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January 15, 2014 | Tom Ballard

NC State’s Centennial Campus to house new Manufacturing Innovation Institute

Yesterday was a big news day for North Carolina State University (NCSU) and its Centennial Campus that is home to the new Eastman Innovation Center, a new initiative previously spotlighted on teknovation.biz. NCSU, which is one of the partner universities of UT-Battelle, LLC, will be home to a $140 million consortium of companies and universities that will develop the next generation of energy-efficient electronic chips and devices. The announcement was made yesterday by President Barack Obama. Click here to read the Raleigh News & Observer article and here to read the White House announcement.