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Siemens Opens Innovation Center in Tech Square (April 20, 2017)

April 26, 2017
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What To Do When The Check Engine Light Comes On

January 12, 2017
You may be interested in Fixd, which is one of the incubator companies that occupies space in our project at Tech Square.
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TUFF -New Manager of Louisiana Emerging Technology Center and Digital Media Center at LSU

September 2, 2016
On September 1, 2016, TUFF officially began its work with the LSU Research and Technology Foundation to manage the...
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Steve Case, founder of AOL and CEO of Revolution visits Tech Square ATL during his Rise of the Rest Tour

May 15, 2015
Steve Case, founder of AOL and CEO of Revolution paid a visit to Tech Square ATL during his Rise of the Rest tour stop on...
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Atlanta Mayor appoints board to lead West Atlanta redevelopment

December 19, 2014
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed announced a nine-member board, on Friday, to lead the Westside Future Fund.  The nonprofit...
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Technology Square Named Best Park of 2014 by AURP

December 8, 2014
Georgia Tech's Technology Square was given the award for best research park in 2014 by the Association of University...
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TUFF Recognized Milestone Achievement in Sustainability

December 1, 2014
The Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge (Atlanta BBC) will recognize The University Financing Foundation (TUFF) and...
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"Company Building Studio" Announced at Technology Square

November 26, 2014
Tech Square Labs, launched earlier this year by serial enterprenuers Paul Judge and Allen Nance, announced plans to move...
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Battelle Study Highlights the Importance of Research Parks as Economic Drivers

November 25, 2014
Battelle’s Survey of North American University Research Parks emphasizes the importance of innovation for sustained...
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Georgia State Receives $22.8 million Grant From Woodruff Foundation

November 21, 2014
Georgia State has received a $22.8 million grant from the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation to turn an unused Atlanta...
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November Secret Jam

November 6, 2014
Join Technology Square’s Sandbox Crew on Wednesday, November 12 from 6pm to 8pm for another Secret Jam. ...
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Sandbox Crew Coming to Technology Enterprise Park

October 1, 2014
  On Monday, October 6, the Sandbox Crew will be hosting Doggy Dogg ATL food carts at the TEP building. ...
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August Secret Jam Location Announced

August 27, 2014
This month’s Secret Jam will be hosted on top of the Centergy Parking deck at Tech Square. Enjoy delicious Sweet...
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First Tech Square Hump Day Secret Jam a Success

July 31, 2014
The first Technology Square Hump Day Secret Jam which was hosted last night on the Penthouse Patio of the Centergy...
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TUFF Refinances Centergy Building, Saves Georgia Tech $11.5 Million

June 30, 2014
On June 26, TUFF completed its refinancing of the Centergy Building at Technology Square in Atlanta, Georgia.  In...
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Clark Atlanta University/Spelman College- Central Utility Plant Expansion

June 26, 2014
Clark Atlanta University/ Spelman College - Central Utility Plant Expansion In an effort to meet the growing needs of...
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Case Study in Sustainability: Technology Square Research Building

May 2, 2014
Case Study in Sustainability: Technology Square Research Building TUFF’s Technology Square Research Building was...
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TUFF's Vic Clements Presents at the 8th Annual Georgia Environmental Conference

September 9, 2013
As part of TUFF’s ongoing commitment to the Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge initiative, TUFF Manager of...
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TUFF Reaches Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge Goal

July 16, 2013
The University Financing Foundation Reaches Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge Goal Completes implementation of...
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TUFF Partners with Georgia Tech to Improve Sustainability at Technology Square Research Building

June 10, 2013
Georgia Tech has had a long time commitment to high performance buildings and sustainability.  Based on a recent...
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TUFF is a proud sponsor and participant in the Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge

May 21, 2013
In February 2011, President Obama, building upon the investments of the Recovery Act, announced the Better Buildings...
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TUFF’s Vic Clements, Manager of Administration, Presenter for March 19th Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge Lunch and Learn Session

March 25, 2013
As part of TUFF’s ongoing commitment to come alongside the Atlanta university community in their sustainability...
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TUFF Restructures Financing for Georgia Tech-Savannah Professional Education Campus

December 14, 2012
As 2012 came to a close, TUFF celebrated with Georgia Tech the successful refinance and lease restructure of the Georgia...
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“Collision Space” Vital in University and Economic Development

August 3, 2012
Kevin Byrne, TUFF’s Chief Operating Officer and vice president, and current president of the Association of...
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Clayton State University - Gateway Village

Encroaching commercial development around Clayton State University was not consistent with the long term vision of the Institution. The entrance to the University was quickly being compromised by...

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Kevin Byrne, President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Byrne is currently the President of The University Financing Foundation (TUFF), a national 501(c)(3) private operating foundation whose mission is to assist institutions of education and...

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