Category Penn State

Looking Forward

Dear Innobluers, We want to thank everyone for coming out last night to our kick-off workshop, which was a wild success. We had 167 attendees, great input from Penn State professors and State College community members, and we even had enough pizza for everyone. We covered a lot of information yesterday, but here’s a quick […]

Kicking off a great year

Hi Innobluers, Welcome back everyone! We’re really excited for this semester. We’ve connected with Facebook, Microsoft, and the Entrepreneurship minor, we have the CEO of Video Central and the Dean of the honors college leading workshops, and we have more free stuff than we know how to give away. We want to highlight our kickoff […]

Recap of HackPSU

Rarely in life will you find yourself scouring Craigslist for a ride from a complete stranger, but last weekend HackPSU was a good enough reason for a group of brave hackers to set out on their adventure to State College. Before they knew it, they were crammed into the backseat, as their new friend Ricky […]

Innoblue Workshop: “How To Effectively Pitch Your Idea”

Yesterday, we held our second-to-last workshop of the semester, titled “How to Effectively Pitch Your Idea”. The workshop featured a talk by our own Kathleen Warner (@kathleen_warner) on how to effectively communicate your vision to potential investors, employees, and customers. Embedded below are the two Powerpoints and one Youtube video from Kathleen’s presentation: Enjoy, and […]

HackPSU Winners!

Thank you to everyone who participated in and helped with HackPSU. We were excited to put on the largest hackathon ever held at Penn State. This was the first year we were able to cover traveling costs and have participants from other universities. This was all thanks to our wonderful sponsors—GE, Ready Force, Microsoft, Team […]

A Little on Clipboard+, a Penn State Student-Run Startup

“Trying to use your smartphone as a tool while simultaneously doing work with paper is at best an inconvenient hassle,” say the creators of Clipboard+. Designed by Penn State student entrepreneurs, Clipboard+ integrates the clipboard, a classic tool for productivity, with the modern productivity tools found in mobile technology so that “everything you need to […]