Enactus - EC Entrepreneur Team Competes in Regionals

March 28 2016
Category: Academics

The Elmira College Enactus Team will travel to Washington, DC on March 29, 2016, to compete at the Enactus United States Regional Competition.

One of seven regional competitions, the event in Washington, DC, provides the Elmira team a chance to present its 2015-2016 projects to peers from throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.  The presentation team includes: Callan Little ’16, Rebecca Bolan ’16, Tori Martle ’16, Felix Garcia Ramos ’17, Elizabeth Paolucci ’17, Nick Cesare ’16, and Alex Garey ’19.

For more than 18 years, Elmira College Enactus has worked with people in its local and global communities, creating innovative projects to help others become self-reliant contributors to the economy and to the world. By aligning its mission with the principles of Enactus USA and applying entrepreneurial and business concepts, EC Enactus focuses its efforts on improving economic, social and environmental conditions in the Elmira, New York, community.  The 2015-2016 EC Enactus team consists of more than 30 members from the classes of 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.  Advisors for the group are Dr. Robert Irons, Assistant Professor of Finance; Michael Rogers, Vice President of External Relations; and Alison Wolfe, Associate Professor of Marketing.

2015-2016 EC Enactus Project Descriptions

About Enactus USA

Enactus is an international organization that connects student, academic and business leaders through entrepreneurial-based projects that empower people to transform opportunities into real, sustainable progress for themselves and their communities.

Guided by academic advisors and business experts, the student leaders of Enactus create and implement entrepreneurial projects around the globe. The experience not only transforms lives, it helps students develop the kind of talent and perspective that are essential to leadership in an ever-more complicated and challenging world.  There are more than 443 active teams that encompass 16,800 students and 1,010 community projects worldwide.