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Aspiring student entrepreneurs pitch startups

By Stephen Nye

November 12, 2015

Touch-feedback, affordable prosthetic hands. A positive reinforcement app designed to stop texting and driving. A product designed to help find visually similar fashion products online.Aspiring student entrepreneurs gathered Wednesday to pitch their startups to fellow students, faculty and...

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...