On Friday, April 6, 2018, Newark Academy hosted TEDxNewarkAcademy, an event created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading,” and licensed as an official TEDx program. TEDxNewarkAcademy features speakers from across the Newark Academy community whose presentations focus on the event’s theme, Time Out.
Welcome. On Tuesday, April 26, 2016, Newark Academy hosted TEDxNewarkAcademy, an event created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading,” and licensed as an official TEDx program. TEDxNewarkAcademy featured speakers from across the Newark Academy community who focused their presentations on the event’s theme, Between the Lines. Videos from this year’s talks are available on YouTube:
Tiana Barkley ’17: “Race and Ethnicity Through Hair”
Kiran Damodaran ’17: “Destigmatizing Mental Health”
Peter Lu ’17: “Modern Electronic and Classical Music”
Tess Callahan, Faculty: “The Love Affair Between Creativity and Constraint”
Candice Powell-Caldwell, Faculty: “A Mother’s Story and A Child’s Voice: Understanding Selective Mutism”
Alice Fernandes ’16: “Third Culture Kids”
Please feel free to email us at TEDx@newarka.edu.
On April 6, 2018, Newark Academy will host its third TEDx event. Our theme for this year, Time Out, hopes to explore removal, rest, objectivity, and more.
Zachary Burd – The Effect of Psychological Momentum In Sports
Kianni Keys – How Distraction Fuels Creativity
Rayna Lifson – The Work-Child Balance and How To Get It: Women, Time Out, and an End to Discrimination
Drew Flanagan – The Internet: A
Substitute Complement to Creativity
Samarth Desu – Want to Succeed? Try Doing The Unexpected
Giulia Socolof – The STEM-Humanities Dichotomy and Education
Tyler Kung – Music: The Front of Medication
Photos by James Worrell