How to Accelerate the Transition to Net Zero in Transportation

How to Accelerate the Transition to Net Zero in Transportation

The role of transport in the carbon emissions conversation came to the fore at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland. Stakeholders have collectively committed to achieving 100% zero emissions in transport by 2040. The biggest obstacle remains the transition from words to action. The role of transport was at the heart … Read more

Auburn University, New Venture Accelerator, has been awarded a grant to accelerate the growth of high-quality jobs and create economic opportunity in the Auburn-Opelika region

Auburn University, New Venture Accelerator, has been awarded a grant to accelerate the growth of high-quality jobs and create economic opportunity in the Auburn-Opelika region

Body of the article U.S. Commerce Undersecretary for Economic Development Alejandra Y. Castillo recently announced that 50 organizations, including nonprofits, institutions of higher education, state government agencies, and other Entrepreneurship-focused organizations in 26 states will receive grants to support programs that will fuel innovation and economic development. Auburn’s grant, awarded through the US Economic Development … Read more

Education students hone entrepreneurial skills with help from UMSL Accelerate – UMSL Daily

Social Entrepreneurship class poses in classroom at end of semester

Last semester’s “Social Entrepreneurship” course was led by Theresa Coble (first row, second from left) and saw increased collaboration with UMSL Accelerate. The course is designed to teach the skills necessary to solve societal problems and identify sustainable models of social innovation. During one semester, students work in groups to develop innovative social enterprises. (Photo … Read more