Author: Kendall Ward

Entrepreneurship Hour with McFerrin

Do you want to shape your future into something magnificent? With the Startup Aggieland network, you can jump right in! Startup Aggieland hosts events throughout the semester encouraging, teaching and transitioning new, innovative ideas into reality. If you missed the previous event, “Entrepreneurship 101,” there’s still time to attend the upcoming event, “Entrepreneurship Hour” on Tuesday, November 13 at 6 p.m. The event will last one hour and is a platform for ideas and tactics to support your sprouting business. LauraLee Hughes ‘08, Assistant Director at the McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship says the goal of the event is to...

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The Perfect Cup of Coffee

Ah the classic cup of joe. Waking up on a brisk fall morning to a hot cup of perfectly brewed coffee, java, brew, liquid energy, jitter juice, rocket fuel—whatever you want to call it—is all we want. Is that too much to ask? Not anymore! We asked the experts around BCS for the best tips on making coffee at home and for their recommendations on the best fall sips and snacks when going out. If you find yourself at Sweet Eugene’s perusing the eclectic art covering the walls, try their popular Iced Snickers coffee to satisfy that sweet tooth...

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Royalty Pecans Farms Harvest Festival

Pecan season is here! Nothings says autumn better than enjoying some toasty warm candied pecans while sipping on hot cider. As it begins to cool down here in the Brazos Valley, bundle up and come check out the free Annual Pecan Harvest Festival at Royalty Pecan Farms, Saturday, November 3. With over 500 acres of majestic pecan trees and the College Station skyline in the background, they’ve got quite a backyard, and invite you to join them with blankets and lawn chairs for a fall-filled day. Do you remember as a kid going on hay rides with your family?...

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McFerrin Methods: Tapping into the Crowd

Do you have a million dollar idea? Do you know how to share it? The world is forever growing, changing, and improving, and it needs your ideas to move forward smoothly. But where do you start? The McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship has designed a combination of entrepreneurial-focused curricular and experiential opportunities to help with such dilemmas, and the McFerrin Methods workshops are a great place to get your feet wet. The final event of this fall’s Methods series, Tapping into the Crowd, will be held Thursday, November 1, from 6 p.m. –  8 p.m. in Rudder Tower, Rm. 601....

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Brazos Valley WorldFest

Exploring the world might be an infeasible dream for many these days, but what if the world came to you? Well it’s your lucky day, it’s here! Come excite your senses Saturday, October 27, at the Brazos Valley Worldfest, taking place at the Brazos County Expo Complex from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Designed to promote and celebrate the international diversity and heritage of the Brazos Valley, this festival is truly the world in your backyard! Cultural displays from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and more will be present. A multitude of performances ranging from dance...

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