In the spirit of sharing ideas worth spreading, Wesleyan students hosted the third annual TEDxWesleyanU conference on April 16–17.
Titled “(Un)Knowing,” the event’s speakers included:
- Alford Young Jr. ’88, professor of sociology, Afroamerican and African studies, and public policy at the University of Michigan
- Field Yates ’09, NFL Insider for ESPN and co-host of “Fantasy Football”
- Emily McEvoy ’22, College of Social Studies major, 2021 Student Speaker Competition Winner, and Middletown Mutual Aid organizer
- Gato Nsengamungu ’23, physics and government double major from Rwanda
- Doug Berman ’84, two-time Peabody Award-winning producer of NPR’s “Wait Wait . . . Don’t Tell Me!” and “Car Talk”