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Alan Leong
B CUSP 133
Bothell Campus

Freshman Interest Group

Provides a range of educational experiences that are able to move both within and beyond the traditional classroom. Experiences include options such as participation in undergraduate research, community engagement, and on-campus groups organized around themes of common interest.

Class description

This course is aimed at those who want an intro to the different ways of running a business. It's for those who want to be key employees or owners of new ventures. Who are these owners? They are:

Guys and gals…creating the next company; Brave souls that are birthing new products and services to market; Saints starting schools, churches, and not-for-profits. - Guy Kawasaki in Art of the Start

The primary objective: to acquaint you with the critical issues associated with different types of startups.

Student learning goals

You will interview owners and learn the critical issues that occurred within each phase of the business: from womb to tomb.

HINT: You may find such people within existing community resources such as the Entrepreneurs Network and SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives).

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Alan Leong
Date: 01/24/2007