Event Guide for Virtual 2020

Explore and Wonder

Our event this year occurred over two evenings packed with talks and live discussions.

Schedule for Tuesday, December 1, 2020: Navigating Uncharted Times

  • 7:00 pm Welcome
  • 7:05-7:20 pm Talks
    • Meaghan McGrath, “Vertical Farming”
    • Divya BenDavid, “Read Between the Panels”
    • Madeleine Kelly, “A Woman’s Voice”
  • 7:20-7:25 pm Q & A with speakers
  • 7:30-7:34 pm Photo Slideshow
    • 8th Grade Photographers: “Teens in Quarantine”
  • 7:35-7:45 pm Talks
    • Kylie Chew, “Beyond Zooms: The Future of Virtual Learning”
    • Maëlle Griffin “The Power of Music”
  • 7:45-7:49 pm Q & A with speakers
  • 7:49-7:58 pm Breakout Room Discussions
    • What is uncharted in your life right now? 
    • What has helped you navigate these times?
    • Where did you find comfort and guidance?
  • 7:58-8 pm Closing

Schedule for Tuesday, December 8, 2020: Understanding Uncharted Times

  • 7:00 pm Welcome
  • 7:05-7:25 pm Talks
    • Kate Solomon Tilley, “Fostering Change: Doing our part for the children at the border”
    • Clara Bartlett “Disease Detectives”
    • Juniper Hedlund, “Invisible Victims”
  • 7:25-7:30 pm Q & A with speakers
  • 7:30-7:34 pm Performance
    • Quaker Read
  • 7:34-7:50 pm Talks
    • Jules Droz, “Fighting COVID-19”
    • Bodie Oakley, “Understanding Cosmic Horror”
    • Sammy Kirk, “Animals and Moral Reasoning”
  • 7:53-7:55 pm Q&A with speakers
  • 7:55-8:05 pm Breakout Room Discussions
    • What are one or two things on your mind that were raised tonight?
    • What do people need to know to understand this issue?
    • What is an action we could take?
  • 8:05-8:08 pm Closing

Bring Your Whole Self…

This is a one-of-a-kind evening, and we invite you to allow yourself to be fully present and to enjoy this rare opportunity.