Think. Make. Share.
Creativity, invention, and innovation are values championed as central pillars of an ODU engineering education.
The Engineering Makerspace and Invention Center (EMIC) provides a safe, inclusive, state-of-the art environment for students to invent, design, prototype, build and test. This free-to-use environment promotes interdisciplinary collaboration for all students at the Batten College of Engineering & Technology.
At the EMIC, we push the boundaries of innovation, solve the problems of the day, create jobs of the future, and have a direct and positive impact on the industries our students and faculty serve.
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In the News
Kenneth Fridley Named Dean of Old Dominion University’s Batten College of Engineering and Technology
Fridley, who comes from the University of Alabama, is set to begin his new role in July. (More)
ODU alumna Sarah Golden spoke during the fifth annual Women Excelling in Engineering event at the Batten College of Engineering and Technology. (More)
The Batten College will host in-person events and activities related to this year's national theme: Reimagining the Possible. (More)