September 30, 2013
Entrepreneurship: Part of a Liberal Education
Innovation is one of the hottest buzzwords in academe, and colleges and universities promote it in two basic ways. They infuse innovation ideals throughout the curriculum. And they support it directly by sponsoring "incubators" for budding entrepreneurs and "accelerator" programs to help inventors get their ideas into the marketplace.
Most of the focus is on campus incubator programs for faculty members and graduate students with advanced research ideas