Design Thinking Takes Center Stage

By John M. Eger John M. Eger, Van Deerlin Endowed Chair of Communications and Public Policy is also the Inaugural Zahn Professor of Creativity and Innovation, and Director of the Creative Economy Initiative at San Diego State University (SDSU). The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU))...

ArtPower Director Jordan Peimer Introduces Innovative Artists to Campus

Jordan Peimer. Photo by Keita FunakawaOctober highlights include Huang Yi’s robot-inspired dance performance and Brian Eno’s “Music for Airports” In his first year with ArtPower, Jordan Peimer spent a lot of time in the audience, watching performances through the eyes of students and community members. He...

UC San Diego Artists Play Big Role in ‘Without Walls’ Festival

HEDDA'ING, created by San Diego-based performer/choreographer and UC San Diego M.F.A. candidate Sam Mitchell, with Norway-based dance theatre artists Siri Jondtvedt and Snelle Hall, set around artist Do Ho Suh’s “Fallen Star” sculpture, as part of 2013 WoW Festival. Photo: Jim Carmody. Faculty, students and alumni...

Art and Science – Salk Institute

Float Boat, The Sun, Red Reeds It's no secret Jonas Salk strongly believed that art and science go hand-in-hand. But would he have imagined the dramatic display of vibrant colored glass in the same iconic courtyard that serves to inspire Salk researchers in search of their...

2nd Annual Full STEAM Ahead: Celebration Dinner

Event Details - Register Here Join us for a night of celebration and innovation at the 2nd Annual Full STEAM Ahead Celebration Dinner! The event will be co-hosted by two teens from the program. They will be joined by their peers who will present their final projects...

Full STE[+a]M Ahead Week 1- Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation San Diego

Posted by Jacobs Center It’s summertime, but that doesn’t mean vital education is taking a back seat for Diamond Neighborhood kids. With the Full STE[+a]M Ahead program kicking off last week, students from local schools have been engaged in interactive learning courses focused on science, technology, engineering,...

Kickstarter Campaign – CodeSpells: Express Yourself With Magic

Become the most powerful wizard the world has ever seen by crafting magical spells in code. When we were young, wizards like Gandalf and Dumbledore struck a chord in our minds. We spent hours pretending to be wizards and casting epic imaginary spells. Now, we want...