Venture Lab

University Liberal Arts: University Lecture Program

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students

Venture Lab

Spring 2023

Taught By: Jen van der Meer

Section: A

CRN: 7416

Credits: 3

Enrollment in this course is by permission of the instructor at the time of Spring 2023 course registration. Interested students should complete this brief survey. TThe Venture Lab is a customer discovery-led exploration and validation method that has been adapted for social impact ventures. The course incorporates business model development, customer discovery, and design thinking to support students on their path toward sustainable revenue generation and growth. Participants come away with the tools needed to plan for financial sustainability, address critical societal challenges, and demonstrate the potential for scalable impact. Preference is given to students who have already started developing their venture concept, have formed a team of two or more people, and are prepared to validate their business model in anticipation of launching their venture. Students may also form ventures with participants from outside The New School through as Continuing Education students.

The Venture Lab is an elective course for the Graduate Minor in Impact Entrepreneurship.

College: University Liberal Arts (UL)

Department: University Lecture Program (ULIB)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 30

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 12:50pm EST 11/29/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 1102

Date Range: 1/26/2023 - 5/11/2023