Students are full of ideas, and a new innovation series will create conversations and connections to get them engaged.
The weekly conversation-based series, What IF – Innovators Forum, will feature a speaker to talk with students about their experiences and projects.
Karen Kerns, entrepreneur in residence at Iowa State, created What IF with the help of colleagues. Kerns said each session will be in three parts: sharing innovation journeys, what innovation looks like in certain industries and how young people can participate.
“Education is not the outcome of your college experience,” Kerns said. “It is meaningful contributions, significance, impact.”
A student named Mani helped spark the series idea for Kerns by asking how to