Entrepreneurship & Innovation

  1. March 19, 2015

    Forrest to receive 2015 Distinguished University Innovator Award

    Stephen Forrest, former vice president for research, has been selected to receive U-M’s Distinguished University Innovator Award for 2015.

  2. March 11, 2015

    Students compete to find innovative solutions to public health challenges

    Thirteen multidisciplinary student teams will showcase their high-, low- and no-tech solutions for various public health problems at the Innovation in Action competition.

  3. February 17, 2015

    Graduate students to pitch Detroit industrial redevelopment ideas

    The 2015 U-M Social Impact Challenge Finals on Wednesday will evaluate graduate student proposals for creative redevelopment of an abandoned Detroit industrial site.

  4. February 12, 2015

    Health care project gets $1.4M Third Century Initiative grant

    U-M researchers have received a $1.4 million, three-year Phase II grant from the Third Century Initiative to develop, test and deploy health care technologies.

  5. February 12, 2015

    U-M funds another round of engaged-learning projects

    The university has awarded funding for another 18 projects under the Transforming Learning for a Third Century portion of the Third Century Initiative.

  6. February 11, 2015

    U-M startup acquired by electrical services company

    Electric Field Solutions, a U-M startup that uses technology developed to measure electric fields on Mars, has been acquired a gas and electrical industries service company.

  7. February 9, 2015

    New campaign showcases student innovation across campus

    A new university campaign to celebrate student innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship kicks off across campus Thursday with the ICE Winter Blast.

  8. January 26, 2015

    Program helping young children learn to be makers

    The School of Information’s Michigan Makers course gives U-M students practice with mentorship and helps elementary school students share the joy of making things by hand.

  9. January 21, 2015

    MHacks shapes the hackathon culture it helped create

    Since starting in 2013, MHacks has grown from a just-for-fun challenge to a sophisticated operation that  is advancing the hackathon culture it helped to establish.

  10. January 20, 2015

    Nominations for Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prizes due Feb. 2

    The deadline is Feb. 2 for those who wish to nominate examples of outstanding teaching for the 2015 Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize.