Crunchbutton, a food delivery startup founded by Yale University seniors in 2012, is hoping...
College Tutoring App Provides Students with New Alternative
10 Mar 2015
With the price tag of a college education continuing to rise, college students are looking for opportunities to receive both additional help with their schoolwork...
Introducing LaunchQuad: Northwestern’s Startup Hub
20 Dec 2014
LaunchQuad brands itself as a startup for startups, or what Co-Founder Zach Spohler says, “what LinkedIn did for people but for startups.” LaunchQuad aims to...
This Week at Northwestern Career Advancement – Week of 11/10
09 Nov 2014
This past week, the career services office changed things up. University Career Services is now Northwestern Career Advancement, and they released their redesigned website that...
New Northwestern Startup Learnerator Is Ready to Teach
14 Jun 2014
Northwestern was recently in the news for becoming somewhat of a “startup machine” and elevating its entrepreneurship status into the ranks of the Stanford’s, Harvard’s...
BarLift: A New Way to Bar-Hop
28 May 2014
If you haven’t heard of BarLift yet, get ready for the future of bar-hopping. This app revolutionizes the experience, allowing users to receive exclusive deals...
ABC’s SharkTank Helped Launch Textbook Exchange PackBack
19 May 2014
After securing a $250,000 investment from Mark Cuban during an appearance on ABC’s popular show, Shark Tank, the founders of Packback are on the rise....