UK student entrepreneurs place in the money at Idea State U regionals

All four University of Kentucky teams placed in the money at the Idea State U state business competition regionals. The undergraduate and graduate students won a total $3,000 for presenting their business concepts and business plans to a panel of judges.

New sustainable and recyclable consumer products brand wins UK Venture Challenge

University of Kentucky architecture graduate student Mark Manczyk won the UK Venture Challenge and a $1,500 scholarship with his business idea, "re.3." Second place and $1,000 went to Phillip Gordon with "Nomad Apparel." The "FinanceU" team of Michael Lewis and TJ Barnett won third place and $500.