UM's Frankel Fund Invests In Coolant Firm's UM Spinout TechThe Frankel Commercialization Fund, in collaboration with The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, today announced that it has invested in Fusion Coolant Systems Inc., developers of an advanced coolant and lubrication system that makes manufacturing more efficient.
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UM’s Student-Led Social Venture Fund Makes Second Investment This YearThe Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business announced today its Social Venture Fund has closed an investment in Jack & Jake’s, a sustainable food provider based in Louisiana.
UM Takes Executive Education To New Heights: Mt. KilimanjaroThe University of Michigan's Ross School of Business Executive Education is offering a unique program to develop leaders with a climb up Africa's highest mountain -- 19,000-foot Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
U-M Course Teaches Leadership With Mt. Kilimanjaro ClimbA new course at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business Executive Education offers the chance to learn about leadership by climbing Africa's highest mountain—19,000-foot Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
UM’s Wolverine Venture Fund Part Of $25M Investment In Sonitus MedicalThe Wolverine Venture Fund, managed by students at The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, announced it has invested in Sonitus Medical, a medical device company that manufactures the world’s first non-surgical and removable hearing device to transmit sound via the teeth.
Aggregate Customer Satisfaction Rises, But Economy Needs More Help To FlourishMuch like employment numbers, the ACSI continues on a path of steady but mediocre growth, according to a report released Tuesday by the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
UM Student Led Social Venture Fund Makes First InvestmentThe Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business today announced its Social Venture Fund has closed its first investment.
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Economics Dept.: UM Finds Mortgage Defaults Lowest Since 2005Default risk on home loans is now at its lowest level in seven years, says a professor at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business.
Detroit Startup Offers Alternative To That Awful 'Captcha'A fast-growing Detroit startup aims to remove one of the Internet's most irritating moments: the Captcha.
UM's Ross School To Launch New Venture ProgramUnderscoring its mission to create courses and programs that help students develop their entrepreneurial skills and ultimately build successful, innovative businesses, the Samuel Zell and Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business Thursday announced a new Venture Shaping program.
UM Ross School of Business, MSU Broad College of Business Launch Michigan Entrepreneurship Education Leaders ForumThe Samuel Zell and Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business has joined forces with Michigan State University's Institute of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Broad College of Business to create the Michigan Entrepreneurship Education Leaders Forum.
UM's Zell Lurie Institute Seeks Ventures for Annual Michigan Business ChallengeThe Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business will officially kick off the Michigan Business Challenge on Nov. 14 when team applications are due.