Surround yourself with innovation

at the Student Innovation Center

Explore the Center

Classrooms, student-organization spaces, and co-working suites are intermingled with fabrication labs and design studios. Plus, you can watch as the Gaffer’s Guild creates blown glass creations or as students practice culinary arts in the demonstration kitchen.

Attend Flagship Fridays

Flagship Friday is a moderated virtual conversation session with leaders representing a diverse scope and scale of innovation. Open to students, faculty, staff members, and the greater community.

Use Printing Services

From course materials to posters, regardless of the size and scope of your print-related project, the staff at Printing Services is trained and ready to help.

Visit Sparks Cafe

SPARKS a 100% student-run café on the fourth floor of the Student Innovation Center. Students are fully responsible for managing the café, and are learning to manage daily business decisions.

Shop Innovate 1858

Innovate 1858, located on the first floor of the Student Innovation Center, is best described as part lifestyle boutique, part museum shop. The goal of the store is to spur students in their creative endeavors through hands-on retail experience and entrepreneurial innovation.

Host an Event

The Step-a-torium, with the largest LED screen on campus, provides a dramatic presentation space. An adjoining exhibit space, as well as meeting and multipurpose rooms, offer a variety of spaces for events.