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Governor Scott Walker last week appointed two new members to the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents.
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.
Former UW-La Crosse student Eric Leis recently discovered a new parasite species in the gills of Mississippi River catfish and named the new critter after his former mentor, Becky Lasee, who was also the wife of his late former professor.
Husband and wife team Jim and Teresa Maerzke recently launched a special campaign aimed at providing injured veterans with their technology for a new, "pain-free" wheelchair.
As part of its 2017 Innovation Generation program, the Small Business Development Center at UW-La Crosse has announced the “UWL Innovation Lab” to guide student entrepreneurs with tools and resources that help business dreams become realities.
The Association of Energy Engineers recently honored UW-La Crosse with one of 60 awards worldwide for its energy efficiency and renewable energy efforts on campus.
UW-La Crosse students and officials celebrated Wednesday the construction of a new science building on campus.
WiSys saw a record number- 61- of disclosures from UW System innovators last fiscal year. We also rounded out our Regional Associate team, with offices on each of the 11 regional comprehensive campuses, allowing us to focus even more on campus involvement through competitions, workshops and forums. You can read all about our outstanding year in WiSys' 2015-16 Annual Report.
Every year, WiSys collaborates with UW System Administration to offer three faculty grant programs: the Applied Research Grant (ARG), Applied Research-WiSys Technology Grant (AR-WiTAG) and Prototype Development Fund (PDF). This year, 12 projects were funded, totaling more than $515,000.
WiSys Technology Foundation has partnered with the UW-Extension to expand and enhance the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament, a UW System undergraduate entrepreneurship competition.