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New program helps entrepreneurs survive the COVID-19 economy

May 1, 2020

Launched this month by the Deming Center for Entrepreneurship at the Leeds School of Business, COventure Forward is designed to connect small businesses, start-ups, scale-ups and entrepreneurs to a seasoned mentorship network.

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Deming Center Launches COventure Forward In Support of Hard Hit Small Business and Entrepreneurial Communities

April 15, 2020

COventure Forward is an online resource platform designed to support entrepreneurs and small businesses during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Boulder community rallies to support restaurants, medical staff

April 9, 2020

CU Engineering’s Kyle Judah, executive director of entrepreneurship, is among a small group of community members launched Feed The Frontlines Boulder, an organization that supports local restaurants while providing fuel for the fight against COVID-19 to frontline health care workers.

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Second annual Destination Startup event connects Colorado university spinoffs with investors

March 15, 2020

In hopes of securing investments to advance their companies, 18 university ventures spun out of Colorado research institutions and federal laboratories pitched to local and out-of-state investors at the state's second annual Destination Startup showcase on Feb. 27.

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Impactful Women Leaders in the Natural Foods Industry

Feb. 20, 2020

A new program on campus, Impactful Women—hosted by the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative—brought together Tamar McKee, Jane Miller and Annie Ryu to discuss their professional and personal journeys as leaders in the natural food industry.

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Colorado university and lab ventures to be showcased at second annual Destination Startup

Feb. 14, 2020

This year's event — hosted again by Venture Partners at CU Boulder on Feb. 27 — will feature 18 startups from CU Boulder, CU Anschutz, CU Denver, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, Colorado State University, Colorado School of Mines and NIST.

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CU Boulder adds APLU Innovation & Economic Prosperity award to its innovation accolades

Dec. 18, 2019

The University of Colorado Boulder was one of just three recipients of the coveted Innovation & Economic Prosperity (IEP) University designation at this year’s Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) Annual Meeting held in San Diego, CA in November.

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Want to know your mental health status? There’s an app for that

Nov. 12, 2019

CU Boulder researchers are working to apply machine learning to psychiatry, with a speech-based mobile app that can categorize a patient’s mental health status as well as or better than a human can.

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CU Boulder graduate student helped design the new spacesuit

Oct. 21, 2019

Graduate student Patrick Pischulti worked on the new design, which will help NASA send astronauts to the moon by 2024.

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A condition called aphasia makes language difficult. This CU therapy group seeks to change the narrative — through “applied theater.”

Oct. 16, 2019

About a dozen clients at the university’s clinic have launched rehearsals of their own interpretation of “The Wizard of Oz.” Already, the experience is stretching their abilities.