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Creativity Resources

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Arts-Based and Community-Based Research

Arts-based research provides robust data and publishing opportunities, meaningful resources to communities, and experimentation in artistry.

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Podcasting as Public Intellectualism

Learn how public scholars, academics, artists, activists, and cultural producers can use podcasting for public intellectualism.

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How to Get Re-inspired by an Old Project

Your project used to be exciting but your passion and motivation are gone. Learn how to get re-inspired by an old project like a book or dissertation.


Brainstorming: Where to Begin When Lacking Inspiration

Interdisciplinary research requires a tremendous amount of creativity, mess and play, especially in its early stages. Here's how to start brainstorming.

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Using Passion Projects for Inspiration, Self-Care, and Fun

In the face of busyness and stress, passion projects are a chance to reclaim your physical, emotional, and mental energy.

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The Benefits of Creative Writing

How creative writing techniques can deepen classroom discussions, improve academic texts, and expand your own scholarly thinking.

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Embracing Academic Seasonality

Even if you have a favorite or a not-so-favorite part of the year, embracing the seasonality of academic life can mean more creativity, productivity, and inspiration for those projects while also helping you prioritize self-care and avoid burnout.