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September 13, 2006

The U's Front Door for Business

It's part customer service, part library resource and part matchmaker, connecting entrepreneurs with academic brainpower. Dick Sommerstad, director of the U's new Academic and Corporate Relations Center, says the center taps into the U's research and knowledge, using thousands of databases and expert resources to answer businesses' questions on the spot.

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