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TEDx gains additional sponsor, reorganizes leadership team

 Sarah Konrad, new TEDx president and junior, talks to a friend during math class in the class period before a TEDx meeting. Konrad said she is excited for her new position in the club.

Rhea Acharya

November 23, 2019

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the TEDx club now has a new leadership team. According to Sarah Konrad, new TEDx president and junior, many of the same people are on the club’s leadership team, but now they serve in different roles. Aside from Konrad as president, the leadership positions now include ...

TEDx leadership team strives to increase membership

Sarah Konrad, design head and junior, takes part in a conversation after school with her friends. Konrad said that right now, the TEDx club is focused on increasing its membership.

Rhea Acharya

November 2, 2019

According to Sarah Konrad, design head and junior, the club’s leadership team is currently focused on getting more people to join TEDx.   Konrad said, “We want to increase membership because we’ve seen our numbers go down as so many former members graduated (last spring). And we want to ...

TEDx celebrates year at May 22 meeting

Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, studies for one of her AP exams in the hallway. Oh said she hopes many TEDx members will attend the end-of-the-year celebration on May 22 in Room E210.

Rhea Acharya

May 20, 2019

According to Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, the TEDx club will meet for the last time for this academic year on May 22 in Room E210 for its end-of-year celebration. Oh said she plans for there to be food and balloons at the meeting. “Attendance to some of the meetings has been a little bit sl...

TEDx members apply for license, decide theme for next conference

Rhea Acharya

April 18, 2019

As the new leadership team for next year has been chosen, the TEDx club looks ahead to the next semester so they can plan for their next conference, which is tentatively scheduled for late 2019. Selin Oh, current TEDx president and senior, said, “We are planning for our next conference and applying ...

TEDx seniors to help next year’s leadership team adjust to roles, plan for future

Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, unpacks her bag before a TEDx meeting. She said her current focus is to work with the new leadership team, so they will be ready to take over next school year.

Rhea Acharya

April 10, 2019

Recently, the current leadership team for TEDx, which was entirely comprised of current seniors, selected a new leadership team for the 2019 to 2020 school year. In order to be considered for a leadership role, interested club members submitted applications earlier in the semester. According to Selin Oh, cu...

TEDx continues planning for next year

Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, asks club members for feedback on the December conference. Oh said she is sad it was her last conference, but she hopes to prepare the returning members well for the future.

March 3, 2019

Following sponsor changes and a room change, the TEDx club uses its meetings to prepare for next year. According to Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, this means the club members will discuss the past conference, plan for what they want to see in the next conference and work toward deciding next ...

TEDx to design new logo for December conference

Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, talks to Sylvia Liu, TEDx Food & Breaks committee head and senior, in front of the TEDx homecoming booth on Sept. 28. Oh said the club has been trying to attract new members this year through its call-out meeting and homecoming booth.

Rhea Acharya

November 1, 2018

As TEDx has finalized its speakers for its Dec. 1 conference, members of the club are deciding on more details for the conference, such as what the conference logo will be. Ally Eaton, TEDx Event Planning committee head and senior, said, “It’s not really a logo, but we have a main picture for each of...

Students audition on Oct. 2 for next TEDx conference

Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, looks through her phone.  Oh said she looks forward to seeing the speaker auditions on Oct. 2.

Rhea Acharya

September 30, 2018

As the club’s initial call-out meeting has passed, TEDx members are now looking to secure speakers for their upcoming conference. The auditions for those interested in delivering a TED Talk at the conference will occur on Oct. 2 during SRT in the media center. The speakers will audition by delivering t...

TEDx to hold conference on March 24

Selin Oh, TEDx Speakers Committee Head and junior, discusses her responsibility of preparing the student speakers for the upcoming mini-conference. Oh said, “With students, we have to develop the whole idea behind their talk with them, so that has been exciting.”

March 20, 2018

TEDx is hosting its mini-conference on March 24 at the Carmel Clay Public Library from 2 to 3 p.m. Each speaker at the mini-conference will discuss their take on the mini-conference’s central theme, “In A New Light." In regards to the importance of the theme, Allison Hargrove, TEDx sponsor and...

TEDx club to host ‘Where You Least Expect It’ conference at Eleven Fifty Academy tomorrow

TEDx club to host ‘Where You Least Expect It’  conference at Eleven Fifty Academy tomorrow

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October 9, 2015

The TEDx club will host its annual conference on tomorrow at the Eleven Fifty Academy. The theme this year is “Where You Least Expect It.” The club plans one event each year, modeling theirs after the Technology, Entertainment and Design (TED) conference. Sally Ernst, head of food and breaks committee...

TEDx Club to host TED conference on April 19

Isabella Liu (right), TEDx co-president and sophomore, talks to sophomore and member Samantha Hunter (left) during a TEDx Club meeting. The April 19 conference will feature adult and student speakers and discuss simplicity in life. ALICE ZHU / PHOTO

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March 27, 2014

The CHS TEDx Club plans to host an independently organized TED conference on April 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Studio Theater, according to Isabella Liu, club co-president and sophomore. Ticket prices are $20 and include lunch. Tickets are also being sold online. The event is open to everyone in...