Event Guide for Virtual 2020

Explore and Wonder

Our event this year will happen 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. Talks: Meaghan McGrath, “Vertical Farming”; Divya BenDavid, “Read Between the Panels”: Maddy Kelly, “A Woman’s Voice”
  • 7:20-7:25 pm Q and A with speakers
  • 7:30-7:34 pm Photo Slideshow: 8th grade Photographers: Teens in Quarantine
  • 7:35-7:45 Talks: Kylie Chew, “Beyond Zooms: The Future of Virtual Learning”; Maelle Griffin “The Power of Music”
  • 7:45-7:49 Q and 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?
  • 7:58-8pm Closing

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

  • 7:00 pm Welcome
  • 7:05-7:20. Talks: Kate Solomon Tilly, “Fostering Change: Doing our part for the children at the border”; Clara Bartlett “Disease Directives”; Juniper Hedlund, “Animals and Wildfire”
  • 7:20-7:25 pm Q and A with speakers
  • 7:30-7:34 pm Performance
  • 7:35-7:45 Talks: Jules Droz, “Fighting COVID-19”; Sammy Kirk, “Animals and Moral Reasoning”; Bodie Oakley, “Understanding Cosmic Horror” 
  • 7:45-7:49 Q and A with speakers
  • 7:49-7:58 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?
  • 7:58-8pm 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. Come to one or both of our evenings.