Advising for Discovery: Entrepreneurship and Creative Projects at UC Berkeley

Monday, November 7, 2022 | 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Great numbers of students seek to get involved in entrepreneurial and creative projects, and UC Berkeley has a growing collection of opportunities to support these students. This session brings together faculty and staff experts in these domains to help you understand HOW to discuss entrepreneurial and creative project pathways with your students and WHERE to direct your students to help them get started.

Moderator: Sean Burns, Discovery Hub


  • Rich Lyons, Chief Innovation & Entrepreneurship Officer
  • Laura Hassner, Berkeley Changemaker
  • Lisa Wymore, Faculty Director, Arts + Design
  • Evelyn Thorne, Creative Discovery Advisor, Discovery Hub / Arts + Design
  • Elinor Gregorio, Director of Academic & Student Affairs, Haas / Discovery Advising Council 
  • Michael Mansfield, Academic Advisor & Lecturer, TDPS

If you require an accommodation for effective communication (ASL interpreting/CART captioning, alternative media formats, etc.) to fully participate in this event, please email with as much advance notice as possible and at least 7-10 days in advance of the event.

Advising for Discovery Entrepreneurship and Creative Projects at UC Berkeley