Student entrepreneurs and sophomore leaders Belen Gamarra and Faith Akinlade get $5,000 for their award-winning idea.
Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
The Center for Entrepreneurial Studies was created in 2003 to raise student awareness of self-employment as a career option. The Center fosters the collaboration of faculty, students, alumni and entrepreneurs to engage in activities and projects that advance hands-on entrepreneurial learning at the Stillman School. The Center offers mentoring and advising to all Seton Hall students who are thinking of starting a business or have launched a business and need assistance to expand their venture.
Students learn about the overall entrepreneurial process and acquire the skills and tools they need to succeed from the launch of a new business to the successful growth of that business. Students are required to complete four 3-credit courses.
Ten talented finalists with start-up concepts and fledgling businesses faced off in Pirates Pitch Competition.
University community to cheer on innovative finalists competing in Shark Tank style business competition.
Dean Joyce Strawser and Director Susan Scherreik are interviewed by alumnus Abe Kasbo, CEO of Verasoni Worldwide.
SHU alum builds watch company from Pirate's Pitch victory
In 2016, Christian Zeron was a senior at Seton Hall, a Catholic studies major and the winner of the annual Pirates Pitch competition. Two years later, he is the founder and owner of a thriving, up-and-coming business, Theo & Harris. Read more »
Breaking the Language Barrier
Ryan Skolnick speaks Mandarin Chinese. He knows Latin. He’s studied French and took Spanish back in kindergarten. So as a guy who loves learning new languages, Skolnick says he was shocked to uncover data on how few people who study a second language ever master it. Now he’s made it his mission to change that. Read more »