Inside Look

Noel Studio Provides Consultations to Williamsburg Independent Schools

Noel Studio Greenhouse

On Monday, November 25th, the Noel Studio’s Rusty Carpenter collaborated with students at Williamsburg Independent Schools to provide feedback on their presentations. Students delivered brief research-based presentations in front of peers at their campus in Williamsburg, KY, and via ITV with the Noel Studio in Richmond, KY.

Noel Studio Featured in Learning Space Guide

A Guide: Planning for Assessing 21st Century Spaces for 21st Century Learners

The Noel Studio has been featured in many national publications, most recently A Guide: Planning for Assessing 21st Century Spaces for 21st Century Learners. This guide was assembled and edited by Jeanne Narum, founding principal of PKAL Learning Space Collaboratory and nationally recognized advocate for undergraduate research and sponsored by the Learning Spaces Collaboratory.

November Consultant of the Month

November Consultant of the Month- Erin Leigh

The Noel Studio’s November Consultant of the Month, senior, Erin Leigh is pursuing a double major in English and French with a focus in creative writing. She hopes to continue her education in earning her M.F.A. in Creative Writing.

CRE 305 Offered in Spring 2014

CRE Students

In response to the high priority placed on creative thinking and the creative-campus initiative, the Noel Studio and the Minor in Applied Creative Thinking are offering one new CRE course this spri

October Consultant of the Month

Meghan Robinson

The Noel Studio recognizes Meghan Robinson as the October Consultant of the Month for the extensive knowledge, creativity and enthusiasm she brings to each consultation and workshop. Meghan holds many roles within the Noel Studio including consultant leader, online consultant, and workshop facilitator.

Noel Studio Consultants Attend IdeaFestival 2013

Noel Studio Consultants at IdeaFestival

The Noel Studio’s Leslie Valley, Chris Foley, Meghan Robinson and Hannah Zimmerman joined a network of over 600 curious minds at the annual IdeaFestival held in Louisville on September 24th – 28th. IdeaFestival is a gathering of individuals celebrating creativity, innovation and curiosity who are intrigued by how ideas can shape our future.

Noel Studio Delivers Assurance of Learning Day Workshop

Noel Studio Assurance of Learning Day

EKU’s Assurance of Learning Day is designed to give faculty an opportunity to evaluate their program as a whole, discussing outcomes, strategies and curriculum with their colleagues in order to improve student learning.

Noel Studio Launches First Year Writers’ Studio

Noel Studio First Year Writers’ Studio

The Noel Studio for Academic Creativity is excited to announce the First Year Writers’ Studio (FYWS) launched in September and is operational. Designed to provide a supportive environment for ENG 101 students, the FYWS gives students a place to discuss their ideas, ask questions and voice any concerns among peers.

Applied Creative Thinking Students Collaborate with Business Incubator

CRE 101 Students Visit the Business Incubator

Students in the Noel Studio’s CRE 101 course are collaborating with EKU’s Business Incubator through the newly established iVenture program.

Noel Studio Hiring Writing Fellows, Consultants, and Desk Consultants

Noel Studio Hiring

The Noel Studio for Academic Creativity is hiring for three positions: Writing Fellows, Consultants, and Desk Consultants. The Writing Fellows position is new. Training will begin in the fall 2013 semester and selected Writing Fellows will begin working with ENG 101 students at the beginning of the spring 2014 semester.