TEDxWWU came to Western last Saturday, March 4 to a packed Performing Arts Center. TedxWWU is designed to help organizations, individuals and communities create conversation and connections at a local level.
Nine speakers from the Bellingham area discussed a wide variety of topics.
- Joy Wiggins: From Sabotage to Support: Women Liberating Women
- Paige Rosson: Restroom Revolution: Free the Toiletry
- Paul Meeks: Debunking Stock Investment
- Dalia Monterroso: I Dream of Chickens
- Rae Lynn Schwartz- DuPre: Curious About Curious George
- David Nicol: Solar in Alaska - Greening Up Diesel Microgrids
- Kristin Leong: Roll Call - Exploring the Gaps Seperating Students and Teachers
- Tracy Pyscher: Rethinking Trauma: What Youth From Domestic Violence have to Teach Us
- Jessica Gigot: The Poetics of Food
- Kamea Black: Girl Gone Farmer - The Gender Gap in Agriculture
For more info, go to https://www.tedxwwu.org/.