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Entrepreneur Brothers Hope to Change the Game of Golf


Tony Tuber (HCB, ’24) and senior finance major Mike Tuber founded T Squared Putters, a firm specializing in fully customizable golf putters

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Startup Studio Announces Its Inaugural Cohort


The new 10-week summer program helps UT students and recent alumni launch ideas into businesses

Revolutionizing the Lawn Care Industry through Robotic Mowing image

Revolutionizing the Lawn Care Industry through Robotic Mowing


Rising senior Wesley Pitts founded KnoxBots to help commercial properties automate their landscaping tasks.

Four Student Companies Will Be Propelled by Receiving Funding at the Boyd Venture Challenge image

Four Student Companies Will Be Propelled by Receiving Funding at the Boyd Venture Challenge


Laborup, KnoxBots, Flock Analytics and Napier Athletics won a total of $30K in the annual business pitch competition

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Introducing the ACEI Fellows Program 2024-2025 Cohort


The program now includes teaching fellows and research fellows from multiple University of Tennessee, Knoxville, colleges

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Rheagan Haynes’ Student Entrepreneurial Journey


The senior management major recently became a student entrepreneur when she purchased Lace & Glam Bridal from its previous owner

Fostering Entrepreneurial Success: ACEI Accelerator Lunch and Learn Series image

Fostering Entrepreneurial Success: ACEI Accelerator Lunch and Learn Series


Industry experts and seasoned entrepreneurs shared their insights with aspiring student entrepreneurs and the Knoxville startup community

Customized Golf Putter and Gourmet Bakery Earn Top Awards at Graves Business Plan Competition image

Customized Golf Putter and Gourmet Bakery Earn Top Awards at Graves Business Plan Competition


Six student-run businesses took home a total of $20K in startup funding in the pitch contest

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UT Alum, Current Student Team on New Startup They Hope Will Employ UT Grads


Laborup will help these skilled trade workers quickly create searchable profiles that highlight their skills, licenses, experiences and education.