New Analysis: Michigan University Research Corridor No. 2 In Nation In InnovationMichigan's three powerhouse research universities are among the top university innovation clusters in the nation, according to a new study.
Michigan's URC Alumni Becoming Entrepreneurs At Twice The National RateMichigan's University Research Corridor schools -- Michigan, Michigan State and Wayne State universities -- are cranking out entrepreneurs at twice the national rate of college graduates.
Event Notices From April 23The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
Michigan's University Research Corridor R&D Spending Tops $2BMichigan'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-URC Event Covers High Tech Auto Future, Work CultureNearly 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.
New Study: Michigan Universities Rank Among Nation's Best For Training TalentMichigan’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.
Colleges: International Students Key to Michigan’s Economic Growth
Michigan Matters: University Research CorridorThe 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.
Report: Michigan's URC A Critical AssetAt 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.
URC Touts IT, Launches Student Retention EffortThe 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.
URC Researchers Team Up On Winning ProposalsUniversity Research Corridor seed funding of more than $750,000 will support two major environmental health studies including researchers from all three member institutions: Michigan State University, the University of Michigan and Wayne State University.
Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Fosters University-Based StartupsA unique concentration of world-class research universities has helped the Midwest become an attractive geography for early-stage companies and funders alike, and the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium plays a key role in trumpeting these capabilities and successes of the Midwest.
URC: Building The Next Michigan One Tech Spinoff At A TimeA big hope of future Michigan jobs was served up Monday morning at a WWJ Business Breakfast in Novi.
WWJ Hosts Special Event On MI's Economic FutureOn Monday, March 21, WWJ and the University Research Corridor are hosting a business breakfast featuring the president of the MEDC and the presidents of MSU, WSU and U of M.
URC Presidents To Talk Jobs On Monday