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From the beginning

These are the original photos behind the start of the movement, enjoy  (The dollar store bills were very affordable blindfolds and the cloth used on the first day…

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Interfaith Event

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Full Sail Networking Event

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Palm Beach State

Stannon McCreary over at Palm Beach State joined us for an interesting round of icebreakers.  

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Green Waves

Greenwaves Energy Convention UCF

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Gabriela Bello’s ” Listen”

In the spirit of Michael Diaz’s organization Pickyourno’s, “Listen” captures a series of blind introductions between strangers. Location: Providence Rhode Island on the Brown University Campus and the…

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California

So, we recently traveled to California! Here are a few pictures from various locations featuring sightless interactions! Deloris Park, SFMOMA, Tender Nob, Runyon Canyon in LA, and Hardly…

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Social Facilitation Guide(one on one)

So, you have a two friends or a group that has never met and you are ready to introduce them blindfolded! :) Here are a few methods in…

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Blindfolding Groups

Check Out Kathy’s First Class Effective Barrier Breaking Facilitation 1. The Blindfold prep A. Cut standard pieces of paper in half -(Printing your website on them makes it…

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HOW TO

A. CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF QUESTIONS TO ASK PARTICIPANTS B. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PRE-MADE BLINDFOLDS Pick the kind of activity you wish to learn how to do. …

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Miami Wynwood

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UCF Education Icebreakers

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FAU 2012

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The Family Cafe 2011

Adults and children alike can enjoy the art of conversation everywhere, and shatter a stereotype or two in the process!

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LCVIS

Speak Your Mind!!! And That is exactly what these amazing participants did! After introducing the LCVIS with a sightless Icebreaker, they told us what they thought! Some Loved…

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LCVIS Barrier Breaking

Last Week, we brought Blindfolded Barrier Breaking to a new level with Legally Blind and Visually impaired senior citizens at the Learning Center For Visually Impaired Seniors (…

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Question List

Introducing people with sightless icebreakers is simple! Once you have the group ready, you can let them converse and throw in questions if the conversation hits a lull!…

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Digital Short Film

This wonderful piece was filmed on the Florida Atlantic University Campus by Joseph Almeida during the Spring 2012 semester! The piece was then masterfully edited by the Media Specialist…

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Anderson University South Carolina 2012

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Cynthia’s First Class EVER

Dr. Cynthia Hutchinson was the first professor in the history of the world to conduct a sightless icebreaker with her classroom on the first day of class. These…

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UM Radio

In this video, Disk jockey Francis Oliver introduces disk jockey Marcus to another UM student! If you are a disk jockey and looking for an entertaining way to…

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FAU Starbucks

Two FAU students meet for the first time outside of Starbuck at FAU. They discuss job aspirations, super powers, personality traits, animals, ideas to change the world, friendships…

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FAU Group Icebreaker 1

In this video, two friends meet two other friends on the FAU campus. They share their future travel plans, career aspirations, and their backgrounds. This simple yet powerful…

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Kathy’s First Class

Dr. Kathy Bishop conducts her first sightless icebreaker mid semester with her creative writing classroom at the Broward College. This was the first time a classroom enjoyed a…

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UCF 2012 Spring Class 1 Videos

On the first day of class, students usually do a little run around of introductions, not in Dr. Cynthia Hutchinson’s classroom. Every year, for the past 20 years,…

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All Peoples Day

The All Peoples Day Diversity festival is an event that celebrates religious, ethnic and social equality! Produced By Susan Berkowitz and her Husband Elliot Berkowitz, the fair attracts individuals from…

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Feedback

We often get asked “why?”  Hey Michael! My name is (                ). One day, during the Fall 2011 semester, at Palm…

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MANIFESTO

Pick Your New Opportunities Manifesto by Gabriela Bello The OED defines impression as “an idea, feeling or opinion about something or someone, especially one formed without conscious thought…

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Joseph Almeida’s poem

Pick Your New Opportunities This experience opens your eyes…ha ironic, What a pun…it’s all fun, After this experience you will be stunned When blind folded, you won’t feel…

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UCF Late Knights

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Kaplan “Innovations Lab”

[Editor’s Note: This article was written by Laurie Hansen.] Indeed, it’s an unusual name, but it got your attention, right? It has nothing to do with your nose,…

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Attractiveness, Stereotyping and The Effects on Personality

Nicole Elinoff University of Central Florida Attractiveness, Stereotyping and The Effects on Personality Throughout the world, attractiveness is looked upon as a positive and important trait; people have…

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Pick Your N.O.s Experience Essay

Whitney Celestin Pick Your N.O.’s The walk from the Student Union to my shuttle is routine for me. When summer A classes began, I found myself, and my…

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COSNEWS

So, our R&D director Joshua Moussa just stumbled across an article written by the College of Sciences at UCF! Joshua has been pioneering the project in the Orlando…

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Central Florida Future

Pick Your Nos experiment takes looks out of equation by Jordan Snyder It takes a tenth of a second to form an impression of a stranger, and this…

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FIU

Students meet and greet “one blindfold at a time” Posted by admin on Monday, July 30, 2012 · Leave a Comment Alfredo Aparicio/Staff Writer Meeting new people has never been such…

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Sun Sentinel

Not for commercial but merely educational purposes, we present a short clip made by The Sun Sentinel on Pick Your NOs. Enjoy:) By Rebekah Monson, Sun Sentinel 9:50…

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“The Porch” on Owl Radio at FAU

In this video, two disk jockeys meet two FAU students live on air on V’s Porch Radio! Watch as these four enjoy a hearty conversation that is bound…