Tag Archives: Student Launch Pad

Mark Your Calendar for These Fall Events

Fall is in the air! For the Division of Innovation and Applied Research, that means gearing up for a busy line-up of events. Providing a platform for critical discussions and dialogues for the TU community and the professional community is an important initiative for both

Student Launch Pad: Three Cheers for Two Years

The Student Launch Pad (SLP) has just finished its second academic year of operation at Towson University. After a pilot year that served to experiment and discover where Student Launch Pad fit in the TU ecosystem, the 2015–2016 academic year was SLP’s first “full” year.

Student Startup Weekend: Day 2

On April 8–10, Towson University Student Launch Pad held its first ever Student Startup Weekend. I wrote about the first 24 hours of it in my last blog post. I wrote the following blog post after 48 hours working with students…. Sunday kicked off with

Student Startup Weekend: Day 1

This past weekend, Towson University Student Launch Pad held its first ever Student Startup Weekend, which I wrote about in my last blog post. I wrote the following blog post near the end of the first day of this weekend-long event. I’m sitting in the

Student Startup Weekend

The Student Launch Pad at Towson University is preparing students for its first Student Startup Weekend. Over three days, students from any Maryland college or university will develop their business ideas, build and validate them through customer development, and then pitch to a panel of

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Etsy, Freelancing, and Entrepreneurship

Towson University’s Student Launch Pad will host its last program of the fall semester on December 1 that allows students a peak into the Etsy economy. The Etsy Economy Etsy is an online marketplace where artists and collectors sell their handmade and vintage goods. Founded

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Student Launch Pad Kick-Off Event

Student Launch Pad is excited to partner with Towson University’s Career Center and College of Business & Economics for our Student Launch Pad Kick-Off Event. This free event offers students a unique opportunity to engage with leaders from three of the largest companies in the