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You’ve Never Tried Booze Made with These Ingredients

News, Apologue, Foxtrot, New Venture Challenge, NVC July 10, 2018

Women in STEM: Nancy Harvey

Nancy Harvey, Managing Director of the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at the University of Chicago, discusses how she got her start, the mission of the Center and tips for prospective…

News, Booth School of Business, Chicago Booth, Nancy Harvey, NSF, Polsky Center, STEM, UChicago, WiSTEM, Woman in STEM May 4, 2017

Woman- and Minority- led Small Businesses Need Cash to Grow. How to Get It.

No money, no growth. Without robust small businesses on the South and West sides, joblessness will continue to plague neighborhoods, experts say. That’s the message from a recent report by the U.S. Se…

News, JPMorgan Chase, Justice of the Pies, Polsky Exchange, Polsky Small Growth Business Program August 12, 2017

With $60M and a New CEO, Corvidia Therapeutics Is All Systems Go

News April 25, 2018

With $4 Million in Funding, Kin Wants to Change How Homeowners Get Insured

Insurance is one of those markets where startups see an opportunity to apply new technologies and data to lower costs and improve the consumer experience. And Kin Insurance is one of those startups th…

News, Booth School of Business, Chicago, Chicago Booth, Insurance, Sean Harper, Sebastian Villarreal, University of Chicago August 1, 2017

Wintrust Business Lunch: Touching up the Nail Industry, Unpaid Internship, & ChangED

News March 6, 2018

Wintrust Business Lunch with Suzanne Muchin | Jon Najarian, Andrew Herrmann, John Flavin, and Amanda Moreno

It’s time for the Wintrust Business Lunch with Suzanne Muchin! On today’s show Suzanne welcomes: Jon Najarian (Najarian Family Offices), Andrew Herrmann (DNAinfo), John Flavin, and Amanda Moreno (Erik…

News, Radio November 15, 2016

Wintrust Business Lunch 12/31/16: Mike Lenz, Samantha Bomlamp, John Flavin

Amy Guth discusses how Chicago-based app Tip Yourself can help you in the new year with its co-founder Mike Lenz. Samantha Bomkamp, business reporter at the Chicago Tribune, breaks down two big McDona…

News, UChicago December 31, 2016

Winter 2019 Small Business Growth Program Cohort Announced

The Polsky Small Business Growth Program has announced its Winter 2019 cohort, which is made up of small businesses located in the South and West Side of Chicago.

News, Small Business Growth Program February 5, 2019

Winner Selected for the 13th Annual Global New Venture Challenge Finals

Announcement, Featured, Global New Venture Challenge, GNVC, New Venture Challenge, NVC May 29, 2020

Will You Indulge in This Healthy Ice Cream?

U Chicago alum Jessy Gartenstein lives with celiacs disease which makes indulging in ice cream difficult. While at school, classmate Erik Nadeau shared his family’s banana-based ice cream recipe with…

News, CNVC, Fronen December 13, 2017

Will Harnessing Big Data Finally Lead to a Cure for Cancer?

Could big data lead to the next breakthrough in cancer treatment? A major project from the University of Chicago is betting on it. Read more.

News, Biden, Big Data, Cancer, Chicago, Genomic Data Commons, Research, University of Chicago June 26, 2017

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