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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
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The Mad Scientist’s Lab: A look inside Mitch Rohde and Quantum Signal’s school-sized playhouse

Don't let the retro arcade games and oscilloscopes fool you - Mitch's company is as modern as they come. |Short Read

Silicon valley entrepreneurs help bring WIMS2 technology to the world

Shahin and Sassan discussed everything from the acquisition trends of small vs. large companies to the importance of building a team with a range of expertise.|Medium Read
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Stephen Forrest receives 2015 Distinguished University Innovator Award

Prof. Forrest is widely acknowledged as one of the most successful academic inventors and entrepreneurs today.|Medium Read
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2014-15 Undergraduate Student Awards

Students, parents, and faculty gathered to celebrate the achievements of EECS students who earned a special award for academic achievement, research, service, or entrepreneurial activities.|Medium Read
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Two ECE alums make top semiconductor CEOs list

Two ECE alumni were recognized in an 'Electronics Weekly' list of 2014's top semiconductor CEOs. |Short Read

Stephen Forrest Elected to National Academy of Inventors

Forrest started 5 companies, holds more than 260 U.S. patents, and directs the Optoelectronic Components and Materials Laboratory|Short Read