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Simonyi Summer Social Entrepreneurship Program ended last week

László Nóra Lilla Thu, 08/09/2018 - 13:15

The Simonyi Summer Social Entrepreneurship Program held between 9th and 27th of July. In this year 40 students from the University of Ohio, The College of Wooster, University of Botswana and the University of Pécs participated in the Program and worked on 9 different real-life projects which focus on value creation in the regional socio-economic environment of the University of Pecs.

During the program, students cooperated with Gere Hotel, Wine Route Association, Hungarian Charity Service of the Order of Malta, Y Community House. This cooperation will continue during the fall semester. The short description of the projects can be viewed on the netMIB platform ( which a social media platform that allows entrepreneurial project development in groups.

A regional journal published a project which started in the spring semester. The Buddyy application is a tool for teachers with which they can create interesting and creative tasks for pupils.

Students gained a lot of experience during the Summer Program, which was recorded in videos.

During the three weeks they had opportunity to get to know Pécs, to visit Villány, Abaliget and Orfű.

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