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Theme: Think smaller

New York City, NY, United States
May 8th, 2014

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Miller Theatre
2960 Broadway @ 116th Street
New York City, NY, 10027
United States
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About this event

TEDxColumbiaSIPA 2014: Think smaller

Perhaps bigger is not always better. This we celebrate the small: the power of individual actions, local success stories from our neighboring Harlem community and the worlds we cannot see with the naked eye.

TEDxColumbiaSIPA is organized by graduate students from Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA). Our event is designed to spark authentic, impassioned and open-minded discussion in our community.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Aurora Anaya-Cerda
    Owner, La Casa Azul Bookstore, East Harlem
  • David Zweig
    Author, “Invisibles"
  • Tao Porchon-Lynch
    Oldest yoga instructor in the world
  • Joseph “JJ” Johnson
    Chef de Cuisine at The Cecil, Harlem
  • Michael Aufrichtig
    Columbia University’s Head Fencing Coach
  • Lucius Riccio
    Senior Lecturer, Columbia University’s schools of Business, Engineering, and International and Public Affairs
  • Dr. Özgür Şahin
    Columbia University Associate Professor of Biological Sciences and Physics
Organizer C305dfbf3d00c4c29dd8bd8ce3c7e39cd12ba104_165x165

Lindsay Litowitz
New York, NY, United States

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Annie Horricks
Managing Director
Sarah Holloway
Faculty Advisor
Diana Caba
Community Director
Carla Pelligrini
Operations Director
Nancy Widjaja
Speakers Director
Greg Levin
Speakers Outreach Coordinator
Jenna Barzelay
Speakers Outreach Coordinator

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