Press Archive

This is an archive of older press releases.

May 24, 2015NH Teams Finish Tops at Global FinalsWeb Page
May 15, 201541 NH Student Teams Compete at Destination Imagination Global Finals This Week Web Page
March 23, 2015Release: Teams Compete Saturday to Represent NH at Destination Imagination Global FinalsWeb Page
March 2, 2015NH-DI Regionals Start Saturday with 1,200 StudentsWeb Page
May 8, 2014Destination Imagination to Kick Off 2014 Global Finals’ Celebration of Creativity and Innovation with “America’s Got Talent” and “American Idol” FinalistsWeb Page
March 29, 201440 NH Teams Qualify for Global Finals to Showcase Creativity; Innovation SkillsWeb page
March 26, 2014RELEASE: 103 Student Teams Try to Advance to Global Creativity Competition Web page
March 12, 2014RELEASE: Saturday: 600+ of NH Next Innovators Showcase Creativity in 21st Century Challenge Based Skills in Kingston, SwanzeyWeb page
March 3, 2014PRESS: 600+ of NH Next Innovators Showcase Creativity in 21st Century Challenge Based Skills in Concord, Littleton.Web page
January 30, 2014Release: Saturday: OVER 200 NH Volunteers Will Learn How To Apprise Creativity, Communications, Critical Thinking Skills in LondonderryWeb page
January 8, 2014NH Destination Imagination Media Kit 2013-2014PDF
January 6, 2014Saturday: Press Release: Hundreds of NH Students to Learn Creativity, Communication, Collaboration SkillsWeb page
October 26, 2013New Team Managers Trained to Develop Innovation; LeadersWeb page
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May 25, 2013
NH Scores Big at Destination Imagination Global Finals
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May 15, 2013
38 NH School Teams Head to Global Competition Next Week
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May 1, 2013
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Apr 6, 2013
Team NH for Destination Imagination Global Finals Selected at NH-DI State Finals
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Apr 1, 2013
STATE FINALS SATURDAY - Creative Problem Solving Teams Eye A Global Stage with the Arts & STEM; Creativity
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Mar 24, 2013
Results: 1,100 Creative Problem-Solving Students “Bring It” to Final Week of Regional Competition
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Mar 20, 2013
Release: Saturday – Teams Try to Advance to State Finals by Blending Creativity, STEM and the Arts
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Mar 14, 2013
2000 Students Compete Blending Creativity, STEM, the Arts and Service Learning
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Jan 07, 2013
THIS SATURDAY : Teaching the Creative Process at UNH
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Nov 14, 2012
Media Advisory: Vols Learn to Facilitate Creativity, Innovation in Penacook Saturday
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05-27-2012 Major Universities & Schools Around the World Know Destination ImagiNation Enriches Students

05-01-2012 TEAM NEW HAMPSHIRE To Learn About Global Finals; Spoil Their Dinner on Friday


04-24-2012 1,200 Teams Expected for Destination ImagiNation 2012; Over 8,000 Creative Problem Solving Youth… (Originally from Destination ImagiNation International Office)

03-31-12 NH Destination ImagiNation Advances 39 Student Creative Problem Solving Teams to Destination ImagiNation Global Finals in May!

03-25-12 600 NH Students Compete With Creativity & Logic With Hopes Of Going Global!

03-21-12 Findings: Students Do Better In School With Destination ImagiNation

03-15-12 Regionals Week 2: Creativity Competitions in Kingston; E. Swanzey Vie For State Finals Slots…

03-06-12 NH Destination ImagiNation Creativity Tournaments Begin Saturday; The first of over 2,300 . . . .

02-26-12 Head’s Up: NH Destination ImagiNation Competitions Begin March 10 in Hudson; North Sutton; March 17 in Kingston and E. Swanzey.

02-25-12 Press Release: Destination ImagiNation CEO : Cutting Funding to the Arts Threatens Education.

01-03-12  Press Release: Saturday at UNH: Hundreds of Kids Learn Creative Problem Solving Skills

Over the past 31 years, New Hampshire Destination ImagiNation has generated over 100,000 alumni trained in the building blocks of innovation: creativity, problem solving and teamwork. On Saturday at the University of New Hampshire, they will be joined by several hundred students from around the state to learn a variety of skills to help them compete at Destination ImagiNation Creativity Tournaments in March.

