• A phrase in poetry is not just that phrase, but the echoes of all the words that you didn't choose, that could have been chosen in the place of the words that you did choose. And for me, that is very definitional of what the arts is; it explores the empty spaces around what is.

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  • September 10, 2013
  • By a2ru      
A non-traditional, experiential learning environment using Design Thinking methods.


ideaLAB is a non-traditional, experiential learning environment pioneering Design Thinking methods to develop radical solutions to vexing problems by harnessing the power of creative teams. In this course, University of Alabama students design and develop new products, services and businesses in transdisciplinary teams. Students are challenged to lead the class, shape the curriculum, deliver content, and share the results of their work with the goal of training them to become leaders in innovation.

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