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News and Announcements
A Big Shout-out to all Master Panel of Hoyapreneurs Participants
Friday's event was a huge success!
  • We kicked off the morning with a keynote from Doug Bouton (C '07), President, COO and Co-founder of Halo Top.
  • At lunch, we held a fair to help MBA students learn more about ways to get involved with the startup/VC ecosystem at Georgetown and beyond. 
  • For the afternoon, we talked things startups with Two Birds (MBA '18), DEBX, and more.
  • We ended the day with Georgetown Entrepreneurship Awards winners Luisa Santos (C'14) of Lulu’s Ice Cream,  (C'14), Giana Korth (B'10) of Tampon Tribe and Lynn Margherio (C’88) of Cradles to Crayons as they shared their lessons learned and war stories on how they've used the power of entrepreneurship to improve the world. 
Thanks to all of our participants and we hope to see you at our next event!
 

Reminder about out Entrepreneurs-in-Residence
As the new school year kicks off we want to remind all of our students about our Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIRs) who have volunteered their time to help students in any way, whether it is giving advice on startup ideas, helping to prepare pitches, or talking about their experiences in entrepreneurship. They are a great resource and have a wide range of expertise - so please reach out whenever you want some advice!

Read more about this year's EIRs here.

Sign up for EIR office hours here.
 
Off Campus Opportunities
Attend PatriotHacks Event at George Mason
George Mason University is hosting a hackathon (“PatriotHacks”) on the weekend of October 12-14.

The PatriotHacks website is designed to answer any questions, but if you have any other questions, please contact Kammy Sanghera here

This event is open to students (and student teams) from all institutions.

Join the One Tent Health Team
One Tent Health is a DC-based, nonprofit startup that does free pop-up HIV screening and PrEP navigation, co-founded by two Georgetown grads.
 
The company partners with local grocery and convenience stores to bring HIV screening and prevention services directly into the highest-need areas of the city, providing screening in 15 minutes or less! They have partnered with the DC DOH, Via, Grindr, and Whitman-Walker Health, among other organizations. 

They are looking for Georgetown students to fill the available positions (all part-time with flexible scheduling):
Executive Intern
Operations Intern
Social Media & Public Relations Intern
 
To apply email a CV directly to david@onetenthealth.org, or apply through their page on Handshake. 
Apply to Become a Hacker Fellow 
Apply to become a Hacker Fellows, a 1-year fellowship and summer internship program for computer scientists and software developers who want to work for startups in Michigan. 

Be one of the 15 fellows and 10 interns on their 2019 programs to train in Detroit all expenses paid, work for a startup and join the growing Hacker Fellows community.

All fellows undergo a 5-week bootcamp to hone core skillsets & build their networks in Detroit / Ann Arbor before heading to their respective jobs.

Apply here
Vinetta Project's Female Founder Showcase

Wednesday 9/26
6:30 PM - 9 PM
Location: Booz Allen Hamilton Innovation Center


Join the Vinetta Project for its final Showcase of 2018 where four top female founders will pitch for the $20K Venture Challenge. 

Learn more and register here


Finding Internship and Job Opportunities
If you are interested in pursuing a more entrepreneurial job or internship, you can now search and apply for opportunities using the Cawley Career Center's Handshake system. By filling in the filter with "entrepreneurship" you can apply for positions through the site itself.

A few positions found through Handshake that have applications closing in September are:

- Internship at the Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Initiative
- App Development Internship at Visionary Concepts & Van Gogh Consulting, LLP
- Marketing Business Development Intern at MobilizeAmerica

Check out Handshake today!
News from the Venture Lab!
Grand Opening is One Week Away!

Monday 10/1
5 PM - 7 PM
Location: WeWork - 1440 G St.


Join the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative in the Grand Opening of The Georgetown Venture Lab, sponsored by the Leonsis Family!

Enjoy a light reception while meeting the inaugural cohort of more than 25 alumni-led startup members of the lab and other members of the broader Georgetown and DC startup communities.

RSVP Here


EIR Office Hours
Week of 9/24
Tuesday 9/25
Dave Terzian 
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM 

Friday 9/28
Dave Terzian 
1 PM - 1:45 PM


John Jabara
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Week of 10/1

Monday 10/1
Jill Monk
2:15 PM - 3:45 PM 

Tuesday 10/2
Miguel Monteverde
3 PM - 4:30 PM


Sign up for Office Hours Here!
Mark Your Calendar
Events: 
Vinetta Project's Female Founder Showcase
Friday, 9/26


Venture Lab Grand Opening
October 1

PatriotHacks Event
October 12-14
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