How to mold your winter in Chicago...

How to mold your winter in Chicago…

As part of the GCE Arts curriculum, students are exploring the art of mold-making. In order to see real-life applications to this art, we visited…

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How to create images... with words?

How to create images… with words?

Poetry would not be poetry without the art of the METAPHOR, i.e., the art of creating images with words. Let’s practice it: find your element…

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How to turn a classroom into an installation...

How to turn a classroom into an installation…

On our last Field Experience, GCE Chicago Freshman students (& teachers): thought, planned, cleaned and put hands to work. The goal? Turn a classroom into…

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What is Culture?  How to define it?

What is Culture? How to define it?

“Culture is coded wisdom.” ~ Wangari Maathai “Culture is a code of signs” ~ Clifford Geertz “I have realized that culture is more than just traditions, but…

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How to make an Acrostic with Body & Mind...

How to make an Acrostic with Body & Mind…

Today, we went to the Museum of Science & Industry in a Field Experience to explore 2 fascinating exhibits: The You The Body Worlds Mind…

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How to... "Listen to the poem!"

How to… “Listen to the poem!”

Getting Ready to Listen… Louder than a Bomb Semi-finals @ the Steppenwolf Theatre! As you enter this space to watch the Louder Than a Bomb…

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How to write a Topical Poem

How to write a Topical Poem

Like a Haiku, a Topical Poem is a deceivingly simple poem, used to summarize complex ideas, feelings or objects. Also like a Haiku, a Topical…

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