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[Netherland] Entrepreneurship education is now in all universities

All universities in the Netherlands now offer entrepreneurship education and from next year it will be obligatory in vocational colleges, said senior researcher Dr Petra Gibcus. But content differs greatly between institutions and faculties – and it took far too long to integrate entrepreneurship education into the curriculum.(...) - University World News, by Karen MacGregor, 07 November 2015 Issue No:389

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Research is not the only path to academic success

Research is not the only path to academic success | Higher Education and academic research | Scoop.it

xCo-founder of investment firm says that more early career academics should be encouraged to think about the entrepreneurial route. (...) - Times Higher Education, by John Elmes, October 1, 2015

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[Canada] Un étudiant de McGill se dit victime de vol de propriété intellectuelle

[Canada] Un étudiant de McGill se dit victime de vol de propriété intellectuelle | Higher Education and academic research | Scoop.it

Un étudiant de l'Université McGill accuse des anciens collègues de classe ayant récemment remporté un prestigieux prix international en entreprenariat social de lui avoir volé ses idées avant de couper les ponts avec lui. (...) - La Presse, par Peter Rakobowchuk, 24/09/2013

 

 

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[China] 80% of universities open entrepreneurship courses

Around 82% of Chinese universities and colleges have opened compulsory or optional courses on entrepreneurship and innovation, according to statistics from the Ministry of Education, reports Xinhua.- University World News, 31 October 2015, Issue No:388

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How a science master's could help budding inventors become entrepreneurs

How a science master's could help budding inventors become entrepreneurs | Higher Education and academic research | Scoop.it

A science or engineering postgrad could help student’s take their idea from the laboratory to the marketplace.

It looks like the stuff of science fiction. As a snowboarder carves through virgin snow, a small drone buzzes overhead – an attached camera following and filming his every turn. This is Hexo+, an intelligent drone from a company founded by students doing a postgraduate in entrepreneurship at the Grenoble Ecole de Management in France. (...) - The Guardian, by Helena Pozniak, 16 January 2015

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[USA] Entrepreneurial boost

QB3 held up as example of how to capitalize on research.

 

Universities should provide scientists with mentorship, business-support services and private-sector connections to help them exploit the commercial potential of their research discoveries, says a study published on 24 October (K. D. Harrison et al. Sci. Transl. Med. 4, 157fs37; 2012). The study cites the 'Garage Network' at the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3) as an example of success. The QB3 network is a business incubator that supports entrepreneurs at the University of California's San Francisco, Berkeley and Santa Cruz campuses.  (...) Naturejobs -

Nature 491,291(2012), 07 November 2012

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