THINKABIT LAB ENTERS SECOND YEAR OF SERVING STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

Check out the THINKABIT Lab     #WHATJUSTHAPPENED After serving more than 3,000 students in our first year, the Thinkabit Lab is off and running in year two with a goal of welcoming 5,000 middle school students and teachers to Qualcomm’s dedicated student makerspace. Having taught 19...

Honda “Paper” by PES

PES's new film for Honda. Dozens of animators and illustrators, thousands of original drawings, and four months of work. Everything in the film is done by hand and shot in camera....

Why STEAM Matters

The Art of Applying STEM: Why STEAM Matters “The first principle of architectural beauty is that the essential lines of a constructionbe determined by a perfect appropriateness to its use.” Gustave Eiffel (designer of the Eiffel Tower) Trying to Fly When the Dashboard Gets in the Way “You are cleared for...

Linking Art, Culture, Commerce and Through Technology, the World

John M. Eger Become a fanDirector of the Creative Economy Initiative at San Diego State University (SDSU) is also the Van Deerlin Endowed Chair of Communications and Public Policy Last week, a new effort called #CONNECTTHEWORLD was announced in full page ads in all the major...

​Picking up STEAM: How the arts can drive STEM leadership

Right now, governments all over the world seem to agree on one thing — there is not only a damaging shortage of STEM workers in the pipeline, but an entire skills sinkhole that needs to be plugged. There are many initiatives to drive STEM (science, technology,...

Merging Art and Business in the College Curriculum

John M. Eger Become a fanDirector of the Creative Economy Initiative at San Diego State University (SDSU) is also the Van Deerlin Endowed Chair of Communications and Public Policy Clearly something is happening in universities across the country. This week San Diego State University is launching a Music...

Brave New World: Who Muzzled All the Artists?

Have you ever gone to an art museum and wondered what a particular piece of art meant? I have. I mean, why wouldn't you? It's a picture, or a statue, or some other object that apparently meant enough to someone at some time that they...

Entrepreneurship and The Arts- Shared Language

Entrepreneurship and The Arts is focused on innovative teaching techniques that create sustainable Arts Businesses. Learning how to use shared language to develop your art based business is a central focus in our curriculm. ...

Entrepreneurs Need Creative Thinking After the Idea

Brainstorming, ideation, thinking outside the box, disruption, creative thinking – whatever you want to call the process of developing successful new business approaches – is something that must explore every day in your business. You have to let go of things that are holding you...