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From Lab to Marketplace – A Tale of Duke’s Innovation Ecosystem

November 26, 2019

On Tuesday, November 19th Duke in DC and Duke’s Office of Licensing and Ventures (OLV) co-hosted a congressional briefing titled, “University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystems.” OLV Executive Director Robin Rasor and New Ventures Director Rob Hallford traveled to Washington, D.C. Read More...

Promoting a Policy Environment for the Environment

November 25, 2019

Toddi Steelman, the Stanback Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment recently spent a morning on Capitol Hill for a round of meetings that highlighted faculty expertise at the Nicholas School and the need for evidence-based decision-making. .@DukeEnvironment Dean Read More...


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