Events

Access us this semester: Please reach out to sniemann@gettysburg.edu for questions and individual appointments. To join our mailing list, become a member of the group Gettysburg Entrepreneurial Thinkers on engageGettysburg.

To learn more about your entrepreneurial journey beyond events, check out how to GET involved.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 27, 6:30p.m.: GET-Together - What Powers The World’s Most Successful People?

  • It is not the “civilized” people that launch revolutions, but those that tap into their primal drive to take bold action. Come to our next GET-Together to learn first-hand about the keys to fulfilling success and what that may look like for YOU. Meet Marco Greenberg, President & Co-Founder of Thunder11 and Author of WSJ bestseller Primitive - Tapping the Primal Drive That Powers the World's Most Successful People, Greg Zuckerman, Special Writer at WSJ and Author of The Man Who Solved The Market - How John Simons Launched the Quant Revolution, and Jonathan Torop, Managing Director at UBS Financial Services Inc. Take the test How Primitive Are You? in advance to know your type and score! http://www.primitivetest.com (Zoom)

Wednesday, November 4, 7p.m.: GET-Together with Love Whelchel, Entertainment & Technology Entrepreneur

  • Join the conversation, come armed with questions! Love Whelchel has not only helped organize the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, GA, but also hired and supported minority managers and executives at a major advertising agency. He worked with rapper Sean Combs (P. Diddy) at Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment and is now a digital entertainment & technology entrepreneur. Marco Greenberg highlights Love’s path of success in entrepreneurial thinking in his book Primitive - Tapping the Primal Drive That Powers the World's Most Successful People. Take the test How Primitive Are You? in advance to know your type and score! http://www.primitivetest.com (Zoom)

GET Ideas Competition: November

  • At the end of the semester, pitch your solutions to today’s problems faced on campus, in their communities, and globally. Prizes will be awarded to winners by category.

Past Events Recordings

Tuesday, September 1, 12-12:30 p.m.: GET & ECON 463 Information Session

Tuesday, September 1, 7 p.m.: GET-Together with Sarah Calhoun '00

  • Watch the recording on YouTube.
  • Social entrepreneur Sarah Calhoun ‘00
  • Sarah is the Founder and CEO of Red Ants Pants, a company producing factory clothing for women and hosting an annual music festival to raise funds that make the clothing affordable to customers.

Tuesday, October 6, 7 p.m.: GET-Together with Mary Ehrsam '90 - Entre-Empowerment: Driving Social Change Through Entrepreneurship

  • Watch the recording on YouTube.
  • Join our conversation with alumna Mary Ehrsam '90, President of Operation HOPE Partnerships, as she welcomes individuals from all walks of life who share their stories of determination that lead them to start businesses that benefit their communities. If you want to find out how entrepreneurship can drive social change, this event is for you!