Tag Archives: TED

Announcing Something Extraordinary: Our Mystery Session

Shhh! We have a very secretive announcement to make this week. As you well know, Jefferson Smith is curating a session at TEDxConcordiaUPortland. But do you know what speakers he’s chosen? Are you excited to hear who else will make … Continue reading

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Bedtime Story: Michael Hanna and the Incredible Mattress Lot

At the sound of “Rolling,” Michael Hanna and his wife Mary Ruth Hanna begin speaking about their incredibly inspirational story in front of cameras operated by Wes and Tera Wages of Armosa studios. We’re at the Mattress Lot in NE … Continue reading

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Announcing the 1st Three TEDxConcordiaUPortland 2012 Speakers: An Author, A Poet and Two Musical Animators

Hoorah! Our first round of speaker announcements is finally here! Kick up your heels and give a jubilant jump because they’re all extraordinary people who have amazingly inspirational stories to tell. We’re incredibly excited (Can you tell?) to have them … Continue reading

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“Bubba the Fish” and Eugene Lee are… Becoming Extraordinary

At first glance Eugene Lee seems both highly ambitious and slightly confused. This is only a  veneer, behind which exists a highly focused, multifaceted mind that has much to contribute to the fields of art, design, medicine and music. As … Continue reading

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Every extraordinary action stemmed from an ordinary person

and they all have a story to tell. As we noted in our story of how we selected our theme, becoming extraordinary is a continual process and we want to share that process with you. Beginning Saturday, December 10, TEDxConcordiauUPortland will begin … Continue reading

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TEDxConcordiaUPortland has a new blog!

This is where we’re going to share anything and everything you want and need to know about TEDxConcordiaUPortland. Our next event is coming March 31, 2012 so check back here, on our website http://tedxconcordiauportland.com/ on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/#!/TEDxConcordiaUPortland, and … Continue reading

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