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Desiring to inspire others

Desiring to inspire others

Emma Corry, Staff Writer

January 8, 2019


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Salome Apkhazishvili felt her body fill with nerves as she took the stage in Tbilisi, Georgia for the 2018 TEDx talk. Apkhazishvili, a USI graduate student working toward a master’s in art and communications, gave a 15-minute speech covering the history of political cartoons in her home country o...

Let it grow

Let it grow

Noah Alatza, Staff Writer

October 28, 2017


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Diego Sanchez drove nearly 75 miles from Washington, Indiana to experience TEDx Evansville. He could have watched it live online, but he paid $50 learn from the experience in person. “I watch all of their YouTube videos and was excited they were coming to Evansville,” Sanchez said. “I ...

TEDx speakers to encourage innovation, focus on culture

TEDx speakers to encourage innovation, focus on culture

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

October 3, 2017


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  When Ryan Loehrlein told his friends and family he wanted to audition for TEDxEvansville, they looked at him like he was crazy. Loehrlein, one of three USI speakers at this year’s TEDxEvansville event, will present his talk “Innovation from a Spark of Curiosity” Friday, Oct. 27 in the Performanc...

Museum hosts event to “revitalize” Evansville

Museum hosts event to “revitalize” Evansville

Amelia Peterson

October 7, 2015


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  The goal for TEDx Evansville is to encourage the revitalization of the city by showcasing innovative ideas, Zac Parsons said. “Everyone says Evansville’s a great place to raise a family, and that’s fine, but everyone also says that we have a problem with retaining young, talented p...

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