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Keith Schacht: Bringing Back the Mystery of Science

Keith Schacht: Bringing Back the Mystery of Science

7/29/2014

Looking back, Illinois alumni, Keith Schacht had no idea that participating in the Cozad Competition as a student would have such an impact on his future career. 

Hashtagr: Your SOCIAL Search Engine

Hashtagr: Your SOCIAL Search Engine

7/25/2014

Hashtagr is a search engine toolbox that accumulates various posts from social media sites into a simple and easy to use platform.   

Zach Tratar: Still Feeling the Entrepreneurial

Zach Tratar: Still Feeling the Entrepreneurial "Vibe" (Pun Intended)

7/22/2014

When former Illinois student, Zach Tratar was given a chance to work for a new Silicon Valley startup, Backplane, it was an offer that he could not refuse.

Miss Possible: UI Startup Inspiring Girls to Change the World

Miss Possible: UI Startup Inspiring Girls to Change the World

7/16/2014

When you were little girl (or boy) what did you want to be when you grew up? An astronaut? A ballerina? The purple Power Ranger? 

NSF I-Corps: Jump-starting University Innovation in Illinois

NSF I-Corps: Jump-starting University Innovation in Illinois

6/30/2014

One day the airplane you fly on will be safer because its GPS device uses authentication technology being commercialized out of the lab of Professor Grace Gao at the University of Illinois. 

Entrepreneurial Living-Learning Communities Share Best Practices at the Third Annual Roundtable

Entrepreneurial Living-Learning Communities Share Best Practices at the Third Annual Roundtable

6/13/2014

In 2012, the Innovation Living-Learning Community (LLC) within the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign created the Entrepreneurial Living-Learning Community Roundtable (ELLC) 

Wearable Device Technology & Projection Mapping Startup Win Top Prizes at Cozad New Venture Competition

Wearable Device Technology & Projection Mapping Startup Win Top Prizes at Cozad New Venture Competition

4/29/2014 5:11:00 PM

The 14th Annual Cozad New Venture Competition that started in January has finally named two grand prize winners: Rithmio and Lumenous Co. Nearly 120 teams applied for this...

$20,000 Illinois Innovation Prize Awarded to Advancements in Unusual Electronics

$20,000 Illinois Innovation Prize Awarded to Advancements in Unusual Electronics

4/29/2014 5:05:00 PM

$20,000 Illinois Innovation Prize Awarded to Advancements in Unusual Electronics   Canan Dagdeviren, PhD Candidate in Materials Science and Engineering, was recognized for outstanding innovation by...

News Gazette: Pacemaker pioneer honored

News Gazette: Pacemaker pioneer honored

4/29/2014 1:51:00 PM

A Turkish native whose grandfather passed away at a young age because of heart failure and...

$20,000 ILLINOIS INNOVATION PRIZE FINALISTS CHOSEN

$20,000 ILLINOIS INNOVATION PRIZE FINALISTS CHOSEN

4/23/2014 12:18:00 PM

The University of Illinois is a world leader in research, innovation and leadership.

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