October 23 

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In the spirit of ideas worth spreading

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October 23, 2021
5-8:45 PM Eastern Time Live Event
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October 30, 2021

5 PM Eastern Time Broadcast

WHERE /

TEDxYouth@BriarWoodsHS will be held both in person at Briar Woods High School and virtually.  Just go to www.tedxyouthbriarwoodshs.com 10 minutes before the event to watch the livestream.

COST /

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FREE Broadcast on 30th of October
Invitational for in-person due to 100 person limit

ABOUT THE EVENT /

What does "Fresh Starts" mean? Fresh starts symbolizes new beginnings, fresh takes on existing topics, innovative ideas that can reinvent our perspectives. In contrast, it can be interpreted to mean a fresher environment or how we can all start anew following the pandemic.

Want to attend virtually?  It is completely free! Simply go to www.tedxyouthbriarwoodshs.com ten minutes before event day.  We'll see you then!

Can't make the event?  We'll post a recording of the event here on the website after it's over.




Have you heard of TED talks?  What about TEDx talks?  One of the main differences between TED and TEDx is the "x", which signifies that the event is an independently organized TED event organized by members of the local community (in this case, Briar Woods)!  TEDxYouth@BriarWoodsHS, an event officially licensed by TED, will feature speakers delivering new TEDx talks to a live audience that all tie into our theme of "Fresh Starts".

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our event is called TEDxYouth@BriarWoodsHS, where x = independently organized TED event. At our TEDxYouth@BriarWoodsHS event, TED Talks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organized.
 

WHAT IS TEDx /

EVENT /

2021 Event Overview:

SPEAKERS /

Sabeeha

Sabeeha Rehman

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Sherry Dadgar

AMERICAN MUSLIM IDENTITY

TRANSCENDING THE LIMIT OF STANDARDIZED TESTS

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Steven Liebich

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Fresh Starts

BREAKING THROUGH BREAKING OUT

Aarya

Aarya Walvekar

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BCrew

RETHINKING "HEALTHY"

BRIAR WOODS DANCE TEAM

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Mark Witte

COPING WITH CARBON COSTS

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Zurriane Bennett

RESETTING YOUR MINDSET AND STATE OF BEING - POSITIVE SELF DEFENSE

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Melissa Thomas

FINDING YOUR CHILL FACTOR

ORGANIZERS /

Kavya
Bhargav

Kavya Lalith

Bhargav Mikkilineni

LEAD ORGANIZER

BRIAR WOODS RISING JUNIOR

EVENT MANAGER

BRIAR WOODS SENIOR

Sindhu
Ananya

Sindhu Dhaveji

Ananya Gahlot

LEGAL COORDINATOR

BRIAR WOODS SENIOR

MEDIA DIRECTOR

BRIAR WOODS SENIOR

Nikita

Nikita Chandrasing

DESIGN LEAD

BRIAR WOODS SENIOR

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John Logan

CO-ORGANIZER

POLITICAL ENTHUSIAST

BWHS EDUCATOR

Special thanks to Isabelle Zimmemran who helped sponsor this event!

 

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