Purdue and Indiana Universities Join Forces: The Indiana Innovation Alliance
The leaders claim the alliance, focusing on Indiana's life science industries, would strengthen the state economy by creating jobs and bringing improved or new technologies into industry. Together, the Universities are asking asking for $70 million in state funding over two years to jump-start the alliance.
The Lafayette Journal and Courrier covered an Indiana Innovation Alliance Day at the Statehouse in February. The text of the article, highlighting how the Weldon School may benefit for the Alliance can be found here.