UT Student Startup Wheelist Helps the Automobile Industry Ramp Up for the Future

With the help from The LaunchPad’s summer accelerator and UT’s Student Entrepreneur Acceleration and Launch (SEAL), student entrepreneurs, Connor Phelps and Javier Huerta, launched Wheelist.

By Barrett Ward

Longhorns Connor Phelps (Communications, Class of 2018) and Javier…

From reducing food waste to improving quality of life for the elderly, five student tech-focused startups from UT Austin were accepted into the global Blackstone LaunchPad & Techstars Spring Fellowship program for their novel/future-facing solutions.

By Barrett Ward

UT Austin set a record this semester with five student teams accepted into the Blackstone LaunchPad & Techstars Spring Fellowship program. This is the most number of Longhorn teams accepted in one semester since the global program began. Founders, Abhishek Dasgupta, Apoorva Chintala, Becky Xu, Paige Cabianca…

Have you ever sought out mental health care and felt alone in the process? Vrify Health developed an automated behavioral search engine to tackle the common challenges of reaching out for help.

By Montse Santibanez

I recently had the privilege of sitting down with Vrify Health to learn how they are democratizing patient access to mental health care providers. Vrify Health is a startup co-founded by UT Austin alum Tom Smith (Asian Cultures & Mandarin Chinese, Class of 2019), ROTC instructor Capt…

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