Now Everyone's an Entrepreneur

Colleges are teaching undergraduates how to be self-starters. But what does that really mean?

Greg Kahn, GRAIN

Abdullah Abdurrah (left) and Chase Brignac, students at the U. of Maryland at College Park, work on a new part 
for a 3-D printer at Startup Shell, a student-founded nonprofit incubator.
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By the time she was a junior, Mackenzie Burnett had put herself on course for a career in foreign policy. Her résumé was stacked with government internships, extensive service work, and a stellar academic record at the University of Maryland.


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