Graduate students create business

engineering students manufacturing project spring 16 300.4536Graduate students in Planning Techniques for Leaders this semester had the choice to do a typical class setting or to create a business.

They chose to create WIU signs that are now sold in the University Union Bookstore.

According to a WIU news release, the class received a plasma cutter from an employee who left WIU, and they use this to create the signs.

They range in price from 5 dollars to 15 dollars. Custom works cost 20 dollars up to 50 dollars.

The proceeds return to the Engineering Technology Department.