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Better gender balance goal of latest MHacks hackathon

MHacks: Refactor, v7 of the nationally-renowned U-M hackathon, drew many more women, underrepresented students and first-timers.|Medium Read
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The Startup: Which venture will be the last one standing?

Fifteen ideas are still in the running. Which student venture will be the last one standing? The Startup is a unique, semester-long competition and mentoring program.|Medium Read
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Googling the physical world

PsiKick's and other's IoT applications are what many consider to be the next wave of computing and the next driving force of the semiconductor industry.|Medium Read
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A showcase of student innovation

The most ambitious and intense class projects of students’ undergraduate careers are showcased each semester at Design Expo. More than 100 teams display the prototypes they’ve spent months designing and refining. |Short Read
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Claude Gauthier and OmniPhy: Connecting to the ethernet revolution

Dr. Gauthier is co-founder and CTO of the semiconductor interface intellectual property (IP) company, OmniPhy.|Medium Read

U-Michigan’s unique MCubed seed grants start 2nd cycle

MCubed is a one-of-a-kind seed funding program designed to spark innovative research without traditional peer review.|Medium Read
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U-M alum takes post in Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative

Former University of Michigan College of Engineering student Mike Muse was recently tapped by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to serve as Millennial Entrepreneur Champion for President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative.|Short Read
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Engineering friendship

Alum startup Jetivity aims to bring people together around shared interests with a free platform for posting activities.|Short Read
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EECS students make career connections at NSBE conference

55 U-M engineers attended the convention, themed “Reimagining Your Future,” and developed vital connections in their field.|Short Read

ECE alumna Ruba Borno to join Cisco’s new executive team

The young executive has an extensive history in both the business and tech worlds.|Medium Read
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Stephen Forrest named Peter A. Franken Distinguished University Professor

Prof. Forrest is internationally-renowned and easily one of the most prolific inventors in academia today.|Medium Read
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How to disobey your mother, and still make her proud

"My mom kept telling me, you've got to make sure you get a secure job. You’ve got to have that corporate job," recalls Nick Turnbull BSE ME '13. That was back when Nick was an undergrad studying mechanical engineering at the University of Michigan.|Medium Read