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Enterpreneurial Leadership Program Spring Series Begins Feb. 9

February 1, 2012

Dr. Jeffrey A. Robinson,business scholar, entrepreneur, and advocate for community economic development will speak at the Spring Enterpreneurial Leadership Program on February 9.

Dr. Jeffrey A. Robinson,business scholar, entrepreneur, and advocate for community economic development will speak at the Spring Enterpreneurial Leadership Program on February 9.

The Entrepreneurial Leadership Program at Cheyney University will open its Spring ELC Series with a program at 6 pm on February 9. The series offers information from the experts on how to develop a successful business.  

 

The first program, "Overview of Social Entrepreneurship," will be presented by  Dr. Jeffrey A. Robinson. A business scholar, entrepreneur, and advocate for community economic development. Dr. Robinson is a professor at Rutgers Business School, co-author Black Faces in White Places & co-founder BCT Partners, recently received the "40 Under 40 Achievement Award" from The Network Journal.

The programs will run through April 18 and are scheduled to run from 6-8 pm. They are held in Marcus Foster Auditorium  on campus and are open to the public.The final program on April 18 features an Entrepreneurial Leadership Fair from 2:30 to 4 pm.

Other programs include

February 28 - Earl Boyd & Ivey Ibrahin - "The Impact of Entrepreneurship on African American Economic Development & Wealth Creation: Historical View, Black Hair Care Industry"

March 1 - Paulette Blackson-Royster - "Charter Schools - Development & Purpose"

March 28 - Cheryl Dorsey - "Identifies Emerging Social Entrepreneurs, $30 million in start-up capital to 500 Social Entrepreneurs Worldwide since 1937"

April 4 - Dr. Joseph Meade - "Overview of Nonprofits  501 c 3 Process"

April 18 - Entrepreneurial Leadership Fair, Clifton L. Taulbert - Keynote Speaker