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The Initiatives

 

EXPERIMENTS IN THE COMMONS

We made the space and time for our community to gather over snacks and ideas.

Every Monday from Noon-1 p.m. in the library Airport Lounge.

 

TEDxHampshireCollege

Inspiring the Hampshire College community with an array of special guests and a global platform.

Friday, October 18, 2013
Franklin Patterson Hall, Main Lecture Hall

 

CREATIVE CONNECTIONS

Speed-dating for the liberal arts. Fast-paced, facilitated conversations designed to foster unusual meetings and conversations. This event connects faculty, students, staff, and local community members, bringing new ideas, collaborations and inspirations to campus. Food and drink, of course.

Thursday, November 7, 2013
Library Gallery

Session One: 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Session Two: 7:00-8:30 p.m.

 

FOR STUDENTS

Project Grants. Each semester the Creativity Center awards grants to students for project work that is innovative, encourages academic risk-taking, or that is uniquely collaborative.

 

FOR FACULTY

Faculty Seminar. The Creativity Center offers faculty academic-year-long seminars to spur new thinking within the College, while allowing faculty to get interdisciplinary feedback on their own ongoing projects and courses. The seminar is designed to bring faculty together in small groups that combine diverse areas of study.

Course Development Grants. These support faculty development of courses that are innovative, encourage academic risk-taking, or that are uniquely collaborative.

 

FOR EVERYONE

Drop-in Hours. Need a brainstorming partner? Looking for ways to get connected to the Creativity Center and campus? Want some help devising a new event format or meeting plan? Stop by our offices!

Every Wednesday 1-4 p.m. in the Lemelson Building

 

Contact Us

The Creativity Center
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
413.559.5806
creativity@hampshire.edu
 

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