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Press CoverageEnhancing Quality of Life

Thanks to his potentially lifesaving invention, Eau Claire fire captain to meet Trump

Jeff Dykes' invention to help firefighters in dangerous situations earns him a meeting with the president

News StoryEconomic Development

SBIR Road Tour draws strong attendance in Madison

MADISON – The 2017 SBIR Road Tour drew 137 registered attendees from Wisconsin and beyond on July 18, giving small businesses the coveted opportunity to learn more about America’s largest seed fund for research and development.

Press ReleaseEducational Access and Innovation

Use New Mobile App to See Which UW Schools Are Right for You

UW Journey matches students with their best UW campus fit based upon career goals, extracurricular interests

News StoryEducational Access and Innovation

Competency-Based Education, Put to the Test

An inside look at learning and assessment at Western Governors University

Press ReleaseEconomic Development

Transforming Innovative UW System Ideas into New Businesses: $200,000 Awarded by Ideadvance Seed Fund

Up to $200,000 in grants will be awarded to five small businesses in the latest round of awards in the Ideadvance program fostering the entrepreneurship ecosystem across Wisconsin.