$10M Gift Funds Ctr. for Entrepreneurism at UCSD’s Jacobs School of Engineering

LA JOLLA, CA -- UC San Diego's Jacobs School of Engineering is launching a new center to foster commercialization of UCSD research, and to educate students about the process of moving innovations from the laboratory into the marketplace. The William J. von Liebig Center for Entrepreneurism and Technology Advancement (www.vonliebig.ucsd.edu) is funded through a $10 million gift from the William J. von Liebig Foundation of Naples, Fla.