What is the nature of creativity? How can we foster creativity and innovative thinking in our students? What are we doing to cultivate the next generation of "visionaries"?
The Common Theme is a yearlong program to engage the campus and community in the ideals of a liberal arts education and the UW-Green Bay interdisciplinary mission. It is designed to encourage faculty, staff, students, and community members to focus on a general theme from multiple perspectives and have a shared experience with open discussion and critical thinking.Learn More »
We will spend the 2012-2013 academic year examining creativity, innovation and vision through the lens of questions such as:
- What is the nature of creativity?
- How can we as an institution foster creativity and innovative thinking in our students?
- What are we doing to cultivate the next generation of "visionaries"?
- How can we better cultivate organizational cultures that support creativity, innovation, collaboration and interdisciplinary connections?
News stories in Inside
- New year, new Common Theme: Engaging in Public Life
August 26, 2014
- ‘Living on One Dollar’ screening, discussion to be held Feb. 18
February 13, 2014
- ‘Engaging in Public Life’ chosen as next Common Theme
January 24, 2014
- Final reminder: Common Theme proposals due Monday
November 27, 2013
- Modern-day abolitionist Russell to speak about efforts to end sex trafficking
November 19, 2013