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VP Kamala Harris Recognizes End of Community Violence Awareness Week and Acknowledges the Historic Graduation of Pioneering CVI Leadership Academy’s Inaugural Cohort at White House Ceremony

Vice President Kamala Harris spoke Friday at a White House ceremony recognizing the inaugural graduating class of the University of Chicago's pioneering Community Violence Intervention Leadership Academy
9-Feb-2024 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

University of Chicago’s Polsky Center Launches New Cleantech Accelerator, Resurgence

The University of Chicago’s Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in partnership with the Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering (PME) are pleased to announce the launch of Resurgence, a new cleantech accelerator powered by Deep Tech...
4-Oct-2023 10:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Transform Accelerator Announces Data Science and AI Startups Selected for Cohort 2

Transform accelerator announces second cohort of startups.
12-Sep-2023 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UChicago’s Transform Accelerator for Data Science & Emerging AI Startups Announces Inaugural Cohort

Housed within the new Deep Tech Ventures initiative at the Polsky Center, Transform will provide full-spectrum support, including access to business and technical training, industry mentorship, venture capital connections, and funding opportunities,...
28-Mar-2023 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UChicago’s Polsky Exchange Expands Its Commitment to South Side Economic Growth with the Launch of a New Illinois Small Business Development Center

The Polsky Exchange at the University of Chicago will soon launch a new Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to spur and support economic growth on Chicago’s South Side. It will be the first business development center specifically...
27-Feb-2023 3:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Report Exposes Steep Declines in Data Science Skills Among Fourth- and Eighth-Graders Nationwide

A new report from the Data Science 4 Everyone coalition reveals that data literacy skills among fourth and eighth-grade students have declined significantly over the last decade even as these skills have become increasingly essential in our modern,...
14-Feb-2023 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

UChicago Launches Transform Accelerator for Data Science & Emerging AI Startups

The University of Chicago’s Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and Data Science Institute today announced the launch of Transform, a new accelerator for startup companies focused on the breakthrough technologies of data science and...
19-Jan-2023 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Duality Quantum Accelerator Opens Applications for Third Cohort of Startups

Startup companies looking to break into the competitive quantum economy can now apply to be part of the third cohort of the Duality accelerator program, the first accelerator in the nation created for quantum startups. Applications will remain open...
10-Jan-2023 9:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Can Trump Legally Be President?

The latest episode of the University of Chicago podcast Big Brains features leading legal scholar William Baude discussing his argument that former President Trump is barred from holding office under Section 3 of the 14th amendment.
6-Feb-2024 2:00 PM EST

Interception mission to confirm ‘Oumuamua, other interstellar objects, in the works

24-Mar-2021 10:35 AM EDT

Experts Available - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada to Speak at University of Chicago

The University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics (IOP) will celebrate its fifth anniversary with an event on Wednesday, February 7 featuring Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada, who will discuss the importance of youth engagement in public...
6-Feb-2018 1:45 PM EST

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