The University of Evansville is hosting the Elevate Design Thinking Summer Institute presented by the Center for Innovation & Change (CIC) at the University of Evansville, made possible by Elevate Ventures High Education Grant.

Workshop ParticipantsElevate Design Thinking Summer Institute is a professional development program for K-12 and University Professors that will train educators how to leverage the Elevate Origins and Design Thinking process. This cohort will build a network of innovative educators and help infuse problem solving activities into existing curriculum. Educators will learn a variety of proven techniques from experienced mentors.

The Elevate Design Thinking Summer Institute will include training on the following topics regardless of discipline or grade level:

  • Design Thinking
  • Changemaking
  • Innovation
  • Creative Problem-Solving Skills

Please note: the schedule is subject to change due to COVID-19 protocols.

Elevate Design Thinking Summer Institute will follow the University's COVID-19 protocols. These are subject to change with pandemic conditions.

Erin Lewis

Mrs. Erin Lewis

Executive Director for Center for Innovation and Change

Ridgway University Center, Room 273

Jacklyn Ady

Mrs. Jacklyn Ady

Adjunct/Master of Science in Leadership