The De La Vega Innovation Lab is a collaboration hub that connects students, alumni, faculty and external partners in innovation and entrepreneurial pursuits. Within the lab, students from across campus can engage in collaborative and creative processes and find the resources they need to accelerate business or innovative ventures.
Through the generosity and foresight of Maria and Ralph De La Vega, MBA '89, the NIU College of Business launched the De La Vega Innovation Lab in 2021. Read more about Maria and Ralph De La Vega.
"The Innovation Lab provides an environment that fosters creativity and innovation. When you combine that environment with NIU's culture of diversity and inclusion, ideas flourish that will make our world a better place." by Ralph de la Vega