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UW-Extension: Ideadvance Seed Fund
In this video, Scott Vanderbeck discusses how Ideadvance Seed Fund helped his company, Organic Research Corporation, pivot and succeed in the medical marketplace. Dave Linz and Idella Yamben, two UW-Extension employees intimately involved with Ideadvance, explain the program’s role in growing new companies like Vanderbeck’s.
UW-Barron County Rube Goldberg team wins national competition
When professor Christa James-Brynes traveled with her group of four students from UW-Barron County to the national Rube Goldberg competition in Columbus, Ohio, they were taken aback by the countless team members that competing schools had brought with them.