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: The Power of Networking  The important keys to effectively networking in order to enhance career advancement.

Morgan Waller

NMU Alumna, ‘16, ‘18

TEDx Talk: The Power of Networking

The important keys to effectively networking in order to enhance career advancement.

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 Zen of Stone Skipping  The ephemeral qualities of stone skipping.

Bugsy Sailor

TEDx Talk: The Zen of Stone Skipping

The ephemeral qualities of stone skipping.

Jerry Mills    NMU Alumnus   TEDx Talk: Live Beyond the Mind’s Control  At the young age of 23, a story from my father forever changed the quality of my life. A powerful narration of life and death revealed an idea about how we can increase the quality of our daily interactions through instinct and intuition, empowering us to live beyond the mind's control.

Jerry Mills

NMU Alumnus

TEDx Talk: Live Beyond the Mind’s Control

At the young age of 23, a story from my father forever changed the quality of my life. A powerful narration of life and death revealed an idea about how we can increase the quality of our daily interactions through instinct and intuition, empowering us to live beyond the mind's control.

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 Story Behind Social Media   We put forth the best of our selves on social media. This talk explores what is really going on behind the scenes.

Scott Crady

NMU Student

TEDx Talk: The Story Behind Social Media

We put forth the best of our selves on social media. This talk explores what is really going on behind the scenes.

Kyle Miron    NMU Alumnus   TEDx Talk: “Be Like Water”: A Cancer Killing State of Mind

Kyle Miron

NMU Alumnus

TEDx Talk: “Be Like Water”: A Cancer Killing State of Mind

Maddie Isch    NMU Student   TEDx Talk: America Divided - What happened and how we heal  Why Americans are so deeply divided, how we got here, and how we heal.

Maddie Isch

NMU Student

TEDx Talk: America Divided - What happened and how we heal

Why Americans are so deeply divided, how we got here, and how we heal.

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.