Posted in March 2012

What Questions Did You Ask Today?

What Questions Did You Ask Today?

“We entered school as question marks, we graduated as periods.” — Neil Postman, educator The average five-year-old asks 65 questions per day, most of them starting with “why.” The average 44-year-old manager only asks six questions per day; most of them starting with “when,”  “where,” or “how much.” The number of questions we ask per … Continue reading

Words from Founding Director, Bill Sherman

Words from Founding Director, Bill Sherman

OpenGrounds is creating new networks to connect faculty, students and diverse external partners.  The goal is to inspire those who take risks at the frontiers of their fields and collaborate across boundaries to make a real impact in the world. It will be a catalyst for outward facing, forward-looking research and curricular initiatives that will … Continue reading

Welcome to the OpenGrounds blog!

Welcome to the OpenGrounds blog!

Hello! Welcome to the OpenGrounds blog. This blog is a forum for Connecting, Collaborating, and Creating together. We hope you contribute thoughts, inspirations and ideas. In the words of OpenGrounds’ founding director, help us explore “new approaches to the advancement of knowledge through the innovative use of physical space, communication technology, partnerships and collaborations. “