RCIE NEWS: APRIL 2020 EDITION
Rowan's Entrepreneurial Ecosystem At-A-Glance
We've gone virtual for the remainder of Spring 2020!
To help reduce the spread of COVID-19, we have flipped our programs to an online format. Same great content, same amazing facilitators, just a different mode of delivery.
UPCOMING SUMMER PROGRAMS
Calling all high school juniors and seniors! Learn how to conceive and grow your ideas at the Think Like an Entrepreneur Virtual Summer Academy. Click here for more details and to apply.
E-NEWS TO KEEP YOU IN THE KNOW
ChronoCare Takes Home 1st Place at 2020 New Venture Competition
Congratulations to Sam Mardini, Evan Pierce, Augustino Scorzo, Matthew Cangemi, Liam Cutri-Frenc, and Christopher Contos of ChronoCare on their 1st Place win at the 2020 Rohrer New Venture Competition! ChronoCare is a mobile application and desktop analytics software platform dedicated to helping hospitals increase their compliance with government mandated treatment protocols.
RCIE Virtual Events Reach 250+ Students
Once classes shifted online this Spring due to COVID-19, the RCIE followed suit and restructured all remaining events and workshops to conduct them through Zoom. We were thrilled to see dozens of students joining each call, ultimately engaging with over 250 Rowan students since returning from Spring Break.
Entrepreneurship Faculty Help Educators Amid COVID-19
Rowan Today featured Dr. Cheryl Bodnar and Dr. Eric Liguori for their efforts in helping educators across the world convert their courses remotely. Read the full story here.
Jon Singer Hosts Virtual Coffee With An Entrepreneur
Jon Singer, Chairman of Spirit Music Group and Managing Partner of Lyric Capital Group, met with nearly 50 Rowan students via Zoom for the RCIE's first ever Coffee with an Entrepreneur. He spoke about his experience in the music industry and leading companies, specifically noting the importance of team unity and moral during times such as these. Thank you for joining us, Jon!

2020 Entrepreneurship Medallion Award Recipients Announced
We are excited to announce that Rowan Entrepreneurship and Marketing major Joshua Sivel has been selected for the Kimble Byrd Medallion Award for Entrepreneurial Leadership, and Entrepreneurship and Management Major Melvin Sheppard has been selected as the recipient of the Linda Ross Award for Entrepreneurial Engagement.
Dr. Liguori Receives Wall Of Fame Recognition
Dr. Eric Liguori was selected to Rowan University's 2020 Wall of Fame. The student that submitted the nomination said, "Dr. Liguori was a wonderful professor of mine. During my time at Rowan, [he] helped me with growing my lawn care company [and] made me think about different ways on how to grow my business." Read more about Rowan's Wall of Fame here.
Launch Lane Accelerator Program Selects Arke Aeronautics
Great job to Brandon Graham,
Jonathan Panera, and Sherman Hartman, Rowan alumni and co-founders of Arke Aeronautics. The company was selected out of 200+ applicants to participate in the University City Science Center's new Launch Lane accelerator program. Read more here.
For more information of any of Rowan's student entrepreneurship programs or to learn how you can support entrepreneurship at Rowan, please contact Jess (Wolk) Vattima at wolk@rowan.edu .
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