Workshops and Speakers
The workshop curriculum is a collaboration between the Campus Y Development Committee (DevCo) and the CUBE social innovation incubator at the Campus Y. The series of workshops provide non-credit, interdisciplinary instruction in critical entrepreneurial skills.
The workshop curriculum leverages the cutting-edge expertise of distinguished faculty subject-matter experts, social enterprise thought leaders and CEOs, renowned global philanthropists, and UNC-Chapel Hill alumni engaged in social innovation. The CUBE's unique partners include a Mentor-in-residence and Social Entrepreneur-in-Residence.
Topics have included:
- Legal and financial liability
- Non-profit incorporation
- Perfecting the pitch
- Strategic business planning
- Grant writing
- Social media for social entrepreneurs
- Ethics in the social sector
- Creating company culture
- Design thinking
- Entrepreneurial finance and accounting
These workshops and speaker events are designed to provide expert mentoring and guidance that is accessible to Campus Y members, the CUBE startup teams, and a wider audience of UNC's aspiring social entrepreneurs.