The Adams Apprenticeship is a first-of-its-kind program impacting the entrepreneurial careers of UNC students and alumni.
Summer: Student internships and independent advisor meetings
Aug 2 or 9: Coaches retreat and 2018/2019 planning
Aug 21: Application live for the 2019 cohort
Aug 26: Back to school BBQ and co-curricular 5 “Summer recap/prep for NYC” from 4- 8 pm at Launch
Sep 6 and 7: NYC Entrepreneurship trek
Sep 12: Class of 2019 Information Session
Oct 1: Application closes for 2019 cohort
Oct 2: Co-curricular 6 “Take intelligent risks and network intelligence” and dinner at Launch from 5-8 pm
Oct 29: Co-curricular 7: “Talent identification” and dinner at Launch from 5-8 pm
Nov 2: Interviews for Class of 2019 Applicants, Adams Fall Conference and Dinner from 8:30 am - 5:30 pm at the Hampton Inn
Dec 1: Decisions sent out for Class of 2019 Applicants
One of my most influential experiences at UNC has been being a part of the Adams Apprenticeship at UNC Kenan-Flagler’s Entrepreneurship Center. It has given me the confidence and perspective to be a builder in my personal and professional pursuits.
My journey to Omada began the previous spring when I had the participated in the trek to the Bay and Silicon Valley with the Adams Apprenticeship. We were immediately immersed in the startup culture while we toured companies, including Carbon 3D, Chubbies, First Round Capital and Omada Health.
This week, we visited the Adams Apprenticeship program to get the latest scoop on how students are learning to create change and turn their ideas into action. Learn how this life-long network of students and successful UNC alumni is shaping, supporting and speeding the transition to entrepreneurial careers with successful outcomes.
I have always been the question asker: I want to know who, what, when, where, why and how as I learn about a new topic. And this habit is what has led to my entrepreneurial work in college. The UNC Kenan-Flagler Center for Entrepreneurial Studies Adams Apprenticeship has been exposing me to the idea that not all people follow defined paths for their careers.
With graduation upon us this coming year, the NYC Adams Entrepreneurship Trek was everything we both wanted and needed.
On Nov. 17, 2017, The Adams Apprenticeship program brought together advisors and apprentices for a day of camaraderie and collaboration during its annual Fall Conference event at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.
After putting up with the tight confines of its Queens, New York, manufacturing space for two years, furniture maker Cardinal Workshop is moving its headquarters to Hillsborough.
Camille McGirt always believed that actions taken locally can have a ripple effect and change lives around the globe. That core idea is inherent in the name Healthy Girls Save the World (HGSW), the nonprofit she founded in 2011 as an undergraduate student at UNC-Chapel Hill.
How does entrepreneurship relate to health policy? Read about Alina Clarke's (Adams '18) experience combining her two passions and applying them to an incredible summer experience.