University Research Corridor

University Research Corridor

New Analysis: Michigan University Research Corridor No. 2 In Nation In Innovation

Michigan’s three powerhouse research universities are among the top university innovation clusters in the nation, according to a new study.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2014

The famous porch at The Grand Hotel in Mackinac. (Credit: Rob Davidek/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Michigan’s URC Alumni Becoming Entrepreneurs At Twice The National Rate

Michigan’s University Research Corridor schools — Michigan, Michigan State and Wayne State universities — are cranking out entrepreneurs at twice the national rate of college graduates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

Event Notices From April 23

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2013

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Michigan’s University Research Corridor R&D Spending Tops $2B

Michigan’s University Research Corridor generated $15.5 billion in economic impact statewide, exceeded $2 billion in annual research expenditures and awarded more than 31,600 degrees in one year, placing it at or near the top of seven university innovation clusters in the U.S., according to a new Economic Impact Report released Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2013

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WWJ-URC Event Covers High Tech Auto Future, Work Culture

Nearly 200 people learned more about the high-tech future of the auto industry at a WWJ Newsradio 950 business breakfast Thursday morning at Michigan State University’s Management Education Center, produced in cooperation with the Michigan University Research Corridor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2012

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New Study: Michigan Universities Rank Among Nation’s Best For Training Talent

Michigan’s University Research Corridor institutions continue to rank among the top research innovation clusters in the nation in producing the high-tech, high-demand talent required for the 21st century, according to a recent benchmarking report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2012

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Colleges: International Students Key to Michigan’s Economic Growth

DETROIT — Fast-paced economic growth in the health care, computer and engineering sectors, coupled with a shortage of domestic students graduating with degrees in the high-demand science, technology, engineering and math fields, has created a […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

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Michigan Matters: University Research Corridor

The University Research Corridor program is worth billions to our state. Find out what it is and why it’s working from Mary Sue Coleman, President of University of Michigan; Lou Anna Simon, President of Michigan State University; and Allan Gilmour, President Wayne State University, as Michigan Matters airs highlights from the recent Detroit Economic Club luncheon moderated by Carol Cain.

CBS 62–10/23/2011

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Report: Michigan’s URC A Critical Asset

At the forefront of Michigan’s economic resurgence is the University Research Corridor, an alliance of Michigan’s three largest research institutions — Michigan State University, the University of Michigan and Wayne State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011

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URC Touts IT, Launches Student Retention Effort

The University Research Corridor released a new report today that shows how the information and communication technology industry is a worthy educational investment, offers higher-paying jobs and has potential for more business growth in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2011

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