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Apr 26, 2016, 07:30 ET University of Michigan's Social Venture Fund Invests in Conversa Health

 The Social Venture Fund, in collaboration with the Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University...


Apr 18, 2016, 09:00 ET University of Michigan Student Startups Excel at World's Largest Business Plan Competition

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


Mar 01, 2016, 08:00 ET Equinox Holdings, Inc. CEO Harvey Spevak Supports Entrepreneurship among University of Michigan Ross School of Business MBA Students

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


Feb 22, 2016, 09:45 ET The Zell Lurie Institute Awards University of Michigan Student Startups Over $100,000

What began with 100 student teams across the University's 19 schools and colleges came down to one winner on Friday, February 19, at the Ross...


Dec 04, 2015, 09:00 ET 100 Student Startup Teams Kick Off 33rd Annual Michigan Business Challenge

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business...


Aug 20, 2015, 09:14 ET University of Michigan to Host Industry Experts David HE of PAG Asia Capital, Yi Luo of Blackstone and David Shapiro of KPS Capital Partners at 10th 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 Michigan's...


Jul 07, 2015, 09:00 ET University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund Invests in Reveal Design Automation

 The Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund, in collaboration with the Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at...


Jun 24, 2015, 09:01 ET Plans Unveiled for 10th Annual Michigan Private Equity Conference

Organizers of the Michigan Private Equity Conference today unveiled initial plans for the 10th annual event, which will be held Oct. 8-9, 2015 at...


Jun 04, 2015, 08:30 ET University of Michigan's Desai Family Accelerator Reveals Startups Accepted to Summer 2015 Cohort

The Desai Family Accelerator, a joint venture between the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business and the College of Engineering,...


Apr 27, 2015, 08:00 ET University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Year in Review: Continued Leadership in Entrepreneurial Education through Robust Action-Based Learning Opportunities

 With commencement just days away, today The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University...


Mar 05, 2015, 09:05 ET Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Partners with Midwest Research University Network to Shine a Spotlight on Technology Transfer Programs and Innovation throughout the Midwest

 Today, organizers of the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium (MGCS) announced details of a unique partnership with the Midwest Research...


Feb 23, 2015, 11:45 ET University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Awards $129,500 to Student Startups in 32nd Annual Business Plan Competition and Dare to Dream Grant Program

 The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business...


Dec 09, 2014, 09:00 ET University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Offers Entrepreneurial Ventures Course to EMBA Students

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business is...


Oct 13, 2014, 07:30 ET 2014 Michigan Private Equity Conference Set for This Week

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


Sep 23, 2014, 07:30 ET Michigan Ross Student-led Social Venture Fund Invests in Loveland Technologies

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business...


Sep 16, 2014, 07:00 ET Michigan Ross and the Zell Lurie Institute Again Named a Top Graduate Program in Entrepreneurship

Today the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business announced that it has captured a position in the top three graduate entrepreneurship...


Aug 21, 2014, 08:00 ET University of Michigan's Annual Entrepalooza Symposium to Feature Rob Pelinka of Landmark Sports Agency

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


Aug 19, 2014, 08:00 ET University of Michigan Launches Desai Family Accelerator to Help Startups Move Forward

The Desai Family Accelerator, a joint venture of the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business and the College of Engineering,...


Jun 05, 2014, 06:00 ET Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Announces Presenting Companies for 33rd Annual Midwest Venture Capital Conference

Today, organizers of the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium (MGCS) announced the 32 companies that will be presenting at the 33rd annual Symposium....


Apr 17, 2014, 08:00 ET University of Michigan Ross School of Business Student-led Social Venture Fund Invests in Powerhouse Dynamics

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business...


Mar 10, 2014, 08:15 ET University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Partners with CoFoundersLab on Michigan Founder Finder Search Site

 The Zell Lurie Institute at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business announced its first milestone with its Michigan...


Feb 24, 2014, 07:00 ET University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Awards Over $113,000 to Student Startups in 31st Annual Business Plan Competition and Dare to Dream Grant Program

 The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business...


Dec 12, 2013, 08:30 ET University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Names First Round Winners in Annual Michigan Business Challenge

Multi-phase Business Plan Competition Sets Up Companies for Long-Term Success by Giving Students First-Hand Access to Rigorous Business Development...


Oct 15, 2013, 08:00 ET University of Michigan's Zell Lurie Institute Awards $26,000 in Start Up Grants to Student Entrepreneurs

Fall 2013 Mayleben Venture Shaping and Dare to Dream Recipients Span Industries Including Healthcare, Clean Tech, Apparel, Web and Mobility...


Sep 19, 2013, 08:00 ET University of Michigan's Ross School of Business and the Zell Lurie Institute Named Top Graduate Program in Entrepreneurship

 The University of Michigan's Ross School of Business was named the number one graduate entrepreneurship program in the nation, in recognition...