Yale Students Are Committed To Building Better Food Businesses

August 9, 2017

Forbes: Yale undergraduate and graduate schools are turning out food startups left and right. Here are some of the latest to gain traction. 


Challenge Cup NYC: Simplifi Tops a Diverse Field of Startups

August 4, 2017 

1776: Challenge Cup New York City marked the halfway point of the 2017 competition around the globe!  The judges selected Simplifi as last night’s winner. The startup helps people save money and pay off student debt faster and more effectively based on personalized data. Simplifi will go on to compete for the grand prizes at the Global Final Round during Challenge Festival in November 2017.


Yale Student Invents Drone to Solve $2.5 Trillion Corrosion Problem

June 27, 2017

Inc.: This former ExxonMobil employee invented a drone that could save lives and help big oil.


Yale announces Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking

May 18, 2017

Yale: A major donation by an alumnus of Yale College and Yale Law School will support the construction, launch, and programs of the Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale (Tsai CITY).


Yale Yale Innovation Summit Brings Together Entrepreneurs and Investors at Evans HallTsai Center for Innovative Thinking

May 10, 2017

SOM: On May 10, student and faculty entrepreneurs from across Yale gathered at Edward P. Evans Hall for the Yale Innovation Summit, presented by the Yale Office of Cooperative Research and the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute. 


Saphlux Raises $5M in Funding

March 26, 2017 

FINSMESSaphlux, a New Haven, CT-based producer of semi-polar GaN materials to solve efficiency droop and green gap problems in LEDs and lasers, raised $5m in funding.