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Apr 11, 2014, 09:25 ET

University of Michigan Wolverine Venture Fund Continues Track Record of Success with Silverpop Exit

 The Wolverine Venture Fund, managed by students at the Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the...

Apr 01, 2014, 10:04 ET

University of Michigan's Wolverine Venture Fund Participates in $21 Million Series B Financing of NeuMoDX

The Wolverine Venture Fund, managed by students at The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of...

Feb 14, 2014, 06:00 ET

University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund Makes Two Investments

 The University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute at the Ross School of Business today announced that its student managed Zell Lurie...

Jan 29, 2014, 12:37 ET

Zell Lurie Institute Names Semi-Finalists in Annual Michigan Business Challenge

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business today announced...

Jan 14, 2014, 08:30 ET

University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Launches Reverse Innovation Course to Bring New Mobility Solutions to Market

 The University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute is once again pioneering entrepreneurial education and action-based learning by offering a...

Sep 26, 2013, 09:00 ET

University of Michigan to Host Annual Private Equity Conference

 The Zell Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies and its Center for Venture Capital and Private Equity Finance at the University of...

Jul 22, 2013, 09:08 ET

University of Michigan's Ross School of Business Appoints Stewart Thornhill as Executive Director of the Zell Lurie Institute to Usher in Next Era of Entrepreneurial Education

Predecessor Tom Kinnear leaves legacy of successfully building scalable entrepreneurship education model that consistently ranks among the best in...

Jul 18, 2013, 08:00 ET

University of Michigan's Wolverine Venture Fund Participates in $7 Million Series B Investment in ArborMetrix

Student-led fund partners with two of the region's leading VC firms on deal with real-time healthcare analytics provider The Wolverine...

Apr 18, 2013, 08:30 ET

University of Michigan Ross School of Business Student-led Social Venture Fund Invests in Mytonomy

Student-led fund participates in seed funding for high-growth edtech start up The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for...

Feb 25, 2013, 09:00 ET

University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Awards $112,000 to Promising Student Startups in 30th Annual Business Plan Competition and Dare to Dream Grant Program

Best Business Focus Receives $20,000 for Physical Therapy Device and Application  The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for...

Jan 16, 2013, 08:30 ET

University of Michigan's Frankel Fund Leads $600,000 Series A Investment in Fusion Coolant

Student-led venture capital fund to provide seed financing and strategic guidance to Detroit-based manufacturing enhancement technology company...

Jan 14, 2013, 08:30 ET

University of Michigan's Frankel Fund Leads Portfolio Company to Acquisition

MBA Students Received Unparalleled, First-Hand Investment Experience, Guiding Arbor Photonics from Seed Financing through Acquisition The...

Jul 09, 2012, 08:00 ET

University of Michigan's Student-led Social Venture Fund Makes Second Investment this Year

Participates in $225,000 investment round for sustainable food start-up Jack & Jake's The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie...

May 31, 2012, 09:00 ET

University of Michigan's Wolverine Venture Fund Participates in $25 Million Series D Investment in Sonitus Medical

Student-led fund partners with leading global VC firms to make second investment in medical device company The Wolverine Venture Fund,...

Apr 12, 2012, 08:00 ET

University of Michigan's Student-led Social Venture Fund Makes First-of-its-Kind Investment in LearnZillion

Student-led fund participates in $2.4 million Series A funding for fast growing edtech start up  The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie...

Jan 24, 2012, 12:38 ET

University of Michigan's Ross School of Business Names Semi-Finalists in Annual Michigan Business Challenge

Zell Lurie Institute Provides Guidance through the Multi-phase Business Development Competition The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie...

Jan 12, 2012, 08:00 ET

University of Michigan's Ross School of Business to Launch Venture Shaping Program Through its Zell Lurie Institute

Underscoring its mission to create courses and programs that help students develop their entrepreneurial skills and ultimately build...

Nov 09, 2011, 09:00 ET

University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Seeks Promising Ventures for Annual Michigan Business Challenge

Deadline Approaching for Student Entrepreneurs to Enter Multi-phase Business Development Competition The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie...

Oct 25, 2011, 08:53 ET

University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute to Host Annual Private Equity Conference

Event to Explore Trends in Private Equity, Strategies for Deal Sourcing and Legal Developments This week the Samuel Zell and Robert H. Lurie...

Sep 01, 2010, 08:00 ET

University of Michigan Frankel Fund Invests in Ambiq Micro, Developers of What May Be the World's Most Energy-Efficient Microcontroller

Two young entrepreneurs from the University of Michigan recently led the firm to win $250,000 in funding from Cisco Systems and Draper Fisher...

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