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Kickstarter’s $1B milestone

Knowledge Creation Ideas The day before something is a breakthrough, It is a crazy idea. Diamandis in general: big thinkers, forums, conferences: www.bigthink.com, chicagoideas, dld-conference, DO Lectures, www.edge.org, www.flowidealism.org, gelconference, 99u, www.youtube.com/user/eurozeitgeist08, www.ted.com, theUPexperience, whatmattersnow | dream big: HBR’s Audacious List | interdisciplinary: einsteinforum | matching problems/solutions: www.ideacrossing.org, www.innocentive.com | publications: www.oneworld-publications.com | re-inventing instant film: www.the-impossible-project.com | self-healing concrete | skysails | social innovation: www.poptech.org | storyboards: andyleestoryboards | swarm power: LichtBlick | teachers deliver healthcare: www.youtube.com/watch?v=19yIGjH3joE | thought-to-action: http://news.brown.edu/pressreleases/2009/06/braingate2 | technology petting zoo: www.davidleeking.com/tag/technology-petting-zoo | what to do? schemer | Zayed Future Energy Prize: www.zayedfutureenergyprize.com centers: College of Creative Studies | Creative Education Foundation | Creative Problem Solving Institute | International Center for Studies in Creativity | International Forum of Creativity Organizations | veer lightning talks: Participants get a 5-minute opportunity to present bold, new ideas for research activities, products, or outreach efforts. Each 5-minute slot features 7 slides that auto-advance every 20 seconds. At the end of the talk, the screen goes black and the floor is opened for questions for the remainder of the 5-minute slot. sp notebooks: chronotebook | electronic: evernote, livescribe, omnigroup, OneNote 2013 | field notetaking: adapx, mollyjogger | lifelogging: daytum, gordon bell, looxcie videocam, one second per day, personalarchiving, quantifiedself | paper: Action Runner, A-log, behance, blurb personalized, calepino, cork, Japanese grid notebook | moleskine, resketch, rhodiapads, start here, white lines books: Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell | Cracking Creativity: The Secrets of Creative Genius by Michael Michalko | Doodles by Taro Gomi | Imagination First by Eric Liu and Scott Noppe-Brandon | Imagine: How Creativity Works by Jonah Lehrer | Leonardo's Notebooks by Leonardo da Vinci | Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip & Dan Heath | Making Ideas Happen by Scott Belsky Creativity | Big Ideas | Cloud | Collaboration | Crime | Design | Drawing

Activities & Rec Center (ARC)

Welcome to the ARC  The ARC — at a sparkling 340,000 square feet — is one of the country's largest on-campus recreation centers.  ARC Amenities  35-foot climbing wall 1/5-mile indoor track two 50-meter swimming pools 35-person sauna twelve racquetball courts hundreds of machines and weights four gymnasiums nine multi-purpose areas instructional kitchen 150-seat auditorium three meeting rooms Courtside Café UI Wellness Center Professional Massage at the ARC Athletic Training at the ARCAt 340,000 square feet, ARC is one of the country’s largest on-campus recreation centers: 35-foot climbing wall, 1/5-mile indoor track, two 50-meter swimming pools, 35-person sauna, twelve racquetball courts, hundreds of machines and weights, four gymnasiums, nine multi-purpose areas, instructional kitchen, 150-seat auditorium, three meeting rooms, Courtside Café, UI Wellness Center, Professional Massage.