Inviting teachers to submit ideas and prototypes products for education.
Make a Social Impact
Social Entrepreneurship. Social entrepreneurs are individuals with innovative solutions to society's most pressing social problems. They are ambitious and persistent, tackling major social issues and offering new ideas for wide-scale change. If this topic interests you, join the UW-Whitewater Enactus Chapter. UWW Enactus Website
Change Farming Forever
Food is a major topic of interest and discussion. Recently tremendous innovations have allowed new forms of farming and fishing to emerge using new technologies. Hydroponics, aquaponics, soil conservation strategies are all exciting developments in agriculture. This is truly an exciting area of work.
Start a Band? Dance Club?
Music and Dance fill a central role in our lives. These are fields that are constantly evolving and are perhaps some of the most innovative fields. Art can be in the form of paintings, photos, poetry, prose, sculptures and so much more. It truly brings out the best in each of us.
Global Challenges - energy, water, malaria and more
Issues related to water, wastewater, water rights all impact the future of our society. Similar complex problems exist in the case of energy, malaria, pollution, and other major issues that impact our planet. Our only hope is to find and implement creative solutions to these problems. Innovation is desperately needed in these areas.
Redefine Sports and Recreation
After polling my students every semester on what would be an area of interest for them to work in the future. You guessed it, the answer usually is, "Something in sports." Well, this is your chance to do something about it.
Make the next Technology breakthrough
This is in some ways the most fascinating area. Its truly like "magic" since all the breakthroughs open further boundaries for humanity. What we do with it and how we use it will determine the future of humanity.
What are you looking at?
Be the next great artist?
Artists are starting to challenge the frontiers of art, design, and creativity. New forms of art are emerging and gaining tremendous traction. We are looking for people to find innovative ways to promote art and perhaps find creative ways to create sustainable opportunities.
Love to teach?
If you love to teach or have some innovative ideas to help people learn, then you are someone we want in this community. Education is changing dramatically and there is need for new business models in this space.
Health and Safety
This is a major in UWW that is experiencing a ton of interest and is a field that is constantly innovating. The opportunity in this vertical is really high and we encourage these majors to apply for funding with the HIVE.