Mitchell Hosting 2013 TED Talk Series


Throughout the fall, Mitchell will be hosting special presentations of TED Talks (Technology, Entertainment, Design). Each event will feature a faculty or staff facilitator guiding discussion following the selected TED videos (videos
are between 3 – 20 minutes in length). Supplemental activities and/or exercises may be included by the facilitator to help students further explore the themes and ideas presented in the TED videos.

All TED Talks will be held in the Weller Center. FREE REFRESHMENTS will be provided!

The fall line-up includes:

Tuesday, September 17 at 1:00 p.m.
Derek Sivers "How to Start a Movement"
Sugata Mitra (2013 TED Prize Winner): "Build a School in the Cloud"

Thursday, September 26 at 6:00 p.m.
Candy Chang: "Before I die I want to _____"
Shane Koyczan: "To This Day…for the Bullied and the Beautiful"

Wednesday, October 23 at 4:00 p.m.
David Gallo: "Underwater Astonishments"
Jeff Skoll: "My Journey Into Movies that Matter"

Tuesday, November 5 at 7:00 p.m.
Juan Enriquez: "Your Online Life: Permanent as a Tatoo"
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "The Danger of a Single Story"
Sarah Kay: "If I Should Have a Daughter"

Tuesday, November 19 at 7:00 p.m.
Sheryl Sandberg: "Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders"
Isabell Allende: "Tales of Passion"