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Lehigh Valley LaunchBox Holds Gig-Economy Themed Summer Camp at Perkiomen School

The Morning Call – By Rachel Shin on July 9, 2022

PENNSBURG, Pa. –  For seven years, Penn State’s Lehigh Valley LaunchBox has held a business-learning summer camp, Teen Entrepreneur Challenge, for high schoolers, culminating in a “Shark Tank”-style competition.

The program went online for two years during the pandemic, and now it is back in person, instructing a cohort of 13 budding entrepreneurs on how to navigate such cultural phenomena as the Great Resignation and the widespread reconsideration of 9-5 jobs.

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