CSUF Engineering Student Michael Leathers on 3D-Printed Prosthetics and Entrepreneurship

Michael Leathers https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-leathers-mech-eng/

Join us for an inspiring conversation with Michael Leathers, a senior at Cal State Fullerton majoring in Mechanical Engineering and minoring in Entrepreneurship. Michael is set to graduate in spring 2024 and is making waves in the world of innovation and entrepreneurship. He has served as the Suspension Lead on the Titan Racing Baja SAE team and is on a mission to make affordable prosthetics accessible to those in need.

In this interview, Michael shares his journey of venturing into entrepreneurship, collaborating with CSUF Business and CSUF Engineering students and professors, and working with the Center for Entrepreneurship at Cal State Fullerton to bring his business idea to life. This is Michael’s first business, and we delve into his motivation for creating a social enterprise that aims to improve lives through cutting-edge 3D-printed prosthetics.

Discover how Michael Leathers has developed as a leader and what he has learned on this remarkable journey to create a positive impact on the world. Don’t miss this insightful discussion on innovation, leadership, and social entrepreneurship.

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Social Entrepreneurship Course: https://go.csufentrepreneurship.com/idea-to-impact-home

CSUF Entrepreneurship: https://business.fullerton.edu/engagement/Entrepreneurship

CSUF Consulting for existing businesses: https://go.csufentrepreneurship.com/csuf-incubator

CSUF Startup Incubator: https://go.csufentrepreneurship.com/csuf-incubator

CSUF Entrepreneurship Events: http://bit.ly/CSUFEntrepreneurEvents

CSUF Entrepreneurship Blog: https://csufentrepreneurship.com/

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CSUF Entrepreneurship aims to provide aspiring entrepreneurs with the resources, education, and mentorship necessary to develop their skills and launch successful ventures. Through various programs and initiatives, the Center for Entrepreneurship encourages entrepreneurship that promotes social responsibility and ethical business practices. The Small Business Institute, for instance, enables students to consult with small businesses and apply their classroom learning in a real-world setting. Similarly, student-led organizations provide a platform for students to connect with like-minded individuals, learn from successful entrepreneurs, and hone their entrepreneurial skills. With the support of CSUF Entrepreneurship and its extensive network of alumni and volunteers, CSUF Entrepreneurship is well-positioned to foster the next generation of entrepreneurs who are committed to making a positive social impact.