CUBE Social Ventures Blossom During Summer Accelerator

July 26, 2018

Over the past five years, the Campus Y’s CUBE has supported nearly 30 teams of social innovators as they put their ideas for solving the world’s greatest problems into practice. This spring, the cohort took a new course, PLCY 490 … Continued

Phyta to compete in Melbourne for Hult Prize

March 6, 2018

Editor’s Note: Congratulations to Phyta! The team has won the Hult Prize Melbourne Regional Final. Phyta, a current CUBE venture powered by Eliza Harrison (’19), Lucy Best (’19), and Emily Kian (’20), is making waves at startup competitions across the … Continued

we are Receives $125,000 Grant from Kenan Charitable Trust

February 12, 2018

“All of my life experiences up to this point have prepared me for this very moment,” said Ronda Taylor Bullock in a Facebook post Tuesday, January 30. Bullock announced that her organization we are (working to extend anti-racist education) has … Continued

Meet the CUBE 4.0 Teams

November 21, 2017

CUBE has selected 14 teams to participate in its 2017-2018 CUBE 4.0 program. This year’s participants, whose interests span from climate change to mental health in Pakistan, will join CUBE’s growing roster of change-makers. Over the past five years the … Continued

CUBE Announces 2017-2018 Cohort

November 13, 2017

On Thursday, November 16 CUBE 4.0 teams will gather as a cohort for the first time to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week and participate in team building activities and an initial design thinking session with HQ Raleigh’s Liz Tracy. CUBE has … Continued

MedServe Scores New Business Mentors

September 29, 2017

When MedServe co-founders Anne Steptoe and Patrick O’Shea signed on to grow their venture idea with CUBE in the fall of 2015, they dreamed of transforming the lives of future health care providers and underserved communities. In just two years, … Continued

Marketing Guru Hosts Lunch and Learn at Launch Chapel Hill

September 19, 2016

by Emory Nager On Monday, September 12, CUBE, the Campus Y’s social innovation incubator, held an event at Launch Chapel Hill, a local startup incubator. Speaking at the event was Bob Thust, former Director of Corporate Brand and Marketing at … Continued

CUBE Pitch Party Brings Social Venture Ideas to Life

September 1, 2016

On August 12, CUBE, Carolina’s social innovation incubator, held a pitch party to showcase the concepts behind its new cohort of social ventures. The pitch party, held at the Top of the Hill on Franklin St., was the culmination of … Continued