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Arizona students compete in venture competition

Arizona's venture capital market receives boost

The third annual Arizona Collegiate Venture Competition (ACVC) is set for March 27, with twelve teams from Arizona’s three public universities competing for $30,000 in seed funding, mentorship and institutional bragging rights.    The event, which showcases Arizona’s top student startups, fosters collaboration and friendly competition among the state’s universities and highlights the statewide entrepreneurship… Read More →

ASU’s engineering schools merge


Arizona State University is merging its two successful engineering schools. The move will enhance and expand engineering education opportunities, lead to growth in the number of engineering and technology graduates, strengthen and increase the impact of research and simplify engagement for industry. This is a natural next step for ASU’s successful College of Technology and… Read More →

ASU joins STEM mentoring initiative


Today, the College of Technology and Innovation (CTI) at Arizona State University announced its partnership with the “Million Women Mentors” (MWM) initiative. MWM will launch Jan. 8, 2014 during National Mentoring Month, in Washington, D.C at the National Press Club. The initiative will support the engagement of one million science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)… Read More →