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Alessandra Fama '21 - Team member
Laurel Hwu '21 - Team member
Amanda Young '21 - Team member
Chris Howell - Assistant Technical Director
Sharon Wang  '19 - Designer

Kien Le '18 - Lead Organizer/Licensee
Justin Chen '19 - Co-curator
Lydia Steuart '18 - Co-curator
Dr. Donna Weimer - Advisor/Operations
Jessie Sullivan - Director of Production
Luke Fragello - Director of Digital Media Studio


Yvonne Wojciechowski
Hoi Tong Wong
Alana Yates
Katie Dickins

Veronica Cosmopolis

Jacob Wolfe
Javier Rosario-Heredia
Julia Wagner
Lindsay Rogers
Abby Schroding
Charlie Kovach
Beth Hamm

Emily Angeline
Danielle Ochs

Special thanks to Juniata College's Student Government & the President's Office, who have contributed to making this event happen. 

About TEDx,

x = independently organized event

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized. (Subject to certain rules and regulations.)

About TED
TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Started as a four-day conference in California 30 years ago, TED has grown to support its mission with multiple initiatives. The two annual TED Conferences invite the world's leading thinkers and doers to speak for 18 minutes or less. Many of these talks are then made available, free, at TED.com. TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Nandan Nilekani, Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Sal Khan and Daniel Kahneman.

The annual TED Conference takes place each spring in Vancouver, British Columbia. TED's media initiatives include TED.com, where new TED Talks are posted daily; the Open Translation Project, which provides subtitles and interactive transcripts as well as translations from volunteers worldwide; the educational initiative TED-Ed. TED has established the annual TED Prize, where exceptional individuals with a wish to change the world get help translating their wishes into action; TEDx, which supports individuals or groups in hosting local, self- organized TED-style events around the world, and the TED Fellows program, helping world-changing innovators from around the globe to amplify the impact of their remarkable projects and activities.

Follow TED on Twitter at http://twitter.com/TEDTalks, or on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/TED.