• The Center for Research Innovation is pleased to welcome Andrew Curtin as Director of Intellectual Property for Northeastern University. On Wednesday, October 8th, the CRI hosted an open house, and was pleased so many members of the Northeastern community stopped by to meet Andrew, touch base with the CRI staff and enjoy refreshments with colleagues. […]

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  • The Center for Research Innovation was pleased to represent Northeastern at the BioPharm 2014 conference, which took place the week of September 22nd.  There were representatives from over 500 companies spanning across Biotech and Pharma.  The focus of the conference was on partnering opportunities.  Leading biopharmaceutical companies including Sanofi, Merck, Bayer, and Bristol-Myers Squibb, presented on their business […]

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  • April 11, 2014 by Greg St. Martin Students and faculty across many disciplines presented their most recent scholarly research, innovative thinking, and entrepreneurial ventures on Thursday at RISE:2014, Northeastern’s Research, Innovation and Scholarship. Read the full article

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  • RISE:2014—Northeastern University’s annual Research, Innovation, and Scholarship Expo—will be held April 10, 2014. Featuring hundreds of students and faculty presenters, the event will showcase the breadth and depth of innovative thinking and use-inspired research at Northeastern. Visit the RISE:2014 Web site.

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  • Pitching your busi­ness to U.S. Sen. Eliz­a­beth Warren is no easy feat, but it helps when you’ve prac­ticed your ele­vator pitch a number of times before­hand, says North­eastern alumnus and researcher Richard Ranky, co-​​founder and CEO of 3-​​Spark, LLC. Together with Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Engi­neering Con­stan­tinos Mavroidis, aca­d­emic spe­cialist Mark Sivak, and doc­toral stu­dent Lexi […]

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  • From News@Northeastern Uni­ver­sity Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor Vin­cent Harris had been devel­oping novel mate­rials at the Naval Research Lab­o­ra­tory for almost 15 years when he founded Meta­m­ag­netics, a small busi­ness that develops radar and com­mu­ni­ca­tion elec­tronics for mil­i­tary applications. The team devel­oped great tech­nolo­gies with the finan­cial assis­tance of sev­eral National Sci­ence Foun­da­tion grants, Harris said, but often […]

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  • From News @ Northeastern October 17, 2013 by Angela Herring Associate professor Shashi Murthy and Sean Kevlahan, who earned his doctoral degree in chemical engineering in 2012, helped found Quad Technologies in 2012. Photo by Brooks Canaday. On their first day of grad­uate school at North­eastern, Sean Kevlahan told Adam Hatch of his ambi­tious vision: Hatch would invent […]

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  • by Business Wire via The Motley Fool Rogers Corporation and Northeastern University to Launch Joint Innovation Center Unique academic-industry partnership will co-develop innovative materials solutions to address emerging market needs ROGERS, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Rogers Corporation (NYS: ROG) and Northeastern University have announced plans to establish the Rogers Innovation Center at Northeastern’s George J. Kostas Research Institute for […]

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  • From Entrepreneur.com It used to be that entrepreneurs were the renegade cowboys out in Silicon Valley. Nowadays, you have to be an entrepreneur just to get and hold a job. Consultants and freelancers are cheaper than full-time staffers with benefits, software developers overseas cost a fraction of what they cost in the U.S. and, by 2030, […]

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  • From Entrepreneur.com Being an entrepreneur is exciting and the possibilities are endless. One aspect of running a business that I get asked about a lot is burnout and how to avoid it. My reply is fast and simple: “I don’t believe in burnout.” I know if you are experiencing the exhaustion that’s often associated with burnout, this […]

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