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Why Is There a Velociraptor on the White House Lawn?

The 15-foot KitRex velociraptor costume was created by Lehigh Valley entrepreneur Lisa Glover. Glover and her KitRex, a flat-packed kit letting customers build their own cardboard dinosaurs, traveled to the nation’s capital to participate in the White House Maker Faire.  

Glover created her first dinosaur costume in Lehigh entrepreneurship class, and earned support from Lehigh’s Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation; Ben Franklin TechVentures; and the Allentown Bridgeworks Enterprise Center. Read more: