The Commons

The Commons provides hands on entrepreneurial educational experience for any motivated student at 23+ colleges throughout the entire state of Wisconsin.


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Engagement Details

The Commons is a skills accelerator program that provides students, from across 25+ WI Colleges, the opportunity to enhance their communication, collaboration, creativity and critical-thinking skills. Students form cross-functional teams to exercise entrepreneurship by applying their new skills on either a local corporate challenge or an idea they want to bring to life. Corporate Partners that have been involved with The Commons includes Briggs & Stratton, Direct Supply, Kohl’s, Rexnord, Brady Corporation, Church Mutual Insurance Company, American Family Insurance, Manpower Group and more.