x = independently organized TED event

Theme: Creating Knowledge Together

This event occurred on
January 21, 2014
8:30am - 5:00pm EST
(UTC -5hrs)
Notre Dame, IN
United States

Are you ready to be inspired?
Are you ready to be a part of something bigger?
Are you ready to meet great leaders, thinkers, and doers?

From bright students to distinguished faculty, from topics on education to physics to social impact, Notre Dame has a wealth of great ideas--ideas worth spreading. It is this valuable feature of our unique community that inspired Notre Dame to host its very own TEDx event with the theme of "Creating Knowledge Together"

DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
100 Performing Arts Center (Decio Mainstage Theatre)
Notre Dame, IN, 46556
United States
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Maria McKenna

Faculty: Connecting the Dots: Caring Education, Joyful Learning, and Human Integrity

Michael John Coppedge

Faculty: Varieties of Democracy: Global Standard, Local Knowledge

Nitesh Chawla

Faculty: Big Data for Common Good: Connecting the Dots for Patient-Centered Outcomes

Michael Mesterharm

Graduate Student: Don’t Miss the Trees for the Forest: Generating Small Data Can Solve Big Problems

JR Reagan

Mendoza Guest Speaker / Deloitte & Touche LLP: The Face of Innovation...What Does an Innovator Look Like?

Marie Bourgeois

Staff: Learning to See: How to Become an Empowered Consumer

Jake Makowski

Undergraduate Student: The Talk about Talent: Rapping About Rap

Joel Ostdiek

Sophomore: Evaluating the Role Culture Plays in Economic Outcomes

Christa Grace Watkins

Freshman: The Power of Vulnerability: Healing Through Portraiture

Third Coast Percussion

Ensemble-in-Residence at Notre Dame: The Beautiful, Messy Democracy of Chamber Music

Claire Fyrqvist

Notre Dame Alumna: Creating Community Amid "Urban Decline": a Study in Resurrection

Kevin Lannon

Faculty: Searching for the Other 95% of the Universe: True Stories From the Energy Frontier

Agustin Fuentes

Faculty: It's Not All Sex and Violence: Cooperation in Human Evolution

Tim Weninger

Faculty: Changing the Hivemind: How Social Media Manipulation Affects Everything

Carmen-Helena Tellez

Faculty: Sharing Knowledge through the Experience of Musical Performance

José E. Lugo

Graduate Student: Measuring Design Aesthetics: a Quantitative Challenge

Thomas J. White

Senior: Tourette Does the Talking

Peter Keon Woo

Senior: The Value of a Paycheck and the Urgency of Now

Jingting Kang

Sophomore: Foreign Aid and International Volunteering: Problems Behind the Vision of Service

Organizing team


Notre Dame, IN, United States
  • Tara O'Leary
    Organizing Team
  • Marie Blakey
    Organizing Team
  • Ben Eichler
    Organizing Team
  • Peggy Hnatusko
    Organizing Team
  • Lai Sam
    Organizing Team
  • Xiyang (Cloris) Xu
    Organizing Team
  • Peilu Chen
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  • Julie Flory
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  • Liz Harter
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