The Entrepreneurial Center & Women's Business Center work with the University of Hartford's academic and professional community to bring more opporttunities to both university students and local small business owners.
The Entrepreneurial Center & Women's Business Center is proud to be part of the nationally-renowned Barney School of Business and to support its mission to grow competent, confident, and connected professionals and leaders who are globally aware and socially responsible.
The Center staff and clients interact with Barney faculty and students on many levels, each sharing their knowledge and skills. The Center provides internships to Barney business students, offering them valuable experience in the small business community. Barney faculty members bring their expertise to various Center programs.
In Barney entrepreneurial classes and programs, Center staff present to students; judge business plan competitions; and participate in a joint year-long project to connect women-owned businesses with female entrepreneurial students. Clients of the Center are invited to Barney programs and lectures, and the University community is welcome at all of the Center’s programs and services as well.
The Construction Institute is the only association that includes all industry professionals working together to take responsibility for the future of the AEC industry. Our members include owners and facility managers, architects and engineers, contractors and subcontractors, project managers, consultants, manufacturers and distributors, governmental agencies, lawyers, accountants, and other support services. Together, we provide ways of thinking and being that challenge the status quo and advance the way we design and build environments.