TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool promotes student ideas

Written by Healthy Living News. Posted in April

The second annual TEDxMaumee­ValleyCountryDaySchool will take place on Friday, April 21, 2017, at Maumee Valley Country Day School from 9am–2 pm. The independently organized event, licensed by TED, will feature local student voices and TED Talks videos. Tickets can be reserved on the event’s website. Availability is limited; tickets sold out a week in advance of last year’s event.


Launched in 2009, TEDx is a program of locally organized events that bring the community together to share a TED-like experience. Some of the best talks from TEDx events have gone on to be featured on TED.com and garnered millions of views from audiences across the globe.

TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool is a local event organized by Maumee Valley students in which high schoolers share their ideas and passions with a receptive audience. The event features a variety of high school student speakers who promote thought-provoking discussion on wide-ranging topics relevant to our generation.

Speakers at TEDxMaumeeValley­CountryDaySchool will include Leen Yassine, Notre Dame Academy; Stephane Granato, Maumee Valley Country Day School; Loa Cho, Maumee Valley Country Day School; Rebekah Schmitz; Sanjay Jinka, Anthony Wayne High School; Bashar Zaidat, Maumee Valley Country Day School; Sarah Reddy, Oberlin College; Wyatt Reynolds, Maumee Valley Country Day School; Kirathi Sindhwani, Ottawa Hills High School; Emily Marzari, Notre Dame Academy; Ariel Tonkel, Anthony Wayne High School; Juliana Souza and Filip Kesicki, Maumee Valley Country Day School; Margaret Bohmer, Sylvania Southview High School; and Toral Soram, Maumee Valley Country Day School.

TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool sponsors include Artisan Cosmetic Surgery and the University of Toledo.

For more information about TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool, please visit www.tedxmaumeevalleycountrydayschool.com (primary website) or https://www.ted.com/tedx/events/18181 (TEDx event page). Instagram: @TEDxMVCDS, Twitter: @TEDxMVCDS, Facebook: TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool.❦