Dr. Douglas Lyon, association president and chairman of the computer engineering department at the university, said he hopes to encourage students to get involved with crowdfunding to finance their projects. “We’re hoping to get students to think more like business people and not just plain engineers,” he said. “Students create a lot of prototypes, but rarely commercialize them.”
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