TEDxWWU again packs at the house at the PAC

WWU photos by Jonathan Williams
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 3:22pm

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/.