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Mar 31, 2017

Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament gives student entrepreneurs opportunity to win up to $54,000 for their business ideas

This year, WiSys Technology Foundation partnered with the UW-Extension to expand and enhance the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament (WBIT), a UW System student entrepreneurship competition where the winner goes on to compete on an international stage. The competition will be held April 22 at the Discovery Building in Madison and is open to the public.

Mar 31, 2017

UW-Eau Claire research team involved in significant Holocaust history discovery

A research team from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire was on hand to take part in research on a recently discovered notable piece of Holocaust history.

Mar 28, 2017

Team VetNex wins 2017 Innovation Challenge held at UW-River Falls

Team Vetnex won the Innovation Challenge held at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.

Mar 28, 2017

Fox Valley area colleges gear up for collegiate entrepreneurial competition

Fox Valley area colleges are getting ready for 'The Pitch', the first annual entrepreneurial competition that will bring together some of brightest students from Northeast Wisconsin.

Mar 28, 2017

UW-River Falls Chancellor named to state investment committee

UW-River Falls Chancellor Dean Van Galen has been named as the UW Chancellor member of the Ideavance Advancement Committee.

Mar 28, 2017

Grant provides opportunity for veterans to earn free entrepreneurship and business training

Thanks to a state grant and a partnership with Bunker Labs Wisconsin, Wisconsin veterans and their immediate family members can now earn free entrepreneurship and business training.

Mar 28, 2017

UW-Stout anthropologists track impact of clean water project in Ecuador

UW-Stout associate professor Tina Lee and her student researcher, senior social science major Damien Adamski, recently returned from a trip to Ecuador, where they accompanied a group of UW-Madison engineers installing a clean water system in the village of Tabuga.

Mar 15, 2017

UW-Stevens Point professor helps show another side of science

UW-Stevens Point professor Justin Sipiorski has found a place for his artistic talent inside the science classroom.

Mar 15, 2017

UW-Stevens Point energy educator presented with award

A UW-Stevens Point energy educator has been recognized as an Educator of the Year by Seventhwave.