Venture School accepting fall applications

August 9, 2017

Venture School, a premier entrepreneurship program, is accepting applications from startups across Iowa. Read more online.

ISU graduate starts Terva.Ag to answer the questions on land sales, values

July 5, 2017

Steven Brockshus, founder of Terva.Ag, a Des Moines Venture School alumni business, describes the inspiration and process for starting his business.

Five Siouxland businesses graduate from UI Venture School

May 14, 2017

Sioux City hosted the University of Iowa's Venture School program with many entrepreneurs from the Siouxland area in attendance. Two of the participating businesses were selected to to compete in the University of Iowa's Surge Summit.

Quad Cities Venture School teaches businesses how to succeed

April 19, 2017

The Quad Cities Venture School program operates through a partnership among the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce, Eastern Iowa Community Colleges and the University of Iowa. The program gives entrepreneurs an opportunity to work on their businesses or ideas.

Pioneer Weekend Encourages Student Innovation

April 13, 2017

Pioneer Weekend, an innovation competition hosted at Grinnell college last weekend, gave students the opportunity to compete for a prize of $2,000 and a scholarship for the University of Iowa-'s Venture School program.

Venture School - Impacting Students on Campus

January 31, 2014

Julian Valencia and Erik Ashby came into the University of Iowa’s Venture School last fall with an idea and a lot of enthusiasm. As full-time MBA students, they were exposed to case studies and innovative business strategies.

UI Announces Venture School Entrepreneurial Training Program in Des Moines

July 9, 2014

The University of Iowa has developed Venture School to help entrepreneur increase their odds of success. Venture School is a new approach to entrepreneurial training, based on leading edge curriculum and emphasizing lean startup methodology.

UI Venture School Class to Make Final Pitches

October 7, 2015

Seven startup companies will make their final pitches Thursday during a closing workshop for the University of Iowa Venture School.

Venture School Council Bluffs Graduates Second Cohort

May 18, 2016

A second group of Council Bluffs entrepreneurs finished the University of Iowa’s Venture School on Wednesday morning. The program has participates go through a six-week intensive curriculum developed by the National Science Foundation where they work with mentors in a team environment.

Venture School - Impacting Students on Campus

January 31, 2014

Julian Valencia and Erik Ashby came into the University of Iowa’s Venture School last fall with an idea and a lot of enthusiasm. As full-time MBA students, they were exposed to case studies and innovative business strategies.