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Startup fair offers diverse career opportunities for students

By Dan Corry

February 11, 2016


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For the fourth time at the University, the entrepreneurial organization, Illinois Founders, will host a startup career fair.“Our mission is to help students gain the skills they need to be successful entrepreneurs, and also to expose students to entrepreneurship,” said Jay Bensal, senior in compute...

YouTube founding team member shares advice with fellow Illini

By Aaron Navarro

October 25, 2015


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In the 14 years since she left the University, Christina Brodbeck has made a name for herself; but the foundation for her career began on the Urbana campus, she said.Brodbeck, recipient of the 2015 LAS Outstanding Young Alumni Award, an original YouTube team member and class of 2001 alumna, spoke at a networking sem...

University startup teaches languages in a unique way

University startup teaches languages in a unique way

By Chris Reinhart

July 19, 2015


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FlipWord, a University startup, has a new approach to language learning. The company created a Web browser extension that takes various words on websites and changes some of them to a language of the visitor's choice.“FlipWord works by intelligently picking certain words out of ...

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