2014 was a successful and busy year for the Division of Innovation and Applied Research! We worked with strategic partners across business, government, education, and nonprofit sectors to develop collaborative solutions that address our community’s critical issues.

Our projects helped these stakeholders make informed decisions about topics ranging from the economic impact of legislation to the best practices for education issues. We even launched two new programs, the TU Professional Leadership Program for Women and the Student Launch Pad.

2014 also marked the 10 year anniversary of our Division. Below are a few highlights from our first 10 years:


Our latest annual report, Why We Do What We Do: 2014 Report, offers more in-depth information about these stories and why we offer the programs and services that we do.