E.g., 2023-02-03
E.g., 2023-02-03
Equity Incubator Winner with $10,000 Check
POSTED ON 12/14/22
The Lab for Entrepreneurship and Transformative Leadership at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) wrapped up its 1st Annual Equity Incubator program with an exciting “Shark Tank” style competition on December 7, as students and local entrepreneurs competed for a chance to win a $10,000 grand... Read more
Cheers to 2.023
POSTED ON 12/14/22
A New Year, for New Beginnings! This holiday season, we at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) are looking ahead with excitement and building on the success of our past. This year, we proudly launched “USG 2.0” — our new, 10-year strategic plan to guide us into a bright future. We are... Read more
Group of students at USG
POSTED ON 12/12/22
Give a gift that benefits our entire region: a contribution to the Universities at Shady Grove’s (USG) General Scholarship Fund. A gift to general scholarships at USG puts your dollars to work where they are needed the most, helping deserving students with tuition and fee support as they pursue... Read more
Equity Incubator judges watching pitches
POSTED ON 12/10/22
“Shark Tank,” eat your heart out. In an eight-week program that ultimately led to an exciting finale reminiscent of the popular reality TV show, 30 teams of start-up businesses participated this fall in the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) Lab for Entrepreneurship and Transformative Leadership’s... Read more
USG Open House attendees at check in
POSTED ON 11/16/22
On November 12, more than 400 prospective students and guests took part in the Universities at Shady Grove’s (USG) first in-person Open House in three years, since before the pandemic. The event provided USG and its nine partner universities the opportunity to showcase the campus’s nearly 80... Read more
Nadine Dogbo speaking at Montgomery County Business Hall of Fame event
POSTED ON 11/04/22
The Universities at Shady Grove (USG) hosted the 10th annual Montgomery County Business Hall of Fame (MCBHOF) on October 26, in an annual event that honors top business leaders and raises funds to support scholarships for students who attend programs at USG each year.  This year’s prestigious list... Read more
Montgomery County Business Hall of Fame Inductees
POSTED ON 09/15/22
The tenth annual Montgomery County Business Hall of Fame (MCBHOF) induction ceremony will be held at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) on Tuesday, October 25, 2022. This prestigious event is a celebration of people who have made a positive impact on the Montgomery County business community.... Read more
3 female students on laptops
POSTED ON 09/13/22
Students at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) and entrepreneurs in the local business community who are interested in launching or growing a new business venture will be able to apply this fall to USG’s second  “Equity Incubator,” a supportive entrepreneurship program aimed at serving... Read more
College graduates in cap and gown
POSTED ON 08/10/22
Nearly a decade ago, Montgomery County Public Schools, Montgomery College and the Universities at Shady Grove – with its nine university partners – teamed up to launch a joint program in several high schools across the county to help make the dream of college and attainment of a bachelor’s degree... Read more
Students on computers
POSTED ON 07/27/22
High school students looking to learn about various STEM fields visited the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) campus for the Talent Ready program’s first Tech Simulation Day, on July 21. The Talent Ready program is a new initiative developed by Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), Montgomery... Read more