Entrepreneurship

UC Riverside hackathon winners

'Uber for Tutors' helps students learn on demand

Two UC Riverside undergrads who won world's largest education hackathon debut their app on Apple and Google stores.

UCLA Anderson accelerator

UCLA Anderson launches campus-wide entrepreneurship accelerator

The Anderson Venture Accelerator brings campus together to develop world-changing ideas.

marcus lehman

UC rising stars make Forbes 30 Under 30 list

Forty with ties to the University of California recognized by the magazine as young leaders in their fields.

Gradescope startup

Gradescope: taking the pain out of grading

A startup founded at UC Berkeley that helps teachers streamline the evaluation process is being used at over 120 schools.

UC San Diego robotics

Apple acquisition of UC San Diego startup paves way for further robotics research

Emotient, Inc., is purchased by Apple, but leaves behind a state-of-the-art robotics research lab at UC San Diego.

UC Davis Angela Courtney

UC Davis graduate develops new breast cancer test

Alumna and breast cancer survivor Angela Courtney has developed a simple urine test she hopes will help women around the world.

CleverPet

Sit. Stay. Play.

UC San Diego alumni win big with the first gaming console for dogs.

UC's top 10 stories of 2015

From expanding enrollment to tackling climate change, 2015 was a big year for the University of California.

Winning team, Ag for Hire, brainstorms its app at the Apps for Ag Hackathon with the UC Davis World Food Center.

Hackers compete for best ag app

Ag for Hire team wins the hackathon, which, in partnership with the World Food Center at UC Davis, was one of a series of events at the Food, Ag and Health Solution Summit.

Derek Herrera

UC entrepreneurs win funding at first primeUC competition

Twenty of UC's most promising life-science startups competed for seed funding in the first primeUC competition at UCSF.

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