Accelerate in the News

The Bay State Banner | 04.29.2015
CityStart Boston to hold four-week Program

BetaBoston | 04.21.2015
New CityStart Hackathon wants to spread innovation to more neighborhoods

MarketWired | 04.21.2015
CityStart Boston Looks to Spread the Innovation Economy Across the Entire City

WN | 04.16.2015
Pitch Round Funds Teams with Environmental and Creative Focuses (Wentworth Institute of Technology)

Wentworth News | 04.15.2015
PitchRound Celebrates Creativity in Several Realms

Woonsocket Call | 03.14.2015
Local students on team developing concussion trauma detector

The Gardner News | 03.06.2015
A Career Head Start

The Call | 03.15.2015
Detection and Protection Team Up

Wentworth News | 02.23.2015
Agents of Invention

BBJ | Healthcare Inc. | 12.22.2014
Local college startups grab honors, free support services at MIT Throwdown

BostInno | 12.22.2014
Wentworth’s Accelerate Awards 10 Student Startups with a Collective $43K

WIT Magazine | Features | 12.18.2014
Cuppow Runneth Over

WIT Magazine | Featured News | 12.18.2014
Light Vest, Heavy Impact

WIT Magazine | Featured News | 12.18.2014
Fashioning an Elegant Solution

WIT Magazine | Featured News | 12.18.2014
Steering Towards Entrepreneurship

WIT Magazine | Portfolio | 12.18.2014
Moped Mojo

BBJ | Healthcare Inc. | 11.20.2014
Local college startups grab honors, free support services at MIT Throwdown

The Daily Free Press | 11.19.2014
Gentoo MIT enterprise

The Daily Free Press | 11.19.2014
BU Startup Places first in inter-collegiate tech competition (Wentworth Gentoo 3rd Place)

Forward Geek | 11.19.2014
Boston University’s Downtyme Wins MITEF Cambridge Beantown Throwdown (Wentworth Gentoo 3rd Place)

Wentworth News | 11.19.2014
Gentoo Places Third at Beantown Throwdown

BostInno | 11.14.2014
Meet the 9 Student Startups Battling It Out in the Beantown Throwdown

BostInno | 09.15.2014
Wentworth Students bring Innovation to the Franklin Park Zoo

BostInno | 07.31.2014
Three Local College Students are Innovating the Budding Medical Marijuana Industry

Boston Business Journal | 06.20.2014
Hackathon + Social Entrepreneurs = Urban Problems

BostInno | 06.18.2014
How Wentworth Students are Rethinking the Zoo

Boston Globe | Change Makers | 06.13.2014
6 College Startup Programs Beyond MIT and Harvard

BostInno | 06.10.2014
This is College Students’ Change to Bring Innovation to Every Boston Neighborhoods

WIT Magazine | 05.14.2014
Innovation on Huntington

WIT Magazine | 05.13.2014
Life Vest

The Boston Globe | 04.27.2014
In Boston area, tech colonies bloom

BostInno | 04.14.2014
Wentworth Revamps & Ramps Up its Entrepreneurship Efforts

BetaBoston | 04.16.2014
MassChallenge grad Gentoo tackles the much-neglected medical supplies market

The Boston Globe | 01.06.2014
Boston offers grit, glamour in shared startup spaces

Essential Design | 11.25.2013
College Think Tank Boston | 11.22.2013
Acceleration: The Story of Gentoo [part 3]

WIT Magazine | 11.21.2013
Honor Roll (featuring Gentoo)

Sampan | 11.19.2013
CollegeThinkTank Boston tackles Funding for Small Business

BostInno | 11.18.2013
Wentworth Awards $13k to Four Product-Focused Student Startups | 11.14.2013
Accelerate hosts 4th Pitchfest Event

BBJ | 11.13.2013
Future home of Accelerate! – Wentworth to Build $350M Huntington Ave Project

BostInno | 11.06.2013
100 Boston-Area Students Attempt to Tackle the biggest Problem Facing Small Businesses

