TEDxNMU 2019: Speakers

Below, you’ll find our 12 speakers - in no particular order. They’re bringing their unique experiences to the stage, and are going to force audience members to dive deeper into what inspires them, what scares them, and what drives them.

 
Madison Hampton    NMU Alumna, ‘14   TEDx Talk: Building your own path in life with creativity.

Madison Hampton

NMU Alumna, ‘14

TEDx Talk: Building your own path in life with creativity.

Morgan Waller    NMU Alumna, ‘16, ‘18   TEDx Talk: Contributing to the community through the importance of networking while searching for that first big time job as a college graduate.

Morgan Waller

NMU Alumna, ‘16, ‘18

TEDx Talk: Contributing to the community through the importance of networking while searching for that first big time job as a college graduate.

Keith Glendon    NMU Alumnus, ‘98   TEDx Talk: Living with joy, meaning, purpose in everyday living and freeing oneself from the challenges of modern living and societal messages. Living one's Bigness + living Gooder.

Keith Glendon

NMU Alumnus, ‘98

TEDx Talk: Living with joy, meaning, purpose in everyday living and freeing oneself from the challenges of modern living and societal messages. Living one's Bigness + living Gooder.

Olivia Walcott    NMU Student   TEDx Talk: Sustainability that addresses the environment, social justice and economic vitality.

Olivia Walcott

NMU Student

TEDx Talk: Sustainability that addresses the environment, social justice and economic vitality.

Bugsy Sailor   TEDx Talk: The ephemeral qualities of stone skipping.

Bugsy Sailor

TEDx Talk: The ephemeral qualities of stone skipping.

Jerry Mills    NMU Alumnus   TEDx Talk: “How to be Your Own Spark Plug” by activating your ability to ignite the spark in your life, you can maximize the quality of "kairotic" time + managing the pressures of chronological “quantity” time.

Jerry Mills

NMU Alumnus

TEDx Talk: “How to be Your Own Spark Plug” by activating your ability to ignite the spark in your life, you can maximize the quality of "kairotic" time + managing the pressures of chronological “quantity” time.

Ryan Watling    NMU Student   TEDx Talk: The ethics of storytelling and the role of the story listener + teller to foster social sustainability.

Ryan Watling

NMU Student

TEDx Talk: The ethics of storytelling and the role of the story listener + teller to foster social sustainability.

Scott Crady    NMU Student   TEDx Talk: The importance of an authentic voice, mental health challenges, + unrealistic standards portrayed by social media.

Scott Crady

NMU Student

TEDx Talk: The importance of an authentic voice, mental health challenges, + unrealistic standards portrayed by social media.

Kyle Miron    NMU Alumnus   TEDx Talk: Philosophical, spiritual, and scientific tools inside of us tools to defeat cancer and destroy disease in our lives.

Kyle Miron

NMU Alumnus

TEDx Talk: Philosophical, spiritual, and scientific tools inside of us tools to defeat cancer and destroy disease in our lives.

Maddie Isch    NMU Student   TEDx Talk: Political discourse and a better way for us to disagree.

Maddie Isch

NMU Student

TEDx Talk: Political discourse and a better way for us to disagree.

Alex Palzewicz    NMU Alumna, ‘13   TEDx Talk: The social, nutritional, and economic case for local food.

Alex Palzewicz

NMU Alumna, ‘13

TEDx Talk: The social, nutritional, and economic case for local food.

Rebecka Miller    NMU Student   TEDx Talk: Knowing your rights as a voter, and using your voice at the polls.

Rebecka Miller

NMU Student

TEDx Talk: Knowing your rights as a voter, and using your voice at the polls.