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Aug 3, 2015

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Emily S

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App serves as 'eyes' for the visually impaired

Last fall, University of Pennsylvania freshmen Rajat Bhageria, Ben Sandler and Joe Cappadona decided on a whim to compete at the PennApps hackathon, one of the biggest and most prestigious in the world. The three computer science majors — lowly freshmen among a multitude of brainiac upper classmen...

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Sep 5, 2014

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Curbside Care is bringing doctors to doorsteps

When Wharton MBA student Scott Ames was traveling with his fiancee in Washington, D.C. last fall, a long wait for a simple antibiotic prescription caused a lot of aggravation and sparked the idea for an innovative healthcare start-up, Curbside Care.

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