In this series, our trusty Creativity Center work study student–Kevin Crouse–interviews this year’s Student Project Grant Recipients about their creative processes.
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The Creativity Center has awarded grants to ten student projects in two categories: innovation and experimentation, and collaboration. Projects bring together students from divergent disciplines in the pursuit of integrative learning, or fuel innovation and risk-taking in academic work that takes place both inside and outside the classroom. Awards of up to $500 were granted [...]
Over the past month we offered a series of three events, each designed to build off the previous experience. These were clustered under the heading “The Emerging Future”, beginning with a broad overview of several global issues, followed by an intense session of reflection and self-empathy, and concluding with a practical [...]
This semester, the Creativity Center awarded a course development grant to professors Jill Lewis and Talya Kingston for a co-taught “UNcourse in Feminist Matters.” Their UNcourse idea takes questions and discussion out of the classroom and into student mods or living rooms to activate new social interactions [...]
This has been a long, long, cold, cold winter. At times it has seemed nearly unbearable. Traditionally cultures, especially those with long, cold, winters, have relied on some variation of the fire circle to keep the invernal chill at bay. Campfires, hearths and woodstoves provide a source of heat, while the act of gathering around [...]
One of our Fall 2013 Course Development Grants was awarded to Megan Lyster and Myrna Breitbart, who are experimenting with a new type of co-taught course model, in which two courses – one in social entrepreneurship, the other in urban planning – would interface with each other while remaining discrete courses:
We met [...]
Course Development Grant recipients Jill Lewis and Talya Kingston, who are teaching the Feminist Matters Uncourse, in conjunction with UMass Theater’s Black/queer/diaspora/womyn Festival invite you to a brunch talk/workshop on Performance of Identity with Sharon Bridgforth and Trey Anthony on Friday, February 28th from 10am-noon in the Hampshire College Library Main Gallery.
Trey Anthony, an [...]
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