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AZ Tech Beat | February 23, 2020

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U of A and ASU ranked among world’s top universities

July 17, 2014 |

The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) recently compiled a list of the top universities around the world and the University of Arizona (UA) and Arizona State University ranks high on the list.

Coming in at No. 70 out of … Read More

Avnet Tech Games announce 2014 onsite and virtual winners

April 21, 2014 |

Avnet, Inc., a leading global technology distributor, announced the 2014 winners of the Avnet Tech Games. Close to 200 students from Arizona community colleges and universities competed head-to-head for the top spots in the Avnet Tech Games Arizona onsite competition … Read More

ASU Startup brings home the ACVC Territorial Cup and $10K

March 31, 2014 |

Last Friday, the top 12 startups from Arizona State, University of Arizona and Northern Arizona went head-to-head in the second Arizona Collegiate Venture Competition for a chance at a piece of the $30,000 prize money plus mentorship…and of course the … Read More

Top 3 Arizona Universities battle for the Startup Territorial Cup

March 24, 2014 |

The Arizona Collegiate Venture Competition (ACVC), where startups from the top three universities compete against each other for cash prizes, kicks off Friday, March 28 in Tucson.

The top 12 startups from Arizona State University (ASU), Northern Arizona University (NAU), … Read More

ASU offers $400K in funding for up to 50 student ventures

February 10, 2014 |

It’s that time again to apply for the Edson Student Entrepreneur Initiative to get funding and other support for your venture!

For the 10th consecutive year, the Edson Student Entrepreneur Initiative is the university’s premier student startup competition. Managed by … Read More

ASU awarded $1M grant from Department of Defense

January 14, 2014 |

The United States Department of Defense has awarded Arizona State University a $1 million dollar grant to create a new Pracademic Center of Excellence in Technology Transfer (PACE/T2). PACE/T2 will leverage ASU’s proven method and record of success to support … Read More

2013 Symposium on Technology for the Future starts Saturday-AZ jobs on the horizon

September 12, 2013 |


Technology has the capability to change the world and improve the quality of life for people all over the world. The 2013 Symposium on Technology for the Future, sponsored by Arizona State University, National Science Council, and AZ-TW … Read More

ASU College of Engineering takes home the trophy

August 30, 2013 |

The ASU Entrepreneurship and Innovation Group hosted their first 2013 Startup Bowl. The winner is given to the college that brings in the highest percentage of student participation into the 2013 Edson student venture program.

The Edson program provides … Read More

eTranscripts Make College Applications Simpler

July 31, 2013 |

As students are gearing up for the start of the new school year, colleges are bracing themselves for the flood of applications and student transcripts from high schools across the country.

Traditionally, students requested their high schools to send … Read More

Arizona Student Startups Pitch for Funding at Demo Day

March 26, 2013 |

The 2013 Arizona Student Demo Day is presenting Arizona’s top student-run startup companies from Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University and the University of Arizona who pitch for $30,000 in funding. The event is free to the public. The event is on Friday, March 29th from noon to 5 p.m. at Arizona SkySong.

On Demo Day, 12 student-led startups will pitch their companies to a panel of judges, vying for $30,000 in funding. One team from each university will receive $7,000, and three runners-up from any of the schools will receive $2,000 each.Read More