Speakers & Talks
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Julie Beckman
It was a Tuesday, not a cloud in the sky
Adam Cureton
What Hiding My Disability Taught Me About Care and Respect
Sofia Tomov
Make the Pill Fit the Ill
Victoria Ramirez-Miller
Manifest Millennial: Neuroeconomics & Society
Larsen Jay
The Healing Power of Flowers
Brad Morgan
Finding Your Purpose By Talking With People on Planes
Jim Roberto
The Story of Tennessine: Discovery of a New Chemical Element
Elias Attea
Growing together
Dr. Eric Wade
Technology for Motor-Neurorehabilitation
Baker Donahue
A Millenial's Approach to Creative Disruption
Dr. Leigh Willis
Using different points of view to tell a powerful story
Dr. Annette Mendola
Medicine and the Meaning of Life
Rachel Milford
and Shelagh Leutwiler
Play in public spaces
Colleen Cruze Bhatti
and Earl Cruze
Words of wisdom from Knoxville's dairyman
Greg Kaplan
Bilingualism: The Genesis of a New Language
Avigail Sachs
A Campus for the 21st Century?
H. Lee Martin
Techonomics: The Dawning of the Virtual Age
Adriana Zoder
Dracula and Multilingualism
David Garcia
Mexican Baseball: How Immigrants Lose Their History
Sarah Shebaro
Community Engagement Through the Multiple
Lawrence Scarpa
Ordinary and Extraordinary
Lonnie Love
Manufacturing a New Silicon Valley
Drew Paul
Why Borders Still Matter: The Middle East and Beyond
David Denton
Compulsive Creativity and Parkinson's Disease
Barry Bruce
Growing Electricity: Plugging into Plants
Miranda Gottlieb
Consumer protection and ... drugs?
Erin and Robert Darby
The Archaeology of Global Challenges: The Cohors II Galatarum
Rebecca Klenk
Survival, Consumption, and the Good Life
Joshua Bienko
On the Uselessness of Art
Becca Harman
Soul Science, Soil Science
Suzie Allard
The ABC2s of Science Data: Access, Big data, Culture & Communication
David Harman
Hipster Entrepreneurs and the Maker Movement
Baldwin Lee
Looking is Harder Than it Looks
Marilyn Brown
Technologies and Policies for a Sustainable Energy Future
Andrew Messing and Alex Roschli
The 3D Printing Game Changer
Neal Eash
Crafting a Soil Conservation Legacy
Jack Viorel
Special Needs Surfing, "Taking the Lid Off"
Lytton Musselman
Sherlock, Symbols, Sacralization: Tree Semiotics
John Ferguson
Theatre and Education: The Lost Art of Doing