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TEDx Vail What Not Saying Says | Seth Glier

Gratitude is not a state of peace for arrival, it is a bitter battle for balance and reason. Seth Glier explains how chaos and confusion can transform into tools and talent that shape who we are.

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Everyone has a story to tell, what’s yours? | Brent Drever
Everyone has a story to tell, what’s yours? | Brent Drever

Preserving life’s powerful stories is often lost in the today’s fast-paced society. In his talk, Brent takes the audience through a journey of capturing life’s most memorable moments. In his case, the generosity of friendship on the day he broke his neck. While on stage, Brent and a friend engage in a heartfelt conversation about the power of friendship.

Mon, 01/25/2016
5 Times My Skin Color Did Not Kill Me | Jared Paul
5 Times My Skin Color Did Not Kill Me | Jared Paul

Why is it that so much of white America is unwilling to talk about race, racial violence, or inequality without feeling the need to defend themselves? Jared examines his experience clashing with police as a hetero white male, with instances where black and brown Americans had similar interactions, but received vastly different treatment.

Mon, 01/25/2016
The Value of YOU. | Trista Sutter | TEDxVail
The Value of YOU. | Trista Sutter

In today’s world, judgment is a part of our reality. It happens on the street, online, at work, at home, and worst of all... in our own minds. With her experience in the public eye and as a mom, Trista Sutter discusses our value system and how we allow judgment and societal success get in the way of our self-worth.

Mon, 01/25/2016
Sex, Spock, and Climate Change | Justin Bogardus | TEDxVail
Sex, Spock, and Climate Change | Justin Bogardus

What do Spock, Sex, and Climate Change have to do with each other? Naturally intriguing, this humorous talk from the producer of Nature RX viral video asks us, "Does nature have a marketing problem?"

Mon, 01/25/2016
What Not Saying Says | Seth Glier
What Not Saying Says | Seth Glier

Gratitude is not a state of peace for arrival, it is a bitter battle for balance and reason. Seth Glier explains how chaos and confusion can transform into tools and talent that shape who we are.

Mon, 01/25/2016
Choose Your Story | Melissa Stockwell
Choose Your Story | Melissa Stockwell

We all have the ability to create our own path in life regardless of the obstacles fate throws at us. Melissa's personal tragedy turns to triumph. Which path in life do you want to take?

In 2004, Melissa Stockwell became the first female to loose a limb in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Instead of feeling sorry for herself, she chose to accept the loss of her left leg and live her life for those who gave the ultimate sacrifice.Forever a Patriot, Melissa loves all that America stands for.

Mon, 01/25/2016
WILL.COURAGE.SURVIVE. | Peyton Palermo
WILL.COURAGE.SURVIVE. | Peyton Palermo

When life offers the unexpected, how do you respond? In COURAGE. Will. SURVIVE. you hear the story of how one young girl chose not only to survive, but thrive. Her experience promises to touch your heart and her words challenge your perspective.

Mon, 01/25/2016
What is creativity? | JP Canlis
What is creativity? | JP Canlis

Struggle, triumph, breakdown, and breakthrough, the creative path is graciously revealed by JP. In designing the set for TEDxVail, he restarted a stalled creative life with courageous vulnerability. He shares the mental and physical process involved in being a glass artist. Are you a creative? Do you have passion for pursuing a life of creativity?

Mon, 01/25/2016
World Ready Citizens | Mikela Tarlow & Stone Creek Charter Students
World Ready Citizens | Mikela Tarlow & Stone Creek Charter Students

What would you attempt if you knew you could not fail? Mikela Tarlow, TEDxVail 2013, updates us on a 2 year journey with students at Stone Creek Charter School. Project-based learning takes these students beyond their typical classroom studies; allowing them to find their own creative voice and discover paths for taking action in the world. Supported by a web-based platform, these students design, manage and share their creative solutions. Empowered, engaged, and enthusiastic, they offer a brief tale of what's possible through project-based learning.

Mon, 01/25/2016
Can we prevent nuclear war? | Dr. Ira Helfand
Can we prevent nuclear war? | Dr. Ira Helfand

Ira uncovers the threat to human survival posed by nuclear weapons and what we can do to eliminate this threat. Dangers of nuclear war exist. As an existential threat to humanity, Ira asks you to take action to end nuclear in all forms forever. Together, Ira asks, "Can we prevent nuclear war?"

Mon, 01/25/2016

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