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Top ten tech stories: from exploding hoverboards to protein-enhanced beer

Top ten tech stories: from exploding hoverboards to protein-enhanced beer

By Lilly Mashayek

May 9, 2016


Filed under Campus Life, News, Top Stories

From exploding hoverboards to protein-enhanced beer, this year had its fair share of intriguing and notable tech stories in the news. Along with an increasing emphasis on entrepreneurial opportunities, students and staff at the University made their mark in the tech world. Here’s a look at this year’...

Research Park welcome 101st business

By Lilly Mashayek

March 16, 2016


Filed under News

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


Filed under News

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...