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Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Project

The KEEN program will transform the Engineering education on our campus and infuse our students with an Entrepreneurial mindset. This is a brief overview of the major portions of the project.

Overall Goals 
To transform the educational experience of our undergraduate engineering students to develop in them the entrepreneurial mindset.

To change the culture of our faculty and the Lawrence Tech leadership who are involved in the education of our undergraduate engineering students to enable the transformation of the student's educational experience.

To provide the infrastructure to encourage and support student entrepreneurial activities.

To provide assessment of the program itself as well as the incubation of the Entrepreneurial mindset in the students.

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Kern Grant Committee

 

 

Mark Brucki

      
Mark Brucki
Executive Director
Economic Development and Government Relations
Don Carpenter

 

Don Carpenter
Associate Professor
Civil Engineering

Ken Cook

  Ken Cook
Department Chair
Engineering Technology
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Howard Davis
Corporate and Foundation Relations

Karen Evans

  Karen Evans
Director, Undergraduate Management
Senior Lecturer, Arts & Sciences
Nabil Grace

  Nabil Grace
Interim Dean, College of Engineering
Director, Center for Innovative Research Materials (CIMR)
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Entrepreneurial Coordinator
Hsiao-Ping Moore

  Hsiao-Ping Moore
Dean
College of Arts & Sciences
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Peg Pierce
Director
Office of Career Services
Don Reimer

 
Don Reimer
Senior Lecturer
Mechanical Engineering
Director of Entrepreneurial Programs
Scott Schneider

  Scott Schneider
Director, Center for Teaching & Learning
Associate Professor of Physics
College of Arts & Sciences
Maria Vaz

  Maria Vaz
Provost
Kern Grant Committee Chair