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Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Applications are Now Open For ThinkChicago:Chicago Ideas Week 2014

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Applications are Now Open For ThinkChicago:Chicago Ideas Week 2014

9/2/2014

Program Will Bring 150 of the Midwest’s Top Technology and Engineering Students to Chicago; 450 Students Have Participated Since 2011

Destination DESIGNATION for Aspiring Designers and Developers

Destination DESIGNATION for Aspiring Designers and Developers

8/22/2014

Kevin Yun had his first spark of entrepreneurship with his social fitness app Fitsby. 

Recommendations from Recomonk

Recommendations from Recomonk

8/6/2014

While studying at the University of Illinois, Tarun Malik had the idea to fill the gap between one’s address book and their LinkedIn account. 

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) 

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