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University Research Brings the Local Closer to the Global

Universities traditionally measure their impact on entrepreneurship locally. At last month’s Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC), Bill Aulet from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) reminded us that in a world where national boundaries are porous to both innovation and knowledge creation, assessing our impact globally can be a strong driver of collective performance improvement.

MIT Report Illustrates Impact on Global Entrepreneurship

Just how much impact can one university have on the global economy. Apparently, quite a bit. A new December 2015 study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology reports that MIT's alumni entrepreneurs generate annual revenues of roughly $1.9 trillion.

R&D Collaboration and the History of Bell Labs

R&D collaboration -- what works best? Jordan Bell-Masterson explores the research literature and the history of Bell Labs to provide insights on how to purse R&P collaboration.

Kauffman Foundation to Accept Nominations for Junior Faculty Fellowship Grants

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation announces that the nomination period is now open for the Kauffman Junior Faculty Fellowship in Entrepreneurship Research (KJFF).

The Evolution of Entrepreneurship on College Campuses

Exploring the evolution of entrepreneurship on college campuses -- a timeline

Stanford, Harvard Lead US Dominance for VC-backed Entrepreneurs

Every ranking of colleges and universities has its own formula for determining which ones are "more entrepreneurial" but they all tend to look fairly similar -- and U.S. heavy. Pitchbook, a data provider and research firm focused on private equity and venture capital, recently released its 2015-16 Universities Report and American schools lead the way again.

Not Just Research: Kauffman Emerging Scholars in the Classroom, on Campus & In the Community

After surveying our Kauffman Emerging Scholars on their involvement in entrepreneurship beyond research, we learned how involved these scholars are both inside and outside of the classroom.

Kauffman Foundation Announces 2015 Recipients of Junior Faculty Fellowship Grants

Find out more about the recipients of the Kauffman Junior Faculty Fellowship in Entrepreneurship Research (KJFF).

KU Institute for Advancing Medical Innovation

Getting new medical treatments and cures to patients more quickly is the goal of a Kauffman-supported life science proof-of-concept model at the University of Kansas.

Kauffman Foundation Accepting Proposals for 2016 Entrepreneurship Dissertation Fellowship Grants

We're awarding up to 15 Dissertation Fellowship grants of $15,000 each to Ph.D., D.B.A. or other doctoral students for the support of dissertations in the area of entrepreneurship.