Innovate 1858

As one of the two Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management Department operations in the Student Innovation Center, Innovate 1858 is a real-world, hands-on learning lab store, developed and operated by ISU’s Apparel, Merchandising, and Design students and faculty. Innovate 1858 events, organized and operated by ISU’s Event Management students, bring the store’s passion to life. The store’s name, Innovate 1858, captures the undeniable drive and spirit of ISU and denotes the year that ISU, the longstanding engine of innovation, was established.