10-29-11 NH Destination ImagiNation Trains New Volunteers to Facilitate Creativity, Collaboration, Teamwork

Empowering kids to use creativity to spur innovation is a key goal of Destination ImagiNation, a non-profit educational program. This weekend at Pembroke Academy, 30 new adult volunteer Team Managers from around the state, enough for 210 new students, were trained how to facilitate collaboration, teamwork, communication and creativity.


05-02-11 Team New Hampshire Meets Before Global Finals Events (This Friday)

In the fall, New Hampshire fielded over 300 creative problem solving teams from over 150 schools and community groups to compete in creative problem solving competitions.  This Friday, the top 33 teams, “Team New Hampshire”, will take a break from their massive fundraising efforts to meet together for the first time…

05-01-11  Study: Destination ImagiNation Students Tops in Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

A comprehensive evaluation by researchers at the University of Virginia provides evidence that students participating in team-based problem solving competitions with Destination ImagiNation (DI) exhibit stronger skills than non-DI students in applying critical and creative thinking to reach innovative solutions to complicated challenges.

04-17-11 NH Students Join The World’s Largest Celebration of Creative Problem Solving: Destination ImagiNation Global Finals

Destination ImagiNation is counting down to its final event called Global Finals, which will take place from May 25 – 28, 2011 at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. At Global Finals, 14,000 participants from the U.S. and more than 30 countries will showcase their creative solutions to Destination ImagiNation Challenges – including 33 New Hampshire Teams.

04-02-11 Team New Hampshire Selected to Represent New Hampshire at Destination ImagiNation Global Finals!

How to Watch a 2011 Destination ImagiNation Challenge | PDF

03-27-11 NH’s Top Creative; Problem Solving Teams Compete for Global Recognition This Saturday in Nashua

03-09-11 Nearly 1,000 Students Have Their Creativity; Problem-Solving Skills Tested at Regional Tournaments in Nashua and Kingston This Weekend.

02-19-11 150+ Volunteer Appraisers Trained to Judge Creative Solutions for 2,000 Creative Students

In less than a month, hundreds of Granite State creative problem solving teams will be showcasing their solutions to educational Challenges at Destination ImagiNation tournaments to be held around the state. Today at Londonderry High School, the final group of over 150 volunteer Appraisers was trained to appraise the solutions that are designed to build creativity, innovation and teamwork skills while incorporating core educational subjects…

02-16-11 Advisory: Over 150 Volunteers to Be Trained on Appraising Creative Problem-Solving Solutions (This is a rescheduled event from a snow-out).

02-Feb-11  ADVISORY: Over 150 Volunteers to Be Trained on Evaluating Creative Kids Solutions (Londonderry).

In less than 40 days, hundreds of creative problem solving teams from around the Granite State will compete with solutions that showcase their creativity, problem solving and teamwork skills in Destination ImagiNation competitions…

21-Nov-10 Learning To Make The Ordinary Extraordinary

Over 100 Team Managers, the adult facilitators of the educational non-profit Destination ImagiNation program were trained at Merrimiack Valley Middle School in Penacook on Saturday. Among the presenters were two NH-DI alumni who are both educators and members of a popular New Hampshire improv troupe.

20-Oct-10 Volunteers State-wide Trained To Unlock, Apply Creativity | HTML

Anyone can be creative, but the ability to leverage that creativity for tangible results frequently takes a facilitator. That is the role of the volunteer Team Managers in Destination ImagiNation. 25 of these volunteers, or enough for 175 new “DI” participants in schools across the state, were trained on Saturday at Pembroke Academy in Pembroke.

28-Oct-10 NH Destination ImagiNation Announces New Affiliate Director | HTML PDF 144k

New Hampshire Destination ImagiNation (NH-DI), the state’s student creativity, teamwork and problem solving program is pleased to announce that is has selected a new affiliate director…

27-Oct-10 Press Advisory: New Team Manager Training: Learning To Create Creative Kids |PDF 103K

Destination ImagiNation develops creativity, teamwork and problem solving skills in students across New Hampshire. This Saturday at Pembroke Academy, the process of how to facilitate these skills …