Stories about "Bobcat Ventures"
Friday, April 14, 2023 10:52 am
Abby Segal '23 and Jacob Iwowo '23 won first-place prizes for startups that focus on access and community, in two very different realms: magic and soccer.
Thursday, June 9, 2022 10:25 am
The $10,000 first prize in the 2022 Bates College student pitch competition was won by a cryptocurrency banking startup that seeks to usher in a new, "borderless world that accepts all forms of payment."
Thursday, June 24, 2021 10:39 am
Biruk Chafamo '22 has created a web application that brings an ancient, community-based lending tradition into the 21st century.
Friday, November 8, 2019 8:59 am
A Google account manager, a founder of an activewear brand for women of color, and a founder of a Lewiston youth center — all Bates alumnae — share their stories.
Thursday, March 28, 2019 3:42 pm
George DeLana ’19, the cofounder of a marketplace for renting summer storage space, says the secret to success is pitching, pitching, pitching.
Thursday, April 5, 2018 10:22 am
Ben Nussbaum '19 impressed the alumni judges with his idea's clarity, focus, and viability.
Friday, April 7, 2017 10:28 am
The pitch grew from a summer job: helping a Lewiston nonprofit make some money growing and selling products made from medicinal herbs and flowers.
Thursday, April 7, 2016 1:45 pm
A Bates professor says public schools have a mass-incarceration mindset, plus Bates admission in TIME magazine and Bates mailboxes in The Boston Globe.
Friday, April 3, 2015 11:55 am
Bobcat Ventures, a Bates College student organization dedicated to entrepreneurship, is sponsoring a business idea competition on April 4.