Charles Zhang wins Rubin School’s Elevator Competition—with judges Mark Roesler, founder CMG Worldwide and Dawn Brockey, ’98, founder of Culver Coffee Company.

Charles Zhang wins Elevator Competition with judges Mark Roesler and Dawn Brockey, ’98


Charles Zhang’s ‘Channel Abroad’ wins ’16 Miclot Business Plan Competition

Ron Rubin with Culver delegation

Ron Rubin hosts Culver delegation for April strategy session

Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann told students from the Ron Rubin School of the Entrepreneur at Culver Academies

Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann talks with students from the Ron Rubin School


From novice to owner thanks to Rubin School experience

Mitchell Kokko is a first-classman running an online business and headed for Notre Dame next fall. Read all about it!


Rubin Café opens for business

Senior Gabrielle Wells wins @ IU's Kelley School

Gabrielle Wells Wins at IU’s Kelley School



The School for the Entrepreneur hosts several business competitions each year. These events inspire students to hone their presentation skills. They win great prizes, too!

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Memorial Building Lounge

Memorial Building Lounge

Dr. Jill Kickul

Dr. Jill Kickul


Our Mission

The Ron Rubin School for the Entrepreneur was founded in 2006. Through interaction with successful entrepreneurs, field trips to exciting destinations, and challenging competitions, Culver students gain a greater appreciation for the entrepreneurial spirit.

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The Miclot Business Plan Competition – $5,000.00 first prize for 2015

Thanks to an endowment by Andy and Sharlene Miclot of Austin, Texas, The Ron Rubin School for the Entrepreneur's Miclot Opportunity Assessment Competition provides Culver

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Field Trips – Where Theory Meets Practice

The Ron Rubin School for the Entrepreneur provides Culver students with the opportunity to travel widely to tap the brainpower of outstanding faculty at internationally p

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Guest Entrepreneurs

The Entrepreneur-in-Residence program brings nationally recognized entrepreneurs to campus to provide Culver students with a variety of venues for engagement and interact

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