Entrepreneurship

Q&A: The Magic of University Entrepreneurship

November 18, 2020

Abhijit (Jit) Banerjee, UConn’s new AVP of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, talks about the University’s strengths in these areas, and the ways it can become even more successful.

UConn School of Business Receives First-Ever Top 30 Ranking for Graduate Entrepreneurship from Princeton Review

November 17, 2020

UConn’s growing culture of entrepreneurship has been recognized in new rankings by the Princeton Review.

UConn, DIANT Pharma Licenses Continuous Manufacturing Nanoparticle System

November 11, 2020

UConn researchers have licensed a continuous manufacturing system for nanoparticulate drug delivery systems in support of commercialization.

Student Startup Gets $2.2M Investment to Bring Men’s Reproductive Health Ecosystem, Testing to Life

November 5, 2020

Reza Amin ’18 PhD, founder of men’s reproductive health startup Bastion Health, has turned a lifelong passion for innovation into a dynamic new company, with the help of UConn’s entrepreneurial infrastructure.

One Pond at a Time: UConn-Affiliated Startup Looking to ‘Revolutionize’ Mining Industry

November 2, 2020

A UConn-affiliated startup is looking to solve one of the messiest problems in the mining industry.

UConn Entrepreneur Smashes a Home Run With Sophisticated Baseball-Training Invention

October 27, 2020

Elijah Taitel ’22 (BUS, ENG) swung for the fences in his first at-bat as an entrepreneur, and notched a grand slam.

Fish-food Entrepreneur Wins UConn’s Wolff Startup Competition

October 21, 2020

Student entrepreneur Peter Goggins ’21 (CAHNR) has won the Wolff New Venture Competition, which boosts UConn-connected startup companies.

UConn Student Entrepreneur Asks: Shouldn’t the Fish We Eat Be Fed Healthier Food?

April 13, 2020

A UConn student has started a business aimed at changing the way fish are fed.

UConn Alums Want You to ‘Roast’ Them

December 4, 2019

Three members of UConn’s class of 2019 are about to launch a card game they developed while students on campus.

Program is Fertile Ground for Student Innovation

October 9, 2019

As one of the first students in the new Master’s of Engineering in Global Entrepreneurship program, Emily Yale is tapping a wide range of resources.

Startup That Recycles Toxic Sludge Wins UConn’s Wolff Competition

October 9, 2019

“We envision a day when companies like Ford and Apple are using our materials,” said Nicholas Myers, who co-founded the company with Michael Martin ’17 (ENG) ’19 MS.