Posts tagged “Universities”

Updated January 12, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: Do We Live by Economic Cycles?

Mike Walden Just like the ocean tides, the economy appears to ebb and flow, although not quite in such a regular and predictable fashion.

Tags: NCSU
Updated January 12, 2007

Premium Lock Insight Racing Lands Repeat Sponsor; Pentagon Restores Prize Money To Robotic Vehicle Event

Insight Racing Triangle-based team to enter Lotus sports car in 2007 event across urban environment. First prize is worth $2 million.

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Updated January 11, 2007

Premium Lock MarketSmart Advertising Co-Founder To Lead Consolidated Operation for Think Partnership

Think Partnership Several former employees of MarketSmart Interactive, which was shut down last week, join new Think Advertising group. Lewis Finch will lead combined group that will be based in Morrisville.

Tags: NCSU
Updated January 11, 2007

Premium Lock Insider Chosen as Duke Business School Dean

Blair Sheppard Blair Sheppard, a longtime Duke professor and international consultant, is expected to assume new duties on July 1.

Tags: Duke
Updated January 10, 2007

Premium Lock Emory Launches $110M Global Health Institute

Medical Technology University also partners with Finish group to form international public health alliance with $20M grant from Gates Foundation.

Updated January 8, 2007

Premium Lock Startup ViTrue Hires Former EarthLink Executive as Chief Technology Officer

ViTrue Robert Sanders, a former chief architect at Atlanta-based Earthlink, also worked at Mindspring and Cbeyond. Two other execs also hired.

January 8, 2007

Premium Lock America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs: A Growing Trend

Duke Duke, UC Berkley study focuses on increasing importance of immigrants to engineering, technology firms in U.S.

January 4, 2007

Premium Lock Former Quintiles Executive Joins RTI as Chief Medical Officer

RTI Claude Hughes will also serve as a V.P. in genomics and molecular epidemiology project.

Updated January 4, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: What Should We Wish for North Carolina's Economy?

Mike Walden Looking ahead to 2007, NCSU economist cites his three wishes, including N.C. remaining a destination for job growth.

Tags: Layoffs, NCSU
Updated January 4, 2007

Premium Lock Phase Biosciences Closes on New Funding from Johnson & Johnson

Phase Bioscience Money from the Series B round will be used to advance drug discovery technology licensed from Duke.

Updated January 4, 2007

Premium Lock Garry Betty, CEO of EarthLink, Dies From Cancer

Mike Lunsford will remain interim CEO of the Atlanta-based Internet Service Provider. Betty had stepped down in November.

January 3, 2007

Premium Lock U.S. Economy Should Pick Up in Second Half of 2007, Clemson Economist Says

Decline in oil prices, interest rates, unemployment are in forecast for an economic 'soft landing'.

Tags: Clemson
January 3, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Economy Will Growth in 2007 for Sixth Consecutive year, UNC Charlotte Economist Projects

State's GSP will increase 2 percent in New Year, says John Connaughton. Still, that's lower than 2005, 2006 rates.

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