It’s a Block Party Like No Other

Join your friends and colleagues in the IIT community—and meet new ones—as we launch Fueling Innovation: The Campaign for IIT, 3 – 5 pm on Friday, February 8, 2013.

This fantastic event celebrates our progress and officially launches the campaign—including sneak peeks of new campaign building projects.

Schedule of Activities

Winter Wonderland Carnival | 3pm
(The McCormick Tribune Campus Center)
Escape the cold and join us in the MTCC for a winter wonderland. Take part in ice skating and ice sculptures and see IIT’s very own WIIT decorated as a snow globe!

Fueling Innovation Announcement | 3:30pm
(The McCormick Tribune Campus Center, Center Court)
Join us in the MTCC as we gather for the official launch of Fueling Innovation: The Campaign for IIT. The program will feature remarks from IIT President John L. Anderson, an announcement and sneak peek of new campaign building projects, and the global unveiling of the inspirational Campaign for IIT video.

Bog Gathering | 4pm
(Hermann Hall, The Bog)
Continue the celebration in The Bog with live entertainment while enjoying food and drinks with IIT friends.

For more information about or to register for any of the above activities, contact Lauren Shelby at or 312.567.5030 and add to your calendar today.

Can’t attend the launch events in person?
Join us online! Watch IIT Today for details about online activities like a virtual scavenger hunt (with exciting prizes!) and live video feed. All day on February 8, be part of our social media blitz by posting about IIT and the campaign—use #iitinnovates and help us go viral!