Two teams of undergraduate students recently placed first and third during the Giants Entrepreneurship Challenge at the University of North Dakota, topping MBA teams from Arizona State University, Stanford University and Purdue University.
A team of four students from the Program for Excellence in Selling at the C. T. Bauer College of Business placed in the top 10 out of 67 colleges around the nation on March 31 at the National Collegiate Sales Competition held at Kennesaw State University.
Four undergraduate students from the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston bested teams from across the U.S. that included MBA and Ph.D. participants to take the grand prize at the Baylor New Venture Competition in March.
For the first time, the University of Houston C. T. Bauer College of Business’ Cougar Investment Fund exceeded $1 million in quarterly earnings.
The startup and small business community is rapidly growing in Houston and the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston is fostering this growth by connecting students with the resources and contacts they need with 3 Day Startup (3DS).
Tri Nguyen, a 19-year-old Bauer College entrepreneurship junior who started a company that is developing an artificial pancreas to treat type-1 diabetes, is being backed with a $5,000 investment by a venture capital fund founded by an executive chairman of Google.