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Event Notices From March 14

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2013

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Michigan Young Entrepreneurs Honored

Last week, the Lansing-based Prima Civitas Foundation recognized the winners of its recent 2012 Young Innovators Competition by distributing more than $10,000 in cash prizes at an awards ceremony in East Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2013

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Prima Civitas Extends Entry For Young Innovator Ideas

The Prima Civitas Foundation, through its C.S. Mott Foundation-supported entrepreneurship initiative Moving Ideas to Market, has launched its fourth annual Young Innovators Competition. The competition encourages Michigan youth to submit ideas, concepts, or business plans to improve their communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2012

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Michigan Economic Center Seeks Citizen Input On Public Investment

Supported by a $225,000, two-year grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, the Michigan Economic Center at the Prima Civitas Foundation has launched the “Michigan Dream Restored” project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2012

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Austin To Lead New Michigan Economic Center At Prima Civitas Foundation

John Austin, President of the Michigan State Board of Education and a non-resident Brookings Institution Senior Fellow, joined the CEO of Prima Civitas Foundation, Steve Webster, in announcing the launch of the new Michigan Economic Center, which will serve as an independent policy and action organization for the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2012

Fiber optic cables. Wikimedia Commons photo from Sandia National Laboratories

Mid-Michigan Communities Announce Collaboration For Widespread Gigabit Broadband

Prima Civitas Foundation representatives, Michigan State University representatives, municipal governance, private sector businesses, and broadband knowledge partners will meet Tuesday at 10 a.m. to announce the Greater Lansing University Community Next Innovation Project (Gig.U) in Mid-Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2012

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Michigan Consortium Signs Memo To Build $5.5B Development In Iraq

A consortium of Michigan companies is eager to make the American presence felt in a different way by overseeing the building of a new, $5.5 billion city near Baghdad.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2011


Prima Civitas, MSU Part of National Consortium to Seek High-Speed Broadband

The East Lansing-based Prima Civitas Foundation and Michigan State University are part of a new national higher-education consortium that has come together in an effort to seek higher speed retail broadband for its various communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011