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Theme: Creating Knowledge Together

Notre Dame, IN, United States
January 21st, 2014

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About this event

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"

Confirmed Speakers

  • 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

Venue and Details

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

Event Type (what is this?) University

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Paul Van Ness
Notre Dame, IN, United States

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