Two teams of undergraduate students from the Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship at the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston brought home $25,000 in awards at two different Texas business plan competitions this past week.
The Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship at the C. T. Bauer College of Business welcomed more than 40 students from the University of Houston who formed teams on April 4-6 to launch their own companies during the third annual “3 Day Startup” program (3DS).
A team of four MBA students from the C. T. Bauer College of Business will compete in May for $35,000 in scholarship prize money after recently being selected as one of three national finalists in the Executive Leadership Foundation (ELF) 2014 Business Case Competition.
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.
On April 10, the C. T. Bauer College of Business will host a visit from Buc-ee’s founder Arch “Beaver” Aplin, who will share what it took to build the Buc-ee’s brand.
Wayne Winston, clinical assistant professor for the Department of Decision & Information Sciences at the C. T. Bauer College of Business, shares how his background in math and sports helps him prepare students for a future in analytics.