BostInno | 11.04.2013
Announcing the 50 on Fire Finalists for Education

BostInno | 10.25.2013
College Think Tank Boston – City Office trying to innovate at the Speed of Boston’s Startup Community | 10.22.2013
Solving Problems that Matter [Social Innovation Lab] | 10.11.2013
Acceleration: The Story of Gentoo [part 2] | 08.28.2013
Acceleration: The Story of Gentoo [part 1]

.DAT | 07.24.2013
CollegeThinkTank Boston + Video

BostInno | 06.14.2013
CollegeThinkTank Boston

Boston Herald | 05.30.2013
CollegeThinkTank Boston: Students full of ideas for vacant storefronts

Boston Business Journal | 05.24.2013
People on the Move: Jeanne Dasaro, Innovator-in-Residence at Wentworth

BostInno | 05.24.2013
Wentworth Announces Social Innovation Lab and Innovator-in-Residence

BostInno | 04.23.2013
Wentworth Accelerates Student Entrepreneurship, Splitting $23,500 between Five Startups | 03.22.2013
Speed Networking – Wentworth and Emerson students exchange ideas during an Accelerate networking event

WIT Magazine | 02.11.2013
Start Me Up

WIT Magazine | 02.11.2013
Hands On the Wheel

The Sun Journal | 01.27.2013
Face Time, Ben Nadeau Electromechanical Engineer Extraordinaire

The Reminder | 01.24.2013
Aspiring biomedical engineer looks to revolutionize treatment options

Rockland County Times | 01.03.2013
North Rockland Innovators Rise to the Challenge; Earn 6000 in Startup Competition

Boston Globe | 12.25.2012
Old school meet new school: How universities are adapting to build entrepreneurs

Monadnock Ledger Transcript | 12.17.2012
ConVal graduates win funds to launch their invention

BostInno | 12.12.2012
50 Student Startup Ideas That Received Funding in 2012 from Boston’s Colleges & Universities

Hull Times | 12.06.2012
Residents pumped over team’s win for chemo pump design

BostInno | 11.27.12
Wentworth Accelerate Funds Teams for 25+K | 11.20.2012
Pitchfest a success + Funded teams from the second iteration of Accelerate.
Accelerate funds five. Innovation + Entrepreneurship Challenge gives out $25,500

BostInno | 11.16.2012
Wentworth Embraces It’s Entrepreneurial Mindset and Turns Students’ Ideas Into Reality | Innovation Economy | 09.25.2012
Accelerate becomes player among other startup incubators in the Boston ecosystem.
Old school meet new school: How universities are adapting to build entrepreneurs | The Hive | 09.24.2012
Pelkey Design in good company with other college startups #AIM4E – Congrats to Taxi Right Now.

Boston Globe Editorial | 09.14.2012
Reinventing the wheels of the pedicab

Boston Globe Print Edition | 09.10.2012
Wentworth graduates build a better pedicab | Innovation Economy | 09.04.2012
Pelkey Design [Eric Crouch, BMET’12 + John Pelkey, BIND’12], top funded 10K Accelerate team presents pedicab protoype.
After hundreds of miles pedaling around Boston, two Wentworth grads reinvent the pedicab | 07.03.2012
Entrepreneurs Take Center Stage | 06.28.2012
Awesome Products featured in Wentworth’s news section the day of the Pitchfest, where they were funded with $7500.
Musicmaker for the Masses

Boston Herald | 06.10.2012 + Businessweek | 06.10.2012
Awesome Products [Eric Warncke, John Amichetti Jr., Matt Shrago BCOS’14, Robert Moss BCOS’14], funded Accelerate team featured.
Make note of Cambridge startup

BostInno | 04.10.2012
Sean Smith, our Entrepreneur-in-Residence for Accelerate Summer 2012, was featured with his Haiti App.
Wentworth Student Creates App to Help Haiti Recover from Disaster & Reach 911 Relief