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Furman Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Helping students launch social and entrepreneurial ventures.

  • Have an idea that you think will solve a problem in our society but don’t know what to do with it?
  • Are you an entrepreneur seeking a supportive community and resources?
  • Do you identify as a creative, innovator, disruptor, or someone who challenges the status quo?

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Meet Your Team

Housed at the Davies Idea Exchange in Hipp Hall, the FU I&E team has 100+ years of diverse industry experience:

Innovation | Startup Ventures | Commercialization | Corporate and Non-Profit Leadership | Consulting

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Paladin Pivots: Stories from the Furman Network

Innovators who know how to pivot can turn crisis into opportunity. Check-in with Furman Innovation & Entrepreneurship this semester for a brand-new virtual speaker series: “Paladin Pivots: Stories from the Furman Network,” sponsored by the Class E Podcast.

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Change The World Today

Embrace your entrepreneurial mindset by learning how to ideate, test, and launch a social or entrepreneurial venture through one of our signature programs.

Paladin Pitch Events (PPE) | Summer Business & Entrepreneurship Boot Camp | Class E Podcast

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Stay up-to-date on FU I&E by subscribing to our monthly newsletter, following us on social media, and subscribing to our podcast.

Furman Innovation. All The Time. Newsletter | Social @FurmanInnovation | Class E Podcast

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Champion Innovation

Alum, parents, and community partners engage with FU I&E to promote innovation and entrepreneurship, provide high-impact student experiences, and financially support the institute’s operations.

Mentoring | Guest Speaking | Coaching | Internships | Partnerships | Connections | Fundraising

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Support Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Furman Innovation and Entrepreneurship is a self-funded institute and 100% of its operations and programs are made possible by the contributions of donors.

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