Columnists

  • Dr. Art Markman

    Art Markman is the Annabel Irion Worsham Centennial Professor of Psychology and Marketing at the University of Texas at Austin. He is also director of the Program in the Human Dimensions...
  • Erich Matthes

    Erich is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Wellesley College. He researches and teaches moral and political philosophy, environmental ethics, heritage ethics, and philosophy of...
  • Dona Matthews

    Dona Matthews, PhD, has been working with children, adolescents, families, and schools since 1990. In addition to running a busy private practice, she was the Executive Director of the...
  • Lawrence E. McCullough

    Lawrence E. McCullough, Ph.D. is a Specialist in Arts and Media Development for Skye Consulting Group and has been an active organizer of Arts and non-profit community ventures since 1973....
  • Dr. Kevin McGrew

    Kevin McGrew has a masters in School Psychology (Moorhead State University) and a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology (University of Minnesota). He practiced as a school psychologist for 10...
  • Dan McLaughlin

    Dan McLaughlin decided, at 30 years old, to quit his day job and become a professional golfer. The only issue was that he had zero experience in the sport, having never actually played 18...
  • Rebecca McMillan

    Rebecca McMillan is Senior Editor of The Creativity Post. Rebecca has more than two decades of experience in business, non-profit communications and educational advocacy. In addition to...
  • Dr Ben McNeil

    Dr Ben McNeil is an award-winning scientist and founder of Thinkable.org, a platform that connects researchers with on-going sponsors to fund breakthrough thinking. Ben has been an...
  • Sam McNerney

    I was born in Evanston, Illinois, but grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota. I went to school at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, graduating with a degree in philosophy. After studying...
  • Michael Michalko

    Michael Michalko is one of the most highly acclaimed creativity experts in the world and author of the best sellers Thinkertoys (A Handbook of Business Creativity), ThinkPak (A...
  • The Misfit Economy

    Alexa Clay and Kyra Maya Phillips met one day over tea in Bloomsbury to hatch a plan to shape a new economy. Somewhere along the way a new vision for innovation was born. Bottoms-up,...
  • Frank Moss, Ph.D.

    Frank Moss was director of the MIT Media Lab from 2006-2011. He is Professor of the Practice and principal investigator of the Lab’s New Media Medicine research group. A veteran...
  • Will Myers

    Will Myers is in his final year of a dual degree program studying cognitive brain science at Tufts University and music composition and theory and the New England Conservatory. A...
  • Scott Myers

    A professional screenwriter for 25 years, Scott is also a teacher at ScreenwritingMasterClass, an online resource he co-founded in 2011, and host of the popular site GoIntoTheStory, the...
  • Emily Neil

    Emily is a recent graduate of Barnard College from Baltimore, MD. She majored in Middle Eastern Studies and minored in Spanish and Latin American studies. Since 2012, she has worked as a...
  • plywoodpeople

    Gisele is the Communications Manager for Plywood People. In typical start-up fashion, she fulfills a myriad of jobs within the Plywood community. She writes for and manages the Plywood...
  • Roberta Ness, M.D., M.P.H.

    Roberta B. Ness, M.D., M.P.H., a recognized expert in women’s health research, became dean of The University of Texas School of Public Health November 1, 2008. She is the School’s...
  • Critical Neuroscience

    Critical Neuroscience probes the extent to which discussion of neuroscience—in ethical debates, policy texts, commercial and clinical projects—matches the achievements and potential of...
  • Noa Kageyama, Ph.D.

    Performance psychologist Dr. Noa Kageyama serves on the faculty of The Juilliard School and the New World Symphony, where he specializes in teaching performing artists how to utilize sport...
  • Ariel Norling

    Ariel Norling is a student at Syracuse University. She is studying education policy and information technology. She has worked as a researcher for an education technology research facility...