Lessons in Lemonade

June 13, 2016

"Lemonade Day" camp, is taking place in Cedar Falls with 4th through 6th graders. The camp uses a curriculum from the Jacobson Institute for Youth Entrepreneurship at the University of Iowa.

A Tasty Tradition

July 11, 2016

Elementary school students participating in the annual Jacobson Entrepreneurship Camp, at the new University of Iowa Kirkwood Regional Center in Coralville, have the opportunity to invent a new flavor of ice cream for Heyn's Ice Cream in Iowa City. 

UI Helps High School Students Hatch New Business Ideas

June 17, 2016

Juston Lamb, a high school teacher from Pekin, Iowa, attended a STEM Innovator program at the University of Iowa in 2013 and 2014.

Dawn Bowlus Talks Entrepreneurs and Innovation

August 28, 2015

Dawn Bowlus, the director of the Jacobson Institute for Youth Entrepreneurship at the University of Iowa, shares her experiences and advice for innovation.

Campers Create Ice Cream Flavor

July 13, 2015

The University of Iowa Jacobson Entrepreneur Camp is helping elementary students become entrepreneurs. They teamed up with Hyen's ice cream to create a new creative flavor in hopes of being featured on the Heyn's menu.

Tech Group Names Women of Innovation Awards Finalists

October 16, 2014

The Technology Association of Iowa named the 45 finalists for their 10 categories of the seventh annual Women of Innovation awards.

Young entrepreneurs get a shot at new program

March 10, 2014

The University of Iowa is offering a new summer accelerator program with financial incentives for student entrepreneurs.

Media Advisory: Top Iowa High School Students Learn Entrepreneurial Skills, Create Apps at UI Summer Camp

July 2, 2014

Twenty high school students from across Iowa are coming to the University of Iowa for the Innovation Institute program. The program teaches the students how to create their own apps and give them the opportunity to win seed money.