Street Art, once seen as common graffiti and an aspect of urban blight has, since the 1980s rise of the..
Tag Archives: TedTalks
1)Power To Fly was founded by Katherine Zaleski and Milena Berry (pictured above) as an effort to address the lack..
The most uncanny aspect of “Citizen Four,” the Laura Poitras film which won the Academy Award for Best Documentary this..
What happens when a social cause movement becomes famous without a leader? One such example is the hacktivist collective Anonymous,..
TedTalks: Elizabeth Gilbert on Creative Genius Elizabeth Gilbert is a writer and has a lifelong passion for her work. She..
Bushwick could be consider an industrial wasteland to many. Not as fancy as Manhattan and definitely not as hip as..
Jane McGonigal a Game Designer, Inspirational Speaker and New York Times Best Selling Author of Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us..
“[These introverts] are there at the spotlight not because they like being looked at or tell others what to do,..
Omega Institute’s annual Women and Power Conference, held September 21-23 at their campus in Rhinebeck, New York, coincided this..
What common language unites all of humanity? Food. Who knew that environmentalism would meet health and community activism, leaping over..
Since its opening in 2009, New York City’s Highline has become a go-to location for collaborative brainstorming sessions or rendez-vous..
Do contagions of Happiness course through social media? Do you find yourself passing on the uplift? If so, what form..
Before this class, I had no idea what Ted Talks was or that it even existed. Now I’m a little..
The concept of microfinance, which provides financial services in the form of small business loans to those without access to..
Street Artists culture jam at the forefront of social change: advocating free speech, serving as mirrors to the status quo,..
A provocative talk by Dan Dennett from 2002 proposing that memes may indeed be alive.