Milwaukee startups VC coup | Educating the next generation of energy leaders

  • DURHAM, NC—Duke University hopes to reshape the education of future leaders in science and technology to achieve breakthroughs in global challenges with a $250 million initiative. The effort is focused on three main themes: materials science, computing and resilience of the body and brain.
  • COLUMBUS, OH—Drive Capital is seeking to raise a $600 million second Overdrive Fund for later-stage technology companies, as well as a $350 million Fund IV in its traditional seed and Series A space. Drive raised $650 million over two funds in January 2020.