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The Wayne State University "Hybrid Warriors" team competing in the EcoCar2 student hybrid vehicle competition

Wayne State Hybrid Warriors Unveil Architecture For EcoCar Competition

Wayne State University hopes a “parallel through-the-road” hybrid system will propel them to victory in “EcoCar 2: Plugging Into The Future,” a competition among 15 North American university teams to convert a gasoline-powered Chevrolet Malibu into a fully functional hybrid vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012


BBB Sponsors Michigan Teen Consumer Education Competition

For the second consecutive year, your Better Business Bureau Serving Eastern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula will sponsor the Michigan chapter of the National Consumers League’s 2011-12 LifeSmarts competition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2011

The University of Michigan central campus.

UM’s Tauber Institute Shows How Companies Can Save Millions

Nearly three dozen teams of business and engineering students at the University of Michigan’s Tauber Institute for Global Operations will present ways that some of the world’s largest corporations can save money in their operations during Spotlight 2011, being held Friday, Sept. 16 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Four Points by Sheraton in Ann Arbor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2011

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Deadline Approaching For Accelerate Michigan

Applications are due Sept. 30 for the Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition Student Competition. The competition will award $50,000 in prizes to students in Michigan who have an innovative business idea.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2011

North American Bancard Sponsors UM's 48-Hour Hackathon

 North American Bancard, the Troy-based payment processing firm, last week announced its sponsorship of the University of Michigan’s College of Engineering’s 48-Hour Mobile Applications Hackathon ( Organized by Elliot Soloway, an Arthur F. Thurnau Professor […]