Archive for December 2015

Sutardja Center Alums Create “Prynt”, A Polaroid Printing Smartphone Case

Prynt, a San Francisco-based startup founded by two graduates of a Berkeley Engineering entrepreneurship program, is bringing instant print photography to smartphones. The grads designed a smartphone case equipped with a built-in mini-printer, for printing digital photos on the go. The founders, Clément Perrot and David Zhang, were schoolmates at École Polytechnique, France’s premier science…

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Now hiring: IEOR Lecturer position

The DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING & OPERATIONS RESEARCH at University of California, Berkeley is generating an applicant pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach courses in the department should an opening arise. The ad will remain in place for one calendar year, closing January 31, 2017. Positions may be up to 100% time and may…

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Take The QuakeCAFE Quiz: Are You Ready For The Big One?

Take The QuakeCAFE Quiz: Are You Ready For The Big One? Keith McAleer December 16, 2015 Take the quiz! How prepared are you?  No one knows when the next big earthquake will hit California, but most can agree on one thing — it’s going to happen at some point. And when it does, it has…

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Students Present ‘Challenge Lab’ Projects

December 15, 2015 Challenge Lab (IEOR 185) is a project of the Sutardja Center of Entrepreneurship & Technology and uses a competition-based format to teach students how to be entrepreneurs by working in interdisciplinary teams to develop a product. The competition categories this year included ‘Internet of Things’ — an emerging category of connected products that typically focus on…

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