What’s Going on at KUIC

KU start-up school gains popularity among students

If the University of Kansas (KU) experience with its free mini-course Startup School@KU is any indication, universities that want to tap into student demand for more entrepreneurship opportunities should take note.

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KU and Honeywell to collaborate on national security technology projects

The University of Kansas is entering into a new research collaboration that will position faculty and students to work with industry on technologies that enhance national security.

Appointment bolsters KU's community engagement efforts in Greater KC

The University of Kansas has appointed a veteran Sprint Corporation manager, Julie Burkhart, as its new director of community engagement. Located primarily at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park, she will develop and coordinate a point of entry among the resources of the university and the needs of industry and the community.

KU startup earns $300K contract to develop cancer-fighting drug technology

A University of Kansas startup company has received a federal contract to continue its work on new drug delivery methods for developing more effective cancer treatments.

KU researchers invited to apply for Proof of Concept Fund support

University of Kansas inventors are invited to submit applications for the Proof of Concept Fund, which supports KU technologies that are near the commercialization stage and could become marketplace solutions in the near future.

Prominent KU researchers named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

Two prominent KU researchers — each with a track record of turning ideas into inventions and new companies – have been elected Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).