2nd Annual Startup Weekend

The Innovation Institute hosted their 2nd annual Startup Weekend in partnership with Career Development and Placement Services in January. The weekend was devoted to letting students develop teams and ideas that could potentially be startups. The students came from a variety of backgrounds, ranging from neuroscience majors to law students.…

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Pitt’s 1st Annual Student Startup Competition

The Innovation Institute kicked off its first ever 24-hour SmashMash on November 14th here on Pitt’s campus. The event brought together approximately 65 students from a diverse array of fields, ranging from computer science to biomedical engineering. Despite their different backgrounds, these participants all convened for a common purpose—to create…

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