Key Objectives

  • Entrepreneurial mindset and skills educational experience to every engineering student at least once a year for each of their four years.
  • Support to engineering students to innovate and build great entrepreneurial and/or intrapreneurial ventures.
  • Support to engineering faculty for the development of effective entrepreneurial mindset and skill experiences for their students.
  • Support to industry to engage with entrepreneurially minded students in developing new products and technologies on campus and within their companies.
EEI is about teaching and coaching students to work with customers and leverage new technology to engineer value-oriented marketable solutions.
David Sly, Director Engineering Entrepreneurship Initiative

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Student Feature

  • At just 23 years old, Grayson Burgess’s company has already generated more than a quarter million dollars in sales. Burgess, a senior in mechanical engineering, founded Comic Sandwiches, an Iowa-based company that designs and manufactures movie-quality replicas, props and memorabilia for fans of comic books and superheroes. [READ MORE]