Monthly Archives: April 2012

OU Professors use unique classroom methods, exercises to boost creativity

by Arianna Pickard - The Oklahoma Daily Positive emotions and personal memories are important aspects of the creative design process in the classrooms of two OU professors. Architecture professor David Boeck and interior design professor Hans-Peter Wachter have started incorporating techniques to encourage creativity in design and help students understand their own design style. The professors use

Creative Oklahoma Documentary, Reinventing Yourself, Premieres May 3

April 27, 2012   OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. – Creative Oklahoma announces the premiere of its second film in the ReCreating America public television series, Reinventing Yourself, with award-winning producer David Kennard of San Francisco-based InCA Productions. This one-hour film, Reinventing Yourself, premieres statewide on May 3, 2012 at 9 pm on Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA).

Students showcased projects at the Oklahoma ArtScience Innovation Expo 2012

      On April 7, 2012, six teams of students representing 13 different Oklahoma City high schools exhibited their project ideas during a public expo at [Artspace] at Untitled located in downtown Oklahoma City, OK. [Artspace] at Untitled was the perfect setting for the Oklahoma ArtScience students whose impressive ideas offer potential solutions to real world

Oklahoma ArtScience Prize on Fox 25 News

  Learn more about our project, Oklahoma ArtScience Prize by watching the video on Fox 25 News:

Arts-Based School Wins Supporters

source: The CQ Researcher Online “The climate is the kind of place you’d want for your own child.” Jana Jean teaches science at a charter high school in Oklahoma City. But sometimes it seems she’s more of an arts teacher.In her advanced chemistry class, for example, Jean taught a six-week unit on metals in which students