AURP News

  

 AURP in ActionUniversity of IL Research Park Entrepreneur-in-Residence Dennis Beard in Webinar on PPP Loans

The University of Illinois Research Park Entrepreneur-in-Residence Dennis Beard shares best practices for companies that received Paycheck Protection Program loans. Read more 

 

AURP in Action: Virginia Bio+Tech Park Startup Awarded Federal Contract to Make Ingredients for COVID-19 Drugs

Phlow Corp., a Richmond startup based in the VA Bio+Tech Park, has been awarded a $354 million federal contract to make ingredients for COVID-19 drugs. Read more.   

AURP in Action: The University Financing Foundation (TUFF) Sponsors Higher Education Webinar, May 20

The University Financing Foundation, Inc. (TUFF) is sponsoring a higher education-focused Webinar, Wed., May 20, 2:00pm EDT on "The Critical Role of Strategic HR (Part one of four)" hosted by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Register now.

AURP in Action: STAR Park's Terra Solar, EnVault, Tripology Winners of 2nd Annual TXST New Ventures
The Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Park at Texas State University announces Terra Solar, EnVault, Tripology are the winners of its 2nd annual TXST New Ventures. This is a major milestone for STAR Park and the New Ventures Program on their mission to promote innovation and entrepreneurship at Texas State. Read more.

AURP in Action: The Research Park at FAU Launches Its Development Initiative, Global Ventures

The Research Park at FAU launches its development initiative, Global Ventures, to scale-up 2nd-stage companies from around the world and US to help drive South Florida's economy. Read more.

AURP in Action: University of Arizona President "Cautiously Optimistic" About Reopening in Fall

University of Arizona President Robert C. Robbins, MD joins Erin Burnett on CNN to discuss the steps the university is taking to expand its COVID-19 testing capabilities. Watch now.

AURP in Action: University Enterprise Labs One of 13 Strategic Accelerators in BARDA/DRIVe Network

University Enterprise Labs in Saint Paul, MN was selected last year to be one of 13 strategic accelerators in the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA/DRIVe) network. Learn more.

AURP in Action: Perkins&Will Named a Finalist in Fast Company’s “World Changing Ideas” Awards

Perkins&Will DOME was recognized as a Fast Company finalist in the Spaces, Places, and Cities and an Honoree in the Corporate Social Responsibility awards categories. Learn more.

AURP in Action: NC State's Nonwovens Institute Donates Filtration Material to Army in Fight Against COVID-19

Uniting with the U.S. Army in the fight against COVID-19, NC State donated 5,000 meters of its newly developed filtration material to Fort Bragg to create much-needed face masks. Read more.

AURP in Action: Purdue University Starts Limited COVID-19 Testing in Diagnostic Lab

Purdue University and the Purdue Research Foundation are partnering with the Indiana State Department of Health and Indiana hospitals to help increase Indiana’s testing capacity for the virus. Read more.

Maryland's Montgomery College Becomes First Community College to Join AURP

Montgomery College (MD) recently became the first community college to become an AURP member. Montgomery College earlier this year tweeted: "We are honored to be a part of @AURP to facilitate the transfer of technology from institutions to the private sector." #mcproud"

 

Tech Parks Arizona celebrated International Women’s Month Focusing on the "Women of the UA Tech Park"

Tech Parks Arizona celebrated International Women’s Month last month by once again putting the spotlight on individual women in the Tech Parks, including AURP's Vickie Palmer and Diana Horn.  Read more.