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Share the Vision to highlight University's pipeline of innovation

Share the Vision to highlight University's pipeline of innovation

By Emily Scott

October 6, 2015

The University’s pipeline of innovation flows stronger each year. To highlight this research, the fourth-annual “Share the Vision” technology showcase will connect researchers and start-ups with potential investors, companies and venture capitalists.Hosted by the Office of Technology Managemen...

A semester in the Capitol: junior pursues journalism internship at ABC

A semester in the Capitol: junior pursues journalism internship at ABC

January 27, 2015

Comedian Tina Fey once said, “Say yes, and you’ll figure it out afterward.” These same words inspired Molly Nagle, senior in Media, when she decided to take a semester off school and travel halfway across the country to take up an internship at ABC News in Washington D.C. Nagle wrote in an ema...

The Fashion Network RSO promotes fashion on campus

The Fashion Network RSO promotes fashion on campus

October 14, 2014

Mia Kavensky and Ilana Steelman sat at a small table in the front room of Espresso Royale on Goodwin Avenue. An idea and a passion for the fashion industry brought them together for the first time.  Steelman sipped on an iced coffee, escaping the dwindling summer heat as the two laid groundwork for ...

Google Glass improving but still not ready for public release

Google Glass improving but still not ready for public release

May 5, 2014

He just might have the coolest pair of glasses on campus. Josh Doil, senior in LAS, has fitted his prescription lenses to Google Glass, a hands-free technology device that allows many of the same functions as a smartphone, including a camera, to be displayed in a tiny glass prism above the right eye. Tho...