Purdue to open entrepreneurial, industry partnership facility for faculty, staff and students
June 20, 2013
Purdue Research Foundation and Purdue's Discovery Park will jointly open a building in early July for industry and Purdue research partnerships, student entrepreneurial activities and startup company offices.
The nearly 10,000-square-foot facility, located at 1601 State St. in West Lafayette, Ind., is owned by the Purdue Research Foundation. The main floor will house the Discovery Park Partners and will be used by corporations interested in partnering with Purdue on research projects and for faculty, staff and student entrepreneurs who have founded a company and want easy access to Purdue research facilities. The basement of the structure will house the Anvil, a nonprofit entity founded by students that will open in the fall and will be used for Purdue entrepreneurial co-space.Read Full Story