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Looking for some entrepreneurial inspiration? Check out our stories of past innovation successes.


COM students perfect their pitches

To help students gain the skills necessary for careers at companies like Apple, YouTube, and Twitter, professors focus on honing students’ ability to see their creative projects from a business perspective. Read More

MED students gain real-world experience

Questrom and MED team up to facilitate connections between students and innovative opportunities at research labs, medical companies, and more. Read More

Global studies students take on some of the world’s most pressing problems

Students collaborate on an app to help refugees, at-risk youth, and other vulnerable populations find resources and keep in touch. Read More

Students gather with local entrepreneurs to solve social problems

What can happen when you combine the arts with business in an effort to solve pressing social problems? A CFA professor and nonprofit expert find out. Read More

BU Law Clinic helps bring an innovative product to market

Stacy Chin drew on her interests of biochemistry, polymers, materials science, and translational research to create a revolutionary, self-lubricating condom coating. Read More

Spark! works to turn the city into a classroom

The initiative for computer-savvy entrepreneurs partner with Boston Public Schools to expand students’ learning opportunities and future career prospects. Read More