recent press releases
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Crazy Capes Business Idea Takes Top Prize in Blackstone LaunchPad’s Idea Olympics (03.16.2015)

Excellence In Innovation: Kent State’s Fashion/Tech Hackathon Produces 30 Wearable Technology Inventions in One Weekend (02.05.2015)

Kent State Blackstone LaunchPad Client Centerpeace Brahmrishi Institute Launches Business (01.12.2015)

Kent State Explores Growing Wearable Technology Industry With Fashion/Tech Hackathon Weekend (12.16.2014)

Kent State Student's Business Takes First Place at Regional Business Competition (11.10.2014)

The Dinner Party: Pairing Female Leaders with Emerging Female Leaders Over a Shared Meal (10.13.2014)

Giving Back: Blackstone LaunchPad Introduces MaPP (10.13.2014)

Blackstone LaunchPad Client Selected for 2014 Flashstarts Tech Accelerator Class (06.23.2014)

Kent State's Blackstone LaunchPad Summer “Build It” Series Assist Faculty/Staff To Develop New Skill-Sets (06.09.2014)

Blackstone LaunchPad Client T-Shirt Design to Be Sold in Kent State Bookstore (04.28.2014)

Making Their Own Path: Kent State Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Announced (04.14.2014)

Campus Departments Come Together to Host First-Ever Maker Faire (04.07.2014)

Gold Medal Awarded for Industry Disruption at Blackstone LaunchPad Idea Olympics (03.10.2014)

Blackstone LaunchPad Nonprofit Launches Prom Dress Drive for Low-Income High School Female Students (03.03.2014)

One Year Later: How One Competition Propelled One Blackstone LaunchPad Business (02.03.2014)

Resources to Support Tech Prototyping Now Available at Blackstone LaunchPad (01.13.2014)

Kent State Blackstone LaunchPad Start-up Selected for Innovation Fund Grant (12.11.2013)

Pitch Perfection Reached at Elevator Pitch Competition (10.28.2013)