Tag Archives: Design Thinking

13 Ideas to Increase Your Creativity and Innovation

My latest article on innovation “13 Ideas to Increase Your Creativity & Innovation” was recently posted on the BYU Innovation website.  http://innovation.byu.edu/blog/13-ideas-increase-your-creativity-innovation Do you want to be more creative?  Do you want to see more of your innovative ideas take … Continue reading

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Why Design Simultaneously Unites and Divides Us

BYU Professor Chris Mattson recently delivered an inspiring and informative lecture on design as part of the BYU Creativity, Innovation, and Design (CID) group sponsored lecture series. See his lecture “Why Design Simultaneously Unites and Divides Us” at the CID … Continue reading

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What is Technology, our master or servant? Deseret News Article

What is Technology, our master or servant? “If technology is any tool or process created or used by humans to solve a need, then the possibilities for understanding, developing and using technologies are magnified. We should fully embrace technology to solve … Continue reading

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Designing Your Life

Every college student should be required to take a class like this, far more relevant than any individual General Education course currently on the books. Designing Your Life. Popular Course at Stanford University

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Is Design Thinking the New Liberal Arts?

Is Design Thinking the New Liberal Arts? Excellent article from Chronicle of Higher Ed, written by Peter N. Miller. I believe that universities are uniquely poised to teach the three core elements that all students need: Scientific reasoning Critical thinking … Continue reading

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Designing a new study carrel for the BYU library

The BYU Library study carrels are over 40 years old. One Saturday in May 2014, I taught an all day Innovation and Design Thinking boot camp for BYU students. BYU Library leadership had asked if I could have students tackle the challenge … Continue reading

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What is Design Thinking

BYU is making great strides with creativity, innovation, and design thinking. Learn more about design thinking from an educator’s perspective here: http://www.educause.edu/ero/article/using-design-thinking-higher-education

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