TED talks

November 12, 2016
My dad and me.

A heart attack, an election, and a call to clarity

There’s something about a crisis that brings clarity like nothing else can. In April 2012, my dad had a massive heart attack. It was the kind […]
July 12, 2016
TED Summit Banff Center

Oh, my TED head!

I’ve been home a week from the International TED Summit, and I’m only starting to recover. Add a 15-hour drive to each end of a several-day […]
March 8, 2016
Wendy Wilson TEDxBoise 2015

Talking about TED: part 3 of 7

Wendy Wilson’s TEDxBoise 2015 talk on the link between water and energy use came at just the right time, given the ongoing concerns about both issues […]
February 29, 2016
karen day copy

Talking about TED: part 2 of 7

Karen Day is what you call a pro. A writer, photographer, TV producer and filmmaker, she’s worked on humanitarian issues in locations from Afghanistan to Cuba to pre-war […]
February 18, 2016

Talking about TED: part 1 of 7

I got lucky last year. TEDxBoise started up, and–Boise being Boise–I emailed the organizers and in a couple days was in on the ground floor as the official […]