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Duke in Chicago

Duke in Chicago is a six-week, two-credit Summer undergraduate program for entrepreneurs who love the arts and for artists who want to become entrepreneurial. Through meetings, internships, mentorships, and site visits with prominent individuals in arts-related fields, students gain valuable knowledge of how arts entrepreneurs have shaped the development of Chicago’s unique theater, music, dance, visual arts, and comedy scene. Special guests have included representatives from Second City, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Leo Burnett Worldwide, and the Joffrey Ballet, among others.

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