TEDxUSFSP Returns to USFSP April 4

The graphic for TEDxUSFSPSeven USF St. Petersburg students, staff, alumni, and members of the community will be featured at this year’s TEDxUSFSP event on Tuesday, April 4, 4-8 p.m. in the University Student Center. The event is free and open to the public.

TEDx is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of “ideas worth spreading.” According to the organization’s website, TEDx is a program of local, independently planned events that bring people together to share in TED-like experiences.

This year’s USFSP-affiliated speakers will include:

  • Emily Gorman, USFSP alumna: “Dumping the Duopoly: Why Americans Should Vote Outside the Box”
  • Tracey Garbutt, interdisciplinary studies graduate student: “Saving Our Hidden Visionaries: Helping Universities Inspire and Retain Their Students”
  • Gabrielle Thornton, environmental science & policy undergraduate student: “Millennials: What Are They Doing Anyway?
  • Walter Balser, director of Lifelong Learning: “Sparking the Next Generation of Teachers”

Learn more about TEDxUSFSP. Tickets are limited to the first 100 registrants. Overflow seating for the Live Watch Party will be available downstairs in The Reef. Register now to apply for tickets.