2020 MN CUP Division Showcases [Online] August 4th-August 14th
In its 16th Season, MN Cup is excited to showcase the top ten startups competing in each of our nine divisions. These founders are each vying for the $30,000 in seed capital awarded to division winners and the chance to compete for the $50,000 Grand Prize in September. Join Tuesday, August 4th through Friday, August 14th online for a chance to see each semifinalist share their business before they move on to the final round.
COVID-19 and Labor Market Impacts [Webinar] on August 6th, 1-2p.m.
Professor Morris Kleiner and 2020 Master of Public Policy graduate Nick Stumo-Langer will seek to dissect the following questions surrounding COVID-19 and the labor market:
- What impact did public policies responding to the health crisis to mandate business closures have on the labor market, including unemployment and wage changes by sectors in the economy?
- How did the government impact the health care sector by relaxing occupational licensing policies?
- What are the implications for a potential recovery, and what will be the income distribution effects?
Business Librarians - Virtual Office Hours with the Toaster on Fridays from 1-3p.m.
Writing a research paper or business plan and not sure where to start? Interested in what is behind a company, product, or service? Connect with an expert via Toaster Office Hours. Maggie Parra, Library Associate in Business Research Services is available most Fridays, from 1-3:00 pm. Sign up here to schedule in advance or explore additional virtual programming at z.umn.edu/toaster-calendar