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Speaker Interview - Greg Fairchild

TEDxCharlottesville has a great lineup of speakers and we are giving you more information about them via interviews with WINA. If you want to learn more about their work or what they might talk about at TEDxCville, then stay tuned to this blog because we will provide links/access to all of the interviews. 52 more words

Anne Curzan: What makes a word "real"?

One could argue that slang words like ‘hangry,’ ‘defriend’ and ‘adorkable’ fill crucial meaning gaps in the English language, even if they don’t appear in th…

TEDxCharlottesville in the News

If you haven’t been keeping up (and even if you have) TEDxCville has been in the news quite a bit lately. With tickets going on sale and the reveal of our speaker lineup, we have generated some excitement and buzz. 78 more words

912 -Leaders Learn from Other Leaders

Every Saturday morning at 7:30, I get up to participate  in a great Twitter discussion surrounding education, learning, technology and how to be a more effective leader (shoutout to #satchat).   116 more words

Leadership

[ARC] We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Questo breve saggio nasce come trasposizione di un discorso tenuto dall’autrice in una conferenza TEDxEuston.

Cosa vuol dire essere femministi? Ed ha senso esserlo nella nostra società? 410 more words

Including Books

The Great Porn Experiment (Wilson at TEDx)

“Gary is host of www.yourbrainonporn.com.  The site arose in response to a growing demand for solid scientific information by heavy Internet erotica users experiencing perplexing, unexpected effects: escalation to more extreme material, concentration difficulties, sexual performance problems, radical changes in sexual tastes, social anxiety, irritability, inability to stop, and obsessive-compulsive symptoms.

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Mental Health