This page lists the resources available on the Farrell Center website

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Sigma Nu Tau Penn State Chapter | Application deadline: February 10, 2020 
Penn State became an inaugural member of the Sigma Nu Tau Entrepreneurship Honor Society in 2019, and we plan to significantly grow our presence this year. We are currently accepting applications for entrepreneurship teaching faculty (including part-time instructors) and anyone enrolled in the CIENT major or ENTI minor.

Faculty Membership Application | Student Membership Application 

Benefits include: 

  • Lifetime membership and recognition
  • Congratulatory letter
  • Membership certificate
  • Honor society lapel pin
  • 1-year subscription to Entrepreneur magazine 
  • Honor cord for graduation (sponsored by Farrell Center)
  • Induction ceremony 

Year-round campus and community organizations are available to engage the entrepreneurial spirit in the State College area. To learn more please visit

Lion Launchpad - Entrepreneurship living option offering mentoring, programs and community for incoming freshman.

Garber Center for Venture Captial - $5 million Smeal College of Business MBA student-run venture fund that makes private equity investments in early-stage technology-based companies.

Happy Valley LaunchBox - Signature program of Invent Penn State, a Commonwealth-wide initiative to spur economic development, job creation, and student career success. Great for early-stage start-ups. All programs and services are open to the public. 
Spring Speaker Series

New Leaf Initiative - CoWorking, Community, Connection, and Collaboration opportunities for fellow freelancers, remote workers, solo-preneurs, social-preneurs, and small businesses in the State College area.
Interested to find out more about New Leaf? Schedule a tour or attend their weekly Ask Me Anything Coffee Session!