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Why Entrepreneurs Don’t Lose

Entrepreneurs statistically fail more often than not, but new research suggests that the financial risk is not as great as previously thought, as failed entrepreneurs can return to the salaried workforce and recover their earnings quickly.

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Tupperware Designers Tap BYU Ideas to Reach Millennials

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Students produce sustainable, versatile product ideas.

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Think Like a Girl Engineering a Business

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A team of female students in the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering at Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey, are developing kits to teach young girls the fundamentals of engineering.

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The Leonard C. Goodman Institute for Investigative Reporting Is Now Accepting Submissions

The deadline for this round of proposals is January 15, 2016. Candidates will be notified of decisions by the end of February 2016. The Institute pays a competitive rate--and covers expenses--for investigative reporting that advances social and economic justice. All stories are published in In These Times magazine and on InTheseTimes.com.

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It Pays to Graduate: Texas Alum Earned $150K More Than Non-Graduates

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University of Texas System graduates earned $147,910 more in salary over 10 years than students who enrolled at a UT System academic institution but did not graduate.

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Top Stories 11 Dec 2015; New Forensic Science Breakthroughs, Breast Cancer Treatment Difference by Age, Racial Disparities in Dialysis, and More...

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Recipe for Success: Entrepreneurs Concoct Businesses in Saint Louis University’s Kitchen

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Food startups in the St. Louis area are sprouting from Saint Louis University's shared use kitchen.

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Temple University’s Entrepreneurship Programs Earn Top-10 Rankings by the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur Magazine

The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine ranked the undergraduate Entrepreneurship program at Temple University’s Fox School of Business No. 8 in the country, a three-spot climb from the 2015 rankings. Fox’s graduate-level Entrepreneurship program also made the top-10. Its No. 10 ranking marked a six-spot improvement from last year.

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Women's Entrepreneurship Day Aims to Empower Young Entrepreneurs Worldwide & at UN on Nov. 19

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Educators will connect their students, campus communities and alumni to Women’s Entrepreneurship Day on Nov. 19 and a new movement to create a worldwide network of women leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs igniting startups, driving economic expansion and advancing communities around the globe.

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UW-Madison Spinoff Wants to Help Out in the Grocery Aisle

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When Wes Schroll moved from a dorm into an apartment and began grocery shopping, he hated it. “Every single one had the same issues,” he says. “I had no idea how much I'd spent until I checked out. Coupons were a pain in the butt, so I never used them. And the checkout was inefficient." Pointing to his smartphone, he adds, "I figured there had to be some way to utilize these pieces of technology that everyone has to streamline the process.”

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Alumni Trio’s Stationary Exerciser Moves Forward

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Office workers who are fed up with sitting down can now discreetly work out at their desks thanks to University of Chicago alumnus Arnav Dalmia’s invention, Cubii. A smart under-the-desk elliptical, Cubii is being launched in connection with Chicago Ideas Week, Oct. 12 to 18.

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Student Innovators Engage with Virginia Governor, Virginia Tech President

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Entrepreneurial students live together in a residential community where they can brainstorm, develop concepts, and create business plans.

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Study Shows Importance of Universities in Producing Entrepreneurs, Boosting Economy

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The number of college graduates willing to start new businesses -- the largest producer of private sector jobs over the past 25 years -- could depend heavily on the entrepreneurial focus and structure of the universities from which they graduate

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VIDEO AVAILABLE: Holiday Travel Forecast and Live Press Conference with Researcher

At 11 a.m. EDT Thursday, September 10 the Airline Quality Report will be presented live and reporters will be able to engage with one of the study's co-authors.

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Student Entrepreneurs in Texas Launch Nonprofit to Provide Telepsychiatry for the Homeless

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Kavina Patel and Farhan Ahmad aren't Bill Gates, Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg, but nevertheless they are going to start their own technology company that’s going to change the world! Two University of Texas System college students will be launching a nonprofit called VideoMed to provide psychiatric therapy sessions to homeless individuals in Austin and San Antonio through videoconferencing with licensed mental health providers. If successful with their test cities, they plan to go nationwide.

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UD's Horn Program Stirs Entrepreneurship in Kenya

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Staff from the University of Delaware's Horn Program in Entrepreneurship visited Kenya, where young innovators shared projects in energy, marketing, security and agriculture.

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National University of Singapore and Georgia Institute of Technology Launch New Centre for Next Generation Logistics

The Faculty of Engineering at National University of Singapore (NUS Engineering), in collaboration with the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), has launched the Centre for Next Generation Logistics today. The virtual Centre will work closely with government agencies and the industry to perform cutting-edge research in logistics and supply chain systems for translation into innovations and commercialisation to achieve transformative economic and societal impact.

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Medicare Payment Cuts, Schizophrenia Gene, Leukemia Treatment, and More Top Stories 24 July 2015

Other topics include ethnic disparities in pain treatment, colon cancer and IBD, halting Liver cancer, and more...

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University Helping Kansas Technology Company Develop Prototypes, Expand Production

Avatekh Inc., a Lawrence-based technology company that develops algorithms and circuits used in wireless communication, power management, etc., is tapping the engineering and manufacturing abilities at Kansas State University and in Manhattan. They will develop new technologies for the commercial marketplace and military use.

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New Research Hire Boosts Drive for Innovation and Start-Up Creation

UC San Diego’s Office of Research Affairs has launched an aggressive push to boost innovation across all areas of campus and to speed university discoveries and technology to the nation’s marketplaces.