The Observer

Social media app aims to revolutionize apartment hunting

Miriam Ridge, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2014

A new website called Quo is aiming to end the frustration of finding a place to live. The website helps people find an apartment using a user-friendly, social media-like interface. In Sept. 2013, Amit Patel and Todd Goldstein founded Quo, which allows users to search for people and places that are...

CWRU student wins award for health care business

Cal Al-Dhubaib's business, Triple Analytics, helps health care workers develop plans for patients who need long-term care.

John Brogan, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2014

Case Western Reserve University student Khalid Al-Dhubaib recently won first place at the Regional Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) for his company Triple Analytics, which helps health care workers form plans for patients that need long term care. “We’re the only company that does decision...

Foundation pledges money to Blackstone LaunchPad, School of Law

Tara Tran, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2014

The Burton D. Morgan Foundation recently granted more than $2.5 million to Case Western Reserve University. The bulk of the money will go to Blackstone LaunchPad and the School of Law’s intellectual property center. The foundation’s mission is to cultivate entrepreneurship and creativity through...

Three CWRU startups selected to participate in prestigious entrepreneurship competition

Mark Patteson, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2014

An internal team at the Blackstone Charitable Foundation selected three Blackstone Launchpad venture teams from Case Western Reserve University to participate in their Demo Day, a national entrepreneurship competition that they sponsor.The competition for $50,000 in prizes will take place in New York...

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