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Iowa JPEC News

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Innovation and Inspiration Speaker Series: Premiere Dance Project

Thursday, September 29, 2022
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Innovation and Entrepreneurship Honors Spotlight: Kelsey Dawes

Monday, September 26, 2022
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2022 Fall IdeaStorm

15 Students Share $4,000 in Fall IdeaStorm Winnings

Friday, September 23, 2022
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Iowa JPEC Events

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Startup Games Fall 2022

Friday, October 14 4:00pm to Sunday, October 16, 2022 5:00pm
Pappajohn Business Building
Three-day event where students from all areas of study pitch ideas, join fellow students, and create a business in a weekend. Free food, cash prizes. 
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Innovation and Inspiration Speaker Series: Kevin Bubolz

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Iowa JPEC is partnering with the IVETS Veteran Innovation Series  As an Army helicopter pilot, Kevin Bubolz saw firsthand the benefits of animal-assisted interactions while deployed overseas. This experience inspired him to start a mission to spread smiles with his golden retriever, Ellie. After the military, Bubolz completed his MBA at the University of Minnesota and worked at several companies, from a small tech startup to Microsoft. During this journey, he began experimenting with various...
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