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Adobe Spark is an introductory tool that helps those who are just beginning with creative design tools or who would like to use some of its unique features with students who may have a wide variety of skills. Watch the below video as Chai Green, the library’s Digital Design Specialist, and Stephen Rektenwald, Assistant Director of the Innovation Foundry discuss some interesting academic uses of Adobe...

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Alternative Textbook Session


Posted on Oct 18, 2018

Thursday, October 18, the Adams Center hosted a session presented by the Innovation Foundry and Library regarding the Alternative Textbook Initiative. This is a needed topic for universities around the nation trying to address the cost of a university education and still provide the best possible information for their students. This talk accompanies a grant issued by the ACU Provost to encourage ACU faculty to incorporate an Open...

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The Innovation Foundry continues to work with many campus stakeholders to increase the use of technology tools that aid in data visualization. Led by Dr. Marisa Beard, Stephen Rektenwald, and Chai Green, this introductory chat delves into what makes a good visualization, sources for questions, and infographics vs...

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Learning Space Design | Foundry Chat

Learning Space Design | Foundry Chat


Posted on Nov 21, 2017

One of the many services the Innovation Foundry provides is learning space design. This past Friday during an interactive chat, we discussed some fundamentals of learning space design and how to implement those principles in ACU classrooms. If you would like more information or a consult on your learning space, please contact our specialists by emailing if@acu.edu.

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