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Music Unites Us Event Recap

On June 16th, TEDxJacksonville partnered with Don’t Miss A Beat (DMAB) to host “Music Unites Us,”  a Salon dedicated to exploring music’s ability to convey stories about emotion, equity, access and social justice.   The sold-out crowd filled DMAB’s building in the Woodstock neighborhood of Jacksonville....

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Diving in Deep with Jennifer Adler

Diving in Deep with Jennifer Adler 7 Questions After a TEDxJacksonville Talk   Jennifer Adler’s love for the sea led her to pursue a degree in marine biology, and when she received her first job offer to work as a biologist at USGS in Florida, she eagerly accepted....

6 Ideas worth spreading from TEDxTuesdays at the Cummer "Women Kicking Ass"

6 Ideas Worth Spreading from “Women Kicking Ass”

"Women Kicking Ass” was our final salon in the TEDxTuesdays series the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens.   Here are 6 ideas worth spreading, out of the many presented Tuesday evening. Men and women are judged through different lenses. There’s a word for “Bossy” in almost every language for...

Does Dylann Roofs think Black Murder Is Normal?

Does Dylann Roof Think Black Murder Is Normal?

Nine people were killed last Wednesday, during a Bible study at historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. Police are investigating the shooting as a hate crime. One of the officials said that Dylann Roof, who is white, told investigators that he wanted to start a...

Judi Herring Gender Tedx Talk

Binding Caitlyn Jenner Into a “M” or “F” Box?

After making headlines worldwide on Vanity Fair's cover last Monday, former Olympian Caitlyn Jenner has a newly created Twitter account  (2.5 million followers), and on July 15, will accept the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at ESPN's ESPYs in Los Angeles. Caitlyn Jenner, has taken hormones, undergone operations (face and breasts), but has...