Student Interns for Entrepreneurial Companies

With more than 300 academic degree programs, UARF can link your startup to interns in fields ranging from finance to computer science and from engineering to artistic design. If you are interested in finding an intern to fit your needs, please contact

Contact University of Akron Research Foundation

Phone: 330-972-7840 • Fax: 330-972-2368 • Email: uarf@uakron.eduŸŸ

170 University Circle, Suite 312, Akron, Ohio 44325-2103

Courtney Gras and business partner Tom Vo

Engineer and entrepreneur, all in one

Since childhood, Courtney Gras has loved roller coasters — so much so that she dreamed of designing them someday. She figured out, pretty early on, that the best way to do that would be to become an engineer. Roller coasters twist and turn and so do even the best-laid career plans.

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