Citi Ventures x Parsons ELab Virtual Design Challenge Fall 2020

Participate in a virtual design challenge with Parsons ELab & Citi Ventures to help create more equitable opportunities for learning & professional development, wealth-building careers & underrepresentation in different kinds of labor. Challenge runs from October 30th – November 5th, 2020! Winning price: $750 cash prize and a day in the life of a Citi Venture team member in NYC… Read more →

CitiVentures x Parsons ELab Design Sprint Spring 2020

The Parsons ELab and CitiVentures are hosting a brainstorming design sprint on March 11th! The day will consist of a  workshop, lunch, sharing session and a networking hour in the afternoon. The winning prize will be a day in the life of a CitiVenture team member in NYC with an amazing opportunity to meet top executives at CitiVentures and the… Read more →

ELAB Fireside chat Go Fund Yourself| Oct 10 /19

  ELAB Fellows had the opportunity to pitch to these established entrepreneurs garnering valuable feedback and insights on their business development models. Shawn Nelson graduated from the University of Utah.[3] In 1995, he made his first “not-bean bag” from shredded foam camp mattresses. Nelson founded LoveSac in 1998.[4][5] He hired a few college friends who helped him produce the “sacs” until Limited Too ordered 12,000 Lovesacs.… Read more →

Join us for ELAB Demo Day 2019

  Join us for the ELab Demo Day 2019 as our fellows take us on the journey of how they turned their ideas into thriving business ventures. Our startups will be pitching their businesses in front of the ELab community, potential investors, mentors, advisors and future team members! Mark your calendars for final presentations from the 2019 cohort: Where: Arnhold… Read more →

Elab Alumni Spotlight – Hasin & Samiha Ahmed

  ELAB Fellow Spotlight: Hasin I. Ahmed Interview by: Sasha Charlemagne   Hasin     Since launching Taratari  three years ago, you have co-founded two other companies with your sister Samiha — Burdie and Honest Social.  Do you think of yourself as a serial entrepreneur?  How would you describe that inner journey from idea to launch?     I have… Read more →

Midway 2019 | April 29 / 19

The past April 29th, ELab Fellows shared their 4-month progress stories since they joined the 12-Month Fellowship Program in front of an audience of judges, investors, and the New School entrepreneurial community. The premise was: What does it look like to start a startup from the inside?  and to answer it each of the fellows got 5 minutes to present… Read more →