The Steve and Jamie Chen Center for Innovation and Inquiry (IN2) features a 6,400 square foot state-of-the-art transformational center. The center provides collaborative programming and events in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), Makerspace and Entrepreneurship programs for middle and high school students.
The IN2 team follows methods in its programming which provides: Design Thinking, Experience Design, Practice-based Participatory Learning and the Lean Startup methodology (build, measure, and learn) and iterates program ideas from ideation to growth.
The center’s programs and activities ignites collaboration among students, educators, businesses and communities to advance the human condition through innovation and entrepreneurship.
Hamilton, Cynthia, "ComEd Final Grant Report: IMSA Innovation Center Programs" (2019). Grant Showcase. 3.