Heartland to host its first-ever TEDx event
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[April 03, 2014]
NORMAL — Be one of a select
group of attendees to hear about creative disruption from speakers
in the fields of academics, world politics, sociocultural response,
gaming and more at Heartland Community College's first-ever TEDx
event. Only 100 tickets are available for the TEDx event at
Heartland, scheduled for April 12, 2-7 p.m.
TED is a nonprofit organization
devoted to "ideas worth spreading." The event at Heartland is
largely a student-organized session and the culmination of a year's
Featured speakers are Richard Seehuus on "How to be a
Disruptive Student"; Doan Winkel on "College Can Prepare You for the
Real World, but it Doesn't"; Kelly Keogh on "The Keys to
International Relationships Post 9/11"; and Ankur Singh on "The
Standardized Testing Epidemic."
Through the presentations, attendees will learn how to break
existing patterns to compose new and more effective ways to create
change and make progress.
To apply as an attendee, visit
https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Tedxhcc. Tickets are $25.
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For more information about Heartland's TEDx event, contact
Kevin Shackley at
firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about
Heartland Community College, visit
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