Posted September 5, 2013
Vital Herd Inc., a Falmouth-based electronic bovine health-monitoring company, recently worked with USM's Campus Ventures program on the development and commercialization of their proprietary technology.
Posted August 29, 2013
Searsmont machinist John Foster is developing an electric heating unit he says will be able to heat a three-bedroom home through the winter for a fraction of the cost of of conventional baseboard heating units or fuel oil. The patent-pending device underwent independent testing through USM's Campus Ventures program.
Posted August 8, 2013
The “Gorham Lamp” is one of the Campus Ventures program’s first beta projects. The device is a scientific instrument conceived by Dr. Joseph Staples, Lecturer in the Department of Environmental Science, to aid in entomology research.
Posted April 23, 2013
The University of Southern Maine is pleased to announce that USM Mechanical Engineering student Tom Myers has won the 2013 UMaine Business Challenge, a student business plan competition based at the University of Maine in Orono.
Posted March 20, 2013
Campus Ventures and Portland-based Beach Glass Transitions are collaborating to create a new online tool for Maine caregivers of elders called TransitionKey.
Posted March 7, 2013
On Wednesday, March 13th, 2013, the University of Maine will host an informational session for Maine entrepreneurs and small businesses focusing on how to access technical resources available from Maine’s two largest public universities.
Posted September 13, 2012
USM's Campus Ventures and Manufacturing Applications Center help Maine entrepreneurs develop uniquely Maine products. A recent article in Mainebiz focuses on two companies, Beachstone Sustainable Surfaces and LooHoo Wool Dryer Balls, that have worked with USM students and faculty to develop their innovative products.