Month: April 2022

TAMUCC hosts seventh annual Buc Days Ideas Challenge business competition for students

3 teams of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi learners pitched their original business enterprise strategies to a panel of judges at the seventh annual Buc Times Thoughts Obstacle Wednesday.

The “Shark Tank”-like enterprise principle levels of competition is open to all Islander students and presents them a way to check a company plan, technologies or innovations in a competitive location.

The first-put group was awarded $2,500 and sophisticated to contend at the Raymond Suggestions Challenge at the Mays Company College at Texas A&M University in Higher education Station. They also gained absolutely free Whataburger for a 12 months.

Second place was awarded $1,500 and third position $1,000. All 3 finalists been given a a person-calendar year membership to the Coastal Bend Small business Innovation Center Scholar Incubator — a software developed to help shoppers in the early stage of enhancement on their organization undertaking.

Jordyn Barker (left) and Caleb Thomas took home first place at the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi's seventh annual Ideas Challenge showcase with their rodeo app idea Wednesday, April 20, 2022. Michael Denton and Dawson Pietsch won second place for their soap tablet idea and Genevieve Ridgway won third for her wine recommendation website.

Jordyn Barker (left) and Caleb Thomas took