Over Fall Quarter, the Bruin Entrepreneurs Tech Team has been developing a new website to complement our rebranding efforts. We officially launched this January at bruinentrepreneurs.org and really wanted to share our journey.

Branding BE: A word from our Design Team

Bruin Entrepreneurs had the idea of doing a whole club rebranding on the back burner for a…


Bruin Entrepreneurs’ board members at Lake Arrowhead for their annual winter retreat.

With over a 45,000 student body, the task of cultivating a vibrant entrepreneurial community at UCLA may seem daunting and infeasible to most.

Yet Bruin Entrepreneurs takes on this challenge, hustling to serve UCLA undergrads through campus-wide initiatives such as 1000 Pitches, Startup Fair, Designathon, Startup Labs, VC Series and…


It starts with a pitch not-so-pefect

What comes into mind when you think of a gaming company? Blizzard Entertainment? Activision? What about Slack?

It turns out that before this powerful and playful workplace messaging platform became the success story it is today, its origin story is that of a video game named Glitch.

The game was a casual, 2D browser-based game that utilized chat rooms and encouraged collaborative crafting and gathering activities. Glitch…


Bruin Entrepreneurs President Emily Chung hosted the panel with guest speakers Hao Nguyen, Cody Swain, & Anshul Aggarwal (left to right)

How Do You Know If Startups Are Right For You?

In our sixth Weekly Nights event, Bruin Entrepreneurs shared their experiences working at a startup. Our panelists included UCLA students and Bruin Entrepreneurs board members Hao Nguyen from Playfull, Cody Swain from iBeat, and Anshul Aggarwal from Helix.

The three are computer science majors who have worked as software engineers…


We notice that we get a lot of students asking: “What do you do at Bruin Entrepreneurs?” We decided that maybe this recap post would help answer this question. The 2017–2018 academic year was a great year for Bruin Entrepreneurs (BE), full of exciting new events and ideas. Here’s a…


Designathon was a day-long event hosted by Bruin Entrepreneurs and Creative Labs with the goal of fostering a community of designers at UCLA.

On top of participating in a 3 hour competition, student designers and creatives from diverse backgrounds and skill levels had the opportunity to participate in workshops and…


Kiel Berry @ Bruin Entrepreneurs Weekly Nights — 05/28

On Tuesday, Kiel Berry, EVP of the Machine Shop, walked into the UCLA James Wooden Center and gave one of the most interesting talks that the crowd had ever heard. He was engaging, interactive, and informative- the perfect trio. By walking…


Peter Thiel can be accredited to some of the most path-breaking technological ventures of Silicon Valley. His illustrious ventures include co-founding PayPal, Palantir and being one of the early investors in social media giant –Facebook. …


We are excited to reveal the teams that from the program for Fall 2014! At our incubator program, we focus on providing students with access to mentorship, co-working space, and resources to further their startup development.

We will have a Demo Day on Tuesday (12/09) at the Games Lounge, John…


What the LaunchPad does is to create possibilities for futures that most American undergraduates have never had.” - Dr. William Green, Co-Founder, University of Miami LaunchPad

The college based entrepreneurship foster program successfully began at the University of Michigan in 2010 and has now spread to Ohio, Pennsylvania, Florida, Montana…

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