Inside Look

Public Speaking Competition Goes National

Twelve students competed in a standing-room-only crowd at the second semi-annual Noel Studio Public Speaking Award Competition on Friday, April 20.

This year’s competition was held in the Greenhouse at the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity in conjunction with the National Association of Communication Center’s Conference (NACC).

Noel Studio Hiring Consultants for Fall 2012

The Noel Studio hires student consultants during the spring semester of each year for the following fall.

Noel Studio to Host Creativity Week

The Noel Studio is set to host its first creativity week in the Noel Studio. Events will occur in the Greenhouse throughout the week. Activities are intended to provide EKU students with a create outlet on campus. Each activity will highlight creative thinking.

Noel Studio Consultants Awarded SWCA Scholarships

The Noel Studio for Academic Creativity hosted the Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA) conference at Eastern Kentucky University from February 16-18, 2012. As part of the conference, SWCA awarded scholarships to student presenters on Saturday, February 18 in the Keen Johnson Ballroom.

Alumni-Student Mentoring Program Stretches to Afghanistan

Two of the “dots” in Eastern Kentucky University’s “Connecting the Dots” student/alumni mentoring program are approximately 7,000 miles apart.

Noel Studio holds Prezi Workshop

Designing visual presentation aids with Prezi was the topic of a workshop held at the Media Wall of the Greenhouse in the Noel Studio on Tuesday evening.

The workshop, facilitated by Dr. Shawn Apostel, was held to explain not only how to create a Prezi but to discuss when and why Prezi might be more rhetorically effective than more ubiquitous software like PowerPoint.

Noel Studio to Feature Creativity Week and Full Programming Schedule this Spring

The Noel Studio will feature a number of programs this semester dedicated to helping students develop effective communication products and practices through critical and creative thinking.

Noel Studio Featured in Journal of Learning Spaces

The Noel Studio for Academic Creativity was featured in the first issue of the Journal of Learning Spaces, which is published at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro.

Noel Studio to Host Southeastern Writing Center Association Conference

Since its establishment in 2010, Eastern Kentucky University’s Noel Studio for Academic Creativity has been the subject of almost daily queries from envious college and universities nationwide.