CLAS 3000-001: Making an Impact: Ideas to Action

Do you want to make an impact in the world?

Have you ever thought you had a great idea but weren't sure how to translate your idea into action? Are you interested in learning what entrepreneurship really means (hint: it's not just about creating businesses)? Would you like to learn how cultivating an entrepreneurial mindset can benefit you throughout your personal and professional life? Gain critical skills while making an impact. 

If so, this class is for you! 

Ventureprise is partnering with LEADS to offer this unique class that provides support and mentorship as you learn how you can make an impact in the world. We will provide the tools you need to successfully transition your ideas to action. You even have the chance to compete to win cash and other great prizes by participating in 49er Impact during the semester! This class is for anyone who is interested in making an impact, whether you already have an idea you want to develop or simply want to explore the possibilities. 

  • Instructors: Laura Smailes and Dr. Jennifer Warner

  • CLAS 3000-001, CRN 15403, 2 credit hours

  • Open to students with sophomore or higher standing

  • Tuesdays, 2:30pm-4:30pm

Interested and looking to learn more? 

Contact Ventureprise Assistant Director and course co-instructor, Laura Smailes at