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    Spartan Innovations Launches Second Conquer Accelerator Cohort in Grand Rapids

    Posted: Thursday, September 23, 2021
    Author: Rod Poland
    Category: Spartan Innovations

    Spartan Innovations Launches Second Conquer Accelerator Cohort in Grand Rapids Michigan-based accelerator provides funding, mentorship and network opportunities to emerging entrepreneurs Conquer Accelerator announces its second cohort in Grand Rapi...

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    Grand Rapids SmartZone selects Spartan Innovations to provide technology district incubator services

    Posted: Friday, September 10, 2021
    Category: Spartan Innovations

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. –  The Smartzone LDFA approved on September 8th an agreement with Spartan Innovations & Start Garden to collaborate and manage its SmartZone Incubator and related hi-tech business support services. In response to t...

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    TechSmith Construction Update 8/16/2021

    Posted: Friday, September 10, 2021
    Category: TechSmith Construction

    Foundation footing & walls complete​ Foundation damp proofing, insulation and backfill complete​ Interior piers complete​ Underground storm water detention system complete

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    Michigan Strategic Fund adds $6.5M of funding to Michigan Rise Pre-Seed III Fund

    Posted: Friday, July 30, 2021
    Category: Michigan Rise

    Michigan State University Foundation receives an additional $6.5M from the Michigan Strategic Fund to build upon its support for high-tech startups via the Michigan Rise Pre-Seed III Fund

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  • TechSmith Construction Update 7/26/2021

    TechSmith Construction Update 7/26/2021

    Posted: Monday, July 26, 2021
    Category: TechSmith Construction

    TechSmith Construction Update

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    Startup Success: Great Lakes Crystal Technologies

    Posted: Friday, July 2, 2021
    Author: Emily Andersen, Tracy Henion
    Category: Spartan Innovations

    Collaborative support fuels diamond growth. MSU’s entrepreneurial ecosystem amplifies tech transfer potential for startups.

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    TechSmith Announces New Headquarters in East Lansing

    Posted: Tuesday, June 29, 2021
    Author: Emily Andersen
    Category: Foundation News

    TechSmith construction commences near MSU campus; partnership with MSU brings technology, software, and innovative opportunities for students and community members

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  • Honglei Chen

    MSU Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics professor named MSU Foundation Professor

    Posted: Thursday, June 3, 2021
    Category: MSU Foundation Professor

    Professor Honglei Chen has been recognized as an Michigan State Universtiy Foundation Professor.

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  • Dean DellaPenna

    MSU’s Dean DellaPenna receives one of science’s top honors

    Posted: Monday, May 10, 2021
    Author: Matt Davenport
    Category: MSU Today

    DellaPenna elected a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Dean DellaPenna is an MSU Foundation Professor and University Distinguished Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He’s also an avid fisherman.

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    HARP Award Recipients Announced for 2021

    Posted: Friday, May 7, 2021
    Author: Office of Research & Innovation
    Category: Other

    Through the generosity of the MSU Foundation, the Office of Research & Innovation is proud to support faculty who are conducting important research leading to creative and performance projects or activities in the arts and humanities.

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