Griggs Center for entrepreneurship & philanthropy
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Griggs Center Gears Up for a Busy Semester

Fall 2017 is in full swing for the Griggs Center. This semester will be chock-full of opportunities for you to be involved in whichever way works best for you! Check out what we have in store for the coming weeks:

CEO Speaker Series

Come listen to the stories of entrepreneurs such as this week’s speaker from locally-owned business James Leddy Boots and planned appearances from Mitchell Communications and Breakthrough Artistry later in the semester.

Silicon Valley Trip (Oct. 31-Nov. 5)

This trip provides students with an opportunity to further their knowledge of entrepreneurship and to engage in a new perspective of the start-up scene outside of the classroom.Get excited about visiting the campuses of Facebook, LinkedIn and several more during your time in Silicon Valley. For more information please contact us at: griggscenter@acu.edu Mark your Calendars for the Week of Nov. 13….Start-Up Week is upon us! Start-Up week is a time dedicated to spreading entrepreneurship across campus. Take advantage of the opportunity to engage with the dozens of entrepreneurs we will bringing to campus through panel discussions, a networking dinner and more than 100 other events on campus the week of Nov. 13th. Looking for advice from an upper class-men? Near-Peer Mentorship is here!! There will be several opportunities for lower class-men to interact and ask questions of older students here in CEO. Whether it be wanting to know must-go trips or simple questions about classes, we are here to help. Be on the lookout in our newsletter for these meetings coming up! Having Summer withdrawals? Already thinking about your plans for next year? Join Us on a trip with Study Abroad!
  • Oxford, England in June
  • Australia/New Zealand in June for MACC students
  • Leipzig, Germany in July
  • Central America in July

If you have anymore questions please come see us in our beautiful newly renovated space! We know it feels like a refrigerator, but don’t let that scare you away.