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    February 13, 2014 by admin

    All over the world, people are coming together to watch TED talks given by extraordinary individuals who have ideas or experiences that, given the right platform, could affect millions of people.

    On March 22, 2014 at the Reynolds Auditorium at Duke University, Movement of Youth Executive Director Atrayus Goode will deliver an 18-minute motivational talk at TEDxDuke 2014. TEDxDuke 2014 will be the university’s largest TEDx event to-date with 300+ live attendants and live streaming to the TED international community. Alongside 12 motivational talks, TEDxDuke will also facilitate intellectual conversation through colloquial breakout sessions.

    Tickets are available NOW at the Duke University Bryan Center box office or you can click here to purchase them online.

    The Complete 2014 Line-up includes:

    • Dr. William L Chameides, Dean and Nicholas Professor of the Environment, Duke University
    • Aaron Chatterji, PhD, Professor, Duke University Fuqua School of Business
    • P. Murali Doraiswamy, MD, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
    • Atrayus Goode, Executive Director, Movement of Youth
    • Chris Heivly, MapQuest Co-Founder and entrepreneur
    • Jeffrey Lawson, MD, PhD, Professor of Surgery and Pathology, Duke University
    • Peter Ubel, MD, Professor of Business Administration and Medicine, Duke University

    Duke University Student Speakers:

    • Kari Barclay, Theater Director
    • Alana Jackson, Dancer, Spoken Word artist, Intersections of Public Health and the Performing Arts Major
    • Suhani Jalota, Duke STEAM Challenge Winner
    • Christine Schindler, Founder Girls Engineering Change

    MC: Cara Peterson, Duke Senior

    For more information about TED, you can visit: www.ted.com or www.tedxduke.com.

    TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. Since then its scope has become ever broader. Along with two annual conferences -- the TED Conference and TEDGlobal -- TED includes the award-winning TED Talks video site, the Open Translation Project and TED Conversations, the inspiring TED Fellows and TEDx programs, and the annual TED Prize.