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Published December 02, 2009, 04:32 PM

REAC One Research Center Holds Open House

No doubt you've driven by the REAC building in Grand Forks near the U-N-D campus, but may not know exactly what goes on there. Today the research center opened its doors to the public.

By: Steve Bodakowski, WDAZ

No doubt you've driven by the REAC building in Grand Forks near the U-N-D campus, but may not know exactly what goes on there.

Today the research center opened its doors to the public.

There are eight research companies within REAC one, some who partner with UND

The Research, enterprise and commercialization building or REAC one was constructed last year.

Inside there are three research clusters, life sciences, bio-fuel and bio palmers and advanced engineering.

One of the companies is ideal aerosmith.

They say REAC one has allowed them to expand and build new partnerships

The additional exposure to the other companies that are in the building and we've also hired more students.

REAC One says the new business have brought new people into the area and the partnerships they've built with UND will help to increase UND's enrollment as well.

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