Intersectionality will save the future of science

TEDxUCLA 2019: Time Intersectionality will save the future of science About Shawntel Shawntel Okonkwo is a Ph.D. Candidate in Molecular Biology and Gene Regulation at UCLA and the founder and creative director of wokeSTEM, a creative and afro-futuristic consultancy...

Why is physical education a student’s most important subject?

TEDxUCLA 2019: Time Why is physical education a student’s most important subject? About William William Edward “Bill” Simon Jr. is a Partner of Simon Quick Advisors, a firm that provides wealth management, investment consulting, and family office services...

How one Olympian turned devastation into inspiration

TEDxUCLA 2019: Time How one Olympian turned devastation into inspiration About Jordyn Jordyn Wieber is an Olympic gold medalist and American gymnast from DeWitt, Michigan. This teenage gymnastics phenom caught the world’s attention by becoming the World Champion in...

You should be wasting time: how playtime powers productivity

TEDxUCLA 2019: Time You should be wasting time: how playtime powers productivity About Kat Kat Cressida is an American actress and voiceover actress. She is best known as the voice of Dee Dee (Dexter’s Laboratory), Jessie the Cowgirl (Disney Infinity), and The Bride...