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TEDx to secure sponsors, finalize details for April 18 conference

Allison Hargrove, TEDx co-sponsor and social studies teacher, works at her computer during SRT. Hargrove said, “I am really excited for the upcoming conference. I think the leadership team has really done a lot of good work leading up to this event, and I think it will be a success. Plus, I really like the theme.”
March 9, 2020

According to Sarah Konrad, TEDx president and junior, the club will continue to finalize the details for its upcoming conference at its meetings that take place every Monday until 4 p.m. in Room E235....

TEDx finalizes student speakers, sets conference date for April 18

Sarah Konrad puts on her coat afterschool. Konrad said she is excited for the upcoming conference, which is scheduled for April 18.
February 20, 2020

According to Sarah Konrad, TEDx president and junior, the club recently finalized the date for their upcoming conference: It is now set to be on April 18 in the Studio Theater from noon to 4 p.m.   Additionally,...

Speakers audition Jan. 30 for next TEDx conference

Sarah Konrad, TEDx president and junior, (right) talks to Carmen Broadnax, TEDx club member and junior, (left) before the TEDx meeting on Jan. 27. Konrad said the club’s main focus right now is planning for the speaker auditions, which are scheduled for Jan. 30 in Room E235.
January 30, 2020

Sarah Konrad, TEDx president and junior, said the TEDx club will host speaker auditions on Jan. 30 for its next conference. She said the auditions will take place from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in Room E235, and...

TEDx to plan speaker auditions at meeting on Jan. 13

Sarah Konrad, TEDx president and junior, works on a math assignment during class. Konrad said she encourages all interested students to come to the TEDx speaker auditions, which are tentatively scheduled for late January.
January 12, 2020

Sarah Konrad, TEDx president and junior, said during the club’s next meeting on Jan. 13 in Room E235, the members will devote the majority of their time to planning the speaker auditions for the club’s...

TEDx postpones speaker auditions

Sarah Konrad, Design Head and junior, tries to open her friend’s locker. Konrad said the speaker auditions have been postponed, and the club will decide on a new date soon.
October 11, 2019

According to Sarah Konrad, Design Head and junior, the TEDx leadership team postponed the speaker auditions that were scheduled for Oct. 3 to a later date that is not scheduled yet due to conflicts with...

TEDx to host call-out meeting on Sept. 16

Sarah Konrad, TEDx Design Head and junior, looks over an information sheet during a meeting for a peer tutoring program in SRT. Konrad said she is excited to be part of the leadership team for the TEDx Club this year.
September 14, 2019

  According to Isma Rehman, TEDx president and sophomore, the club’s first meeting of this school year is on Sept. 16 in Room E235 after school. This will be Rehman’s first meeting as...

TEDx changes room for meetings

Ally Eaton, TEDx Event Planning committee head and senior, signs a thank you card for Allison Hargrove, former TEDx sponsor and social studies teacher. According to Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, this card is a gesture to show Hargrove how great her impact on the club has been and how grateful the members have been for her support.
February 8, 2019

Following its conference in December on the theme “In a New Light,” the TEDx club switched sponsors from social studies teacher Allison Hargrove to social studies teachers Allen Wheeler and Michael...

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

Sarah Konrad, TEDx member and sophomore, talks to her friends while eating lunch in Greyhound Station. She said she is sad that social studies teacher Allison Hargrove is no longer the TEDx sponsor, as she always talked to all the club members and had a positive effect on the club.
January 21, 2019

The TEDx conference in December marked the end of social studies teacher Allison Hargrove’s time as TEDx sponsor; starting this semester, social studies teachers Michael O’Toole and Allen Wheeler will...

TEDx gears up for conference on Dec. 1

Sophomore Carol You talks to her friends during lunch. You said she is excited to give a TED talk at the conference on Dec. 1 about Asian misrepresentation in the media.
November 29, 2018

TEDx is hosting its next conference on Dec. 1 from 1 to 6 p.m. in the Studio Theater. All the speakers will deliver their take on the conference’s central theme, “In a New Light." Selin Oh, TEDx president...

TEDx to host event on Nov. 4 for conference speakers

Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, talks to her friends in the performing arts hallway on Oct. 31. Oh said she is excited about the speakers’ event on Nov. 4 as she hopes it will give the speakers an opportunity to talk to one another in a relaxed environment.
November 8, 2018

According to Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, the club will host an event on Nov. 4 to help prepare speakers for the club’s upcoming conference scheduled for Dec. 1. The speakers’ event, which...

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.
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...

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.
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...

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