USTAR http://kuer.org en Legislature Approves USTAR Reforms http://kuer.org/post/legislature-approves-ustar-reforms <p></p><p>A bill to reform the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR) is heading to the governor’s desk for his approval. The legislation comes after an audit found that the program exaggerated the number of jobs created.</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 03:21:23 +0000 Andrea Smardon 43308 at http://kuer.org Legislature Approves USTAR Reforms USTAR Governing Authority Responds to Scathing Audit http://kuer.org/post/ustar-governing-authority-responds-scathing-audit <p>Members of the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative or<a href="http://www.innovationutah.com/about/governing-authority/" target="_blank"> USTAR Governing body</a> responded to a scathing audit today during one of the <a href="http://le.utah.gov/asp/interim/Commit.asp?year=2014&amp;com=APPBEL" target="_blank">appropriations subcommittee</a> at the Capitol.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 21:36:30 +0000 Brian Grimmett 41379 at http://kuer.org USTAR Governing Authority Responds to Scathing Audit Legislative Audit Criticizes USTAR Managment http://kuer.org/post/legislative-audit-criticizes-ustar-managment <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A <a href="http://le.utah.gov/audit/13_12rpt.pdf">new legislative audit</a> criticizes the <a href="http://www.innovationutah.com/">Utah Science, Technology and Research </a>Initiative for poor financial management.&nbsp; But a University of Utah official says the school has followed the rules with its U-STAR partnership.</span></p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 21:39:16 +0000 Dan Bammes 36871 at http://kuer.org Legislative Audit Criticizes USTAR Managment