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TedX: Highlights of the past and the prospects of the future

TedX: Highlights of the past and the prospects of the future

Keshav Taneja, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

This year, TedX at MVHS hosted two conferences consisting of guest speakers that sought to inspire and teach MVHS students, while focusing on the conference’s themes which were redefining reality and igniting ideas. A variety of speakers came to speak this year, including former Chief Data Scientist und...

TEDxMontaVista optimizing opportunity

TEDxMontaVista optimizing opportunity

Carol Lei

October 16, 2017

As the auditorium doors opened, students poured in to listen to speeches about optimizing opportunity. Within the two hour session, the audience witnessed five speeches: three live ones and two videos of previously given TEDx talks. The three live speakers, Archbishop Mitty High School Junior Aditi Chatradhi,...

Breaking Barriers TEDx conference

Breaking Barriers TEDx conference

Trisha Kholiya

April 24, 2016

Story co-written by Om Khandekar. "I may be going to hell, but I sure wasn’t hungry,” speaker Elle Allison-Napolitano said. As a child from a low-income family, Napolitano often felt hungry. With a sly smile, she described her own path to overcome the hunger —  she stole sandwiches from n...

TEDx plans for spring conference on Apr. 24

Juniors Michael Ding [left] and Ashika Koganti [right] sell tickets for the TEDx spring conference. Presale and at-the-door tickets are both $2. Photo by Maya Murthy.

Dylan Tsai

April 23, 2015

After a year of planning, TEDxMontaVista is holding its first conference in the auditorium on Friday, April 24 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Five guest speakers, including MVHS alumnus Natalie Ng, will speak about a variety of topics such as health, STEM, public speaking, sleep and motivation. One of the students behind the...