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Inspiring change gets Queens teacher to TEDx stage
Ian Kent, a teacher from Queens County and advocate for change in the school system, is taking the stage in Halifax this weekend to hopefully inspire change in others.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
I4U Future Technology News
Public Speaking Payoff: The Presentation Worth $55,000 A Minute
Human rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson received the longest standing ovation in the history of the globally famous TED conference.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
TEDx Superstar Ken Robinson on Creativity, Education, and Reforming the System
Concordia University last week held its gala Governor Victor Atiyeh Leadership in Education Awards ceremony at the Portland Art Museum, honoring Volunteers of America Executive Director Kay Toran for her life-long commitment to education.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
$1 million TED Prize goes to Charmian Gooch, the co-founder and director of Global Witness
After years of futility in his first six NHL seasons with the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers, the star goaltender found a home - and the playoffs - in Vancouver.
Alexis Ohanian and Bill Capodagli to Keynote iPharma 2014: CBI's ...
CBI is pleased to announce two high profile keynote speakers for iPharma 2014, taking place May 8-9, 2014 in New York, NY.
Ted.com unveils site redesign
The online home for an archive of inspirational talks by speakers at the TED conferences unveiled a redesign on Tuesday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
TED online archive reveals new-look website
The TED.com re-design was the first major overhaul since the website launched in April of 2007, and comes as the flagship TED gathering behind the talks is poised to celebrate its 30th anniversary.
9 Public-Speaking Lessons From The World's Greatest TED Talks
Depending on your perspective, 2006 was either a really bad year for public speaking or the start of a world-changing transformation.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The News Tribune
GO Arts: Critic's Picks: TEDx Tacoma, The Esoterics in Olympia,...
TEDx, the independent version of the international TED talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design, comes for the fourth year to Tacoma, featuring local leaders like singer-songwriter Vicci Martinez, cellist Emily Peterson, radio host Bob Rivers, web designer Adam Argyle, genome scientist Tony Blau and more speaking on connectivity.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Why TED talks are better than the last speech you sat through
Think about the last time you heard someone give a speech, or any formal presentation.
TED Talks Are Wildly Addictive For Three Powerful, Scientific Reasons
Ideas are the currency of the 21st century. You can have brilliant ideas-truly revolutionary ideas-but if you cannot persuade others to act, those ideas don't matter.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Burlington Times News
Experts to talk TED at Elon
Elon University is hosting TEDx, its own version of a TED talk, at 1 p.m. today in Whitley Auditorium.
Lansing State Journal
2014 TEDxLansing: Bright ideas worth sharing
Greater Lansing joined the international TED and TEDx movement in 2010, and this week hosts its 2014 event, which sold out several weeks ago.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
We need to talk about TED
The four-day TED conference is on for Vancouver this March. If you don't have tickets yet for this high-level gabfest, too bad.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Monterey County Herald
At TEDx Monterey auditions, locals pitch 'ideas worth spreading'
Robert Yin of Shanghei, China, a senior at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, pitches his idea of a nonprofit English one-on-one online global tutoring course for middle and primary school students during Monterey TEDx auditions held at MIIS on Saturday.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Log Cabin Democrat
Annual TEDxHendrixCollege set for Feb. 23
Hendrix College will host the fourth annual TEDxHendrixCollege conference. This independently organized event, licensed by TED, will bring together academics, activists, and other thought leaders, from around the world as well as right here in Central Arkansas, who are looking to make a change in their community.
TED Talks Don't Cover Abortion Because It Doesn't Count As A Human Rights Issue
TED Talks, the award-winning videos produced by a nonprofit group of the same name, promise to cover "ideas worth spreading."