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Firms started by Chicago Booth students received $85 million in funding this year

You read that right. In a press release issued by the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, the school reports that 11 firms raise a combined $85 million in venture capital this year, from firms such as Accel Partners, Sequioa Capital, Benchmark Capital, and Groupon’s venture arm, Lightbank. The new companies range in industry … Continue reading

Apply to be a Springworks Scholar by July 15th, advancing women and minorities in the venture capital community

Springworks, a San-Francisco based non-profit focused on increasing diversity in the venture community, has opened its Scholar applications to students starting business school in the Fall of 2011. Springworks was founded by Kellogg alum, Jorge Calderon, an investment management professional and social impact evangelist. Applications are due by midnight (PDT) on July 15, 2011.┬áBelow is … Continue reading