Triple Impact Challenge - November 6, 2014

Sponsored by the Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership


Challenge where Elon student teams address with developing solutions to social problems on campus or in the broader community. Teams research their chosen issue and present their solution to a panel of judges.

Culmination Event

Thursday, November 6, 2014
4:00 p.m.
Global Village 103 Media Room

Benefits of Student Participation

  • Engage in a challenge
  • Connect with professionals in the field the student is interested in pursuing
  • Develop problem-solving skills
  • Add value to the local community

Description & Culminating Event

Students from different disciplines will first learn the process of identifying problems. After teams identify a problem of interest, they will conduct field research to validate the problem. Teams will then work together to develop a solution. During the culminating event on Nov. 6, teams will showcase solutions during a 7 minute presentation with university leaders, alumni and students. Judges will measure potential impact and prizes will be announced.


1st Place: Lunch with President Leo M. Lambert
2nd & 3rd Place: Gift certificates to Applebee's and Panera



Kevin O'Mara
Executive Director, Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership
(336) 278-5929