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Our Vision

Innovate Blue unifies the University of Michigan innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem, a web of experience-based... Read full vision statement

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15 Innovative Female Students to Watch in 2015

Our prediction? The future will be full of bold, innovative women entrepreneurs. Just remember where you heard about them first. Read the story

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Minor in Entrepreneurship

The 15-credit highly immersive education experience draws on U-M’s educational excellence in a variety of disciplines, allowing students to grow their ideas.

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Alumni Spotlight: Jules Pieri

Have you heard of SodaStream? Fitbit? These products got their start on The Grommet, an innovative product launch platform co-founded by Jules Pieri (BFA 1982) in 2008. Read her story

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Take a Core Class

Core Courses to Cultivate Your Inner Innovator! Today’s world demands innovative thinkers. These two core courses can help you get there.

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Innovate Blue Blog

University of Michigan faculty, students, and alumni share the latest news about the University's innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem. Read our blog

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Ben Rathi

U-M student Ben Rathi is relocating medical supplies from areas of surplus to areas in need. Read more

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Urban Entrepreneurship: A case for Detroit

The University of Michigan is playing a role in shaping Detroit's future. Read more

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Innovate Brew

A new program through the U-M Office of Research... Read more

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Heel Secret

U-M dance student Kiri Chapman is revolutionizing the high heel with her venture Heel Secret. Read more

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MHacks Student Hackathon

M-Hacks hosts the nation's largest student hackathon each year. Read more

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Events

Innovation and entrepreneurship events campuswide. Read more

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Food Entrepreneurs

University of Michigan entrepreneurs are helping boost Detroit’s growing food scene. Read more

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The Largest Student Pitch Competition in the World

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Thriving Ecosystem

There are more than 15 entrepreneurial student organizations at U-M. See the full list

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Andy Boucher

It isn’t everyday we get to meet University of Michigan students working for the Department of Defense, but Andy Boucher... Read more

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Student Ventures

There are more than 45 student ventures at U-M. See the full list

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Student Entrepreneurs

There are more than 30 entrepreneurial student organizations at U-M. See the full list

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Seed Funding

More than $90,000 has been awarded to student startups by the Zell Lurie Institute through the Michigan Business Challenge... View our student ventures

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MPowered Startup Career Fair

There are more than 30 entrepreneurial student organizations providing information and events at U-M. See the full list

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Thriving Ecosystem

There are more than 30 entrepreneurial student organizations at U-M. See the full list

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Sean Simpson

Sean Simpson, a mechanical engineer, enrolled in the Ross School of Business evening MBA program in fall 2009 to get... Read more

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Ventures at U-M

There are more than 45 student ventures at U-M. See the full list

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From Every Angle

There are more than 80 entrepreneurial courses currently offered at U-M See the full list

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E-MAGINE

A student organization that focuses on connecting schools in rural Africa to the Internet. See the full list

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Faculty Mentors

U-M students regularly collaborate with faculty on innovative projects that are leading to new discoveries. See our courses and programs

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Get the Latest

News and announcements about Innovate Blue. Follow us on Twitter

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Grace Hsia

When Grace Hsia, a U-M engineering student, learned that 4 million low-birth weight babies die every year from... Read more

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Ventures at U-M

There are more than 45 student ventures at U-M. See the full list

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Detroit Entrepreneurial Network

A U-M student organization that is striving to improve the future of the Detroit Community. See the full list

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Ventures at U-M

There are more than 45 student ventures at U-M. See the full list

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Student Organizations

There are more than 30 entrepreneurial student organizations at U-M. See the full list

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Student Ventures

There are more than 45 student ventures at U-M. See the full list

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MCubed Symposium

U-M students and faculty recently gathered to share MCubed projects and discuss how real-time seed funding is inspiring innovation. View courses and programs

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Student Ventures

There are more than 45 student ventures at U-M. See the full list