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Fostering Applied Innovation in Higher Education: The National Collegiate . . .

By Philip J. Weilerstein


The pursuit of open-ended commercially focused projects provides opportunities for students to use design and problem solving skills, techniques and tools in a multidisciplinary team setting. Through this process, students gain the skills, knowledge, confidence and commitment to test their inventive and entrepreneurial skills in the world. This paper provides an overview of a program that supports the development of new approaches to engaging students with innovation by providing opportunities for the creation of new products and ventures as part of the educational experience

Year: 1999
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