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Inaugural issue of the Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education Released

PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA – January 11, 2017 – The University Economic Development Association (UEDA) has launched the first issue of the Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education (JEDHE). This Journal is an online, peer-reviewed publication dedicated to the study of university-led economic development. It examines ways in […]

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University Economic Development Association membership selects best practices in university-based economic development for 2016

ROANOKE, VIRGINIA – October 18, 2016 – Last week, the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) announced winners of its annual Awards of Excellence program during their Annual Summit in Roanoke, Virginia. Leading initiatives from across North America competed in a six-month process, including application, peer review, live […]

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University Economic Development Association (UEDA) Selects Finalists for 2016 Awards of Excellence

Finalists, Representing Leading Economic Development Initiatives Across North America, Will Compete at Annual Summit In October ROANOKE, VIRGINIA – August 18, 2016 – The 2016 UEDA Awards of Excellence finalists have been chosen and the competition this year is at an all time high. Each year, universities […]

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Call for Submissions Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education

The Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education is an online, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the study of university-led economic development. The Journal examines ways in which institutions of higher education foster competitiveness through human capital formation; research and innovation; and quality-of-place strategies that make communities attractive […]

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Dear Colleague Letter: Germination of Research Ideas for Large Opportunities and Critical Societal Needs (GERMINATION)

Dear Colleague Letter: Germination of Research Ideas for Large Opportunities and Critical Societal Needs (GERMINATION)

  Dear Colleagues: Today, with growing and aging population, we are facing many societal challenges including pressing demands for food, land, energy and water, urgent need for educating students from diverse backgrounds, requirement of security in an increasingly connected world, more effective and affordable healthcare, and sustainable […]

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University Economic Development Association (UEDA) adjourns 2015 Annual Summit with diverse program and election of new board members

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – October 26, 2015 – More than 200 delegates convened in Anchorage, Alaska for the University Economic Development Association’s (UEDA) 2015 Annual Summit in September. The three-day Summit, under the theme “Unlocking Diversity: Innovation + Talent + Capital,” featured top speakers from across North America. […]

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Top Economic Development Initiatives in Higher Education Recognized by UEDA

Finalists in Awards of Excellence Program Represent Exemplary Higher Education-Led Initiatives in Regional Transformation and will Compete at Annual Summit ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – August 3, 2015 – After several months of competition, finalists representing the top economic development initiatives in higher education have been selected as part […]

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IEDC and UEDA Announce Workshop on Collaboration with Higher Education Institutions

Washington, DC (June 18, 2015) – The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) have announced a new workshop on effective collaboration between economic development and higher education institutions. The workshop, called ED+Ed: Partnering to Bridge the Gap, will be in Anchorage, Alaska, on Thursday, October 1, 2015, and […]

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June 30 Deadline for 2015 UEDA Awards of Excellence Fast Approaching

Awards recognize best practices in university-based economic development The University Economic Development Association (UEDA) is currently seeking applications for its annual Awards of Excellence program, which recognizes cutting edge university-based economic development initiatives from across the country. The Awards of Excellence Program spotlights higher education institutions and […]

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Annual Summit Call for Presentations Extended

UPDATE: The Call for Presentations Submission Period Is Now Closed Because Spring is such a busy time in university circles, we’re extending the 2015 Annual Summit Call for Presentations deadline. UEDA will now be accepting submissions until the Annual Summit agenda has been filled, so you’ll have a […]

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