Thursday, April 28th is IPRO Day on the IIT campus.
IIT’s Interprofessional Projects Program (IPRO) tasks interdisciplinary teams of students—often pairing them with a corporate or community sponsor—with solving real-world problems in engineering research, process improvement, sustainability, service learning and venture development.
This year’s projects range from vertical farming to renovating the old Ramova Theater in Bridgeport to piston pin manufacturing to bringing laptops to kids in Haiti.
Judges are volunteers from Chicago’s professional community.
We’re secretly pulling for our friends in IPRO 333 who helped come up with our favorite coffee, Mies van der Roast.
Thursday’s event will be held in the Hermann Hall Conference Center (the HUB).› Read more