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University launches Entrepreneurship at Illinois iVenture Accelerator

University launches Entrepreneurship at Illinois iVenture Accelerator

By Christopher Reinhart

June 28, 2015

This year, the University launched the Entrepreneurship at Illinois iVenture Accelerator, an opportunity for 36 students in 13 groups to work on their own startup companies.The year-long program is an educational accelerator for the University’s top student startups. Students in the...

Medical marijuana shops to open in Urbana

By Christine Olivo

August 6, 2014

Urbana residents may soon see medical marijuana facilities open for business after the Urbana City Council voted unanimously at its Monday meeting to decide where and how shops can be regulated within the city. The approved zoning amendment allows Urbana to host dispensary and cultivation centers...