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I-Corps Spring 2018 Training Cohort

UNH Trains Fourth NSF I-Corps Cohort

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
On March 21st, 2018, UNH kicked off its fourth I-Corps training cohort. The training is part of an I-Corps Site Grant UNH received from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in early 2016 to foster entrepreneurship on campus and support the maturation of innovations developed at UNH from idea generation to commercialization. One of the pillars of UNH's I-Corps Site is a nine-week Lean LaunchPad course that exposes trainees to the business model canvas, a tool that uses regular interviews with potential customers to outline how an idea fits within a market. Read More
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Rise to the 603 Challenge and Support UNHInnovation - See Your Gift Matched!

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
SAVE THE DATE! The 603 Challenge starts Sunday, June 3rd at 12 PM and ends Friday, June 8th at 6 PM ET. This online-only challenge is an annual fundraising campaign that offers alumni, parents, faculty, staff, students, and friends the chance to make a gift to the area(s) that are most meaningful to them at UNH. Please mark your calendars and consider supporting UNHInnovation by designating a gift to one of our participating units. Read More
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UNH's Recently Issued Patents

Friday, May 11, 2018
Check out some of the recent issued patents from UNH's innovative researchers. Read More
Innovator's guide to commercialization

Just Released! UNHInnovation's Innovator's Guide to Commercialization

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
UNHInnovation (UNHI) recently released the Innovator's Guide to Commercialization in an effort to help lead faculty, staff, and students through the commercialization process at UNH. Read More
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The Connectivity Research Center Hosted Second Annual Smart Gadget Competition

Thursday, April 26, 2018
The UNH Connectivity Research Center (Connectivity) recently hosted the second annual Smart Gadget Competition at UNHInnovation. This one-day event brought together UNH students, faculty, and industry to identify and solve a problem on campus using "smart" sensors and LoRaWAN, an Internet of Things wireless technology. Read More
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Success at the ECenter Leads to Additional Support

Thursday, April 12, 2018
After providing the initial support to launch the Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter), entrepreneur and philanthropist Peter T. Paul '67 has renewed his support based on student demand and the center's success with a $400,000 gift. Read More
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ECenter Coaches Student Winners of SVIC

Friday, January 26, 2018
Congrats, Andrew and Geno!   Read More
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UNH Makerspace Acquires CNC Milling Machine for Improved Prototyping

Thursday, January 25, 2018
UNHInnovation recently added a state-of-the art DATRON neo CNC milling machine to the Makerspace at the UNH ECenter. The new machine, which can mill materials like metal, wood, foam, and acrylic, allows UNH students, faculty, and staff to build real working prototypes of their ideas. Read More
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UNH Recognized by APLU for Efforts in Economic Engagement

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
The University of New Hampshire was one of three universities to be awarded the Innovation & Economic Prosperity (IEP) Designation from the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) in 2017. The APLU’s IEP Universities program was developed to recognize institutions of higher education for their efforts in economic engagement. Economic engagement refers to university initiatives that promote innovation and entrepreneurship, excellence in technology transfer, and leadership in talent and workforce development. All over the country, public universities partner with... Read More
Mission, Vision and Values Statement

UNHInnovation Refocuses Mission, Vision, and Values

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Since its humble beginning in 1997 as the Office of Intellectual Property Management, once an office of two, UNHInnovation (UNHI) has grown and transformed into a team of over 30 people and a strong presence on campus and in the state. Between our five units, (i.e. Intellectual Asset Management, Strategic Partnerships, the Entrepreneurship Center, the InterOperability Lab, and the Connectivity Research Center), we work hard to protect, support, and promote UNH ideas and innovations, and build bridges between the university and the business community in many different ways. Read More