Vision and Mission


The Noel Studio for Academic Creativity will serve as a nation-leading model that advances the EKU community, its service region, and the nation as a transformative physical and virtual hub for innovation in pedagogy, critical and creative thinking, research, and communication through a variety of modes and media.


The Mission of the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity is to:

  • Create the communication and research opportunities necessary for the advancement of the EKU community
  • Provide an active-learning environment designed to stimulate creative and critical thinking
  • Cultivate a dynamic learning experience through the use of innovative pedagogy and technology