Event Highlights

The Coleman Center hosted a wide variety of events this academic year to provide students with startup advising, real world experience, and networking opportunities. Several events were hosted at 1871 Chicago and the Coleman Center. Below are highlighted photos from some of our most popular … [Read More]

2017 Purpose Pitch Competition

The Coleman Entrepreneurship Center held the first Purpose Pitch Competition, a NEW new venture competition on May 11, 2017. This competition sets itself a part from others because we are promoting entrepreneurs to build what they believe with a purpose driven business idea. We believe purpose is … [Read More]

DePaul at 1871: How to Gain Access

  DePaul University joined 1871 in July 2016 as a cross-campus collaboration between the Coleman Entrepreneurship Center in the Driehaus College of Business, College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM), College of Law, and Academic Affairs. DePaul University's 1871 space, located on … [Read More]


LAUNCH Artist in Residence

LAUNCH Invitational Residency is a professional service /professional development program for students in the Chicagoland area. This is the first year DePaul has participated, the Coleman Entrepreneurship Center sponsored three students to attend the program. The company introduces students to the … [Read More]

DePaul and 2112

The Coleman Entrepreneurship Center at DePaul University is the first university partner at 2112, the Chicago incubator focused on the development of business and entrepreneurs in music, film/video, and creative technology. Check out the press coverage. Starting autumn quarter 2017, all DePaul … [Read More]

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