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Research Park welcome 101st business

By Lilly Mashayek

March 16, 2016


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Corporate Executive Board, CEB, the 101st company to join Research Park, opened its new Data Innovation Lab on Wednesday.Laura Frerichs, director of Research Park, said the company first showed an interest in joining the park in January 2015. “A large consulting company is something that we don’t reall...

Data analytics lab hosts grand opening in Research Park

By Lilly Mashayek

March 16, 2016


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bylineunderlineCorporate Executive Board (CEB), the 101st company to join Research Park, opened its new Data Innovation Lab Wednesday.Laura Frerichs, director of Research Park, said the company first showed an interest in joining the park in January 2015.“A large consulting company is something that we don...

Grainger Library undergoes $680,000 renovation

By Lilly Mashayek

November 19, 2015


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By Lilly Mashayek Staff writer Grainger Library is undergoing renovations that will create new collaborative spaces for students and faculty to work together on new ideas and innovations.The remodeling of the library’s lower west and center wings is currently underway with a budget of $680,000, and ...

Engineering reaches out to youth

Engineering reaches out to youth

By Vivienne Henning

September 29, 2015


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The College of Engineering hopes to use specialized outreach and the implementation of new programs to attract a more diverse student population, and they’re trying to build their future classes early on. “It is important what we do to engage more and more students, as early as possible, from und...