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Professors put a human touch on extreme time scales — from the very long to the ultra-short

Professors put a human touch on extreme time scales — from the very long to the ultra-short

We measure our days in slices of time. Geologic Time as a Football Field Here's a way to put geologic time scales in perspective. Lay out the 4.6 billion years since the Earth was formed on a football field and we can see where the milestones would appear: Start at the goal line and go…   » Continue Reading

Texas Venture Labs Announces Entrepreneur Randall Crowder as First Venture Labs Fellow

Texas Venture Labs Announces Entrepreneur Randall Crowder as First Venture Labs Fellow

Texas Venture Labs at The University of Texas at Austin announced the hiring of Randall Crowder as the first Texas Venture Labs Fellow. Crowder is also an entrepreneur, active investor and executive director of the Central Texas Angel Network (CTAN) and a managing partner at TEXO Ventures.

Global Moot Corp Competition Announces Winner and Repositioning of The Super Bowl of Business Plan Competitions

BiologicsMD, a team from the University of Arkansas that is developing a new prescription medicine for the treatment of osteoporosis, has been named the Global Champion in the Global Moot Corp competition.

University of Texas at Austin to Host Venture Week, Termed the Future “SXSW of New Venture Creation”

Global Moot Corp, taking place May 6-8 at The University of Texas at Austin, has been called "The Super Bowl of world business plan competitions." Starting this year, it will be accompanied by the inaugural Venture Week, what organizers hope will become the "South By Southwest" of entrepreneurship conferences.

University of Texas at Austin Introduces Venture Labs Campus-wide Program to Accelerate Business Creation

The University of Texas at Austin has announced a campus-wide program, Texas Venture Labs, to make it easier for student and faculty entrepreneurs to start businesses by providing a faster, step-by-step method to bring their innovations to market.

MBA Student’s Texas Moot Corp-Winning Company Acquired by Houston’s BMC Software

Phurnace Software, a company co-founded by a student while in the Texas Master of Business Administration (MBA) program, was purchased by BMC Software, a Houston-based firm, in a transaction that was announced yesterday (Jan. 7).