Monthly Archives: November 2015

Nike’s Innovation Kitchen Comes to PhilaU

Last Wednesday, students spent the afternoon with Jay Meschter in The Nexus Learning Hub. Jay is the Director of the Innovation Kitchen at Nike. He showed students how his group specializes in the discovery and development of advanced technologies that … Continue reading

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PhilaU ID Alum’s Rubber Band Launcher is Aiming to be the Next Big Thing

By Mike Bederka –– Reprinted from Technical.ly Fresh off a successful U.S. debut at the Fall Toy Preview in Dallas, the minds behind a futuristic-looking rubber band launcher aim for it to be the next big “it” item. “Shooting rubber … Continue reading

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Students Visit Top Medical Device Manufacturer

As part of this semester’s Materials & Processes class, students recently visited Warminster-based manufacturer MK Precision. The company specializes in creating medical devices and components from titanium and a plastic called PEEK. Students were afforded a unique opportunity to go … Continue reading

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