UC’s “Edward L. Kaplan ’71 New Venture Challenge” has made a big difference

Can a university-based accelerator make a difference? Absolutely, as shown by this article chronicling the quarter of a century of impact that the “Edward L. Kaplan ’71 New Venture Challenge” has made. Think household names like GrubHub and Braintree that came through the University of Chicago program.

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