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Archie

Kenya vs. Derby

PRESENTED ON APR 17, 2012
IN DERBY @ VOL 5

You're never too young to do a PechaKucha presentation! Meet Archie, aged 7, who takes the opportunity to introduce us to his friend Jeremiah, aged 6, who lives in Kenya.

"Presentation of the Day" on March 23, 2013.

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Live Upon the Map

BY KATHERINE CORY
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 30, 2011

A presentation by web designer Katie Cory about a recent project.

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Playing the Field

BY JONATHAN WALLIS
@ VOL 3 ON OCT 26, 2011

Jonathan and his fun activities in the field at the back of his house. This presentation is in English.

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Hell on Eight Wheels

BY KRISTINA ARNOLD AND RACHEL WALSTON
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 20, 2013

Kristina Arnold and Rachel Walston are Roller Derby Girls. Roller Derby is a rough sport played using roller skates. Here they tell us the history of Roller Derby, how it used to be played, and how modern Roller Derby is played today.

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A New Stove for Kenya

BY MÃ…RTEN CLAESSON AND OLA RUNE
@ VOL 107 ON OCT 30, 2013

Mårten Claesson and Ola Rune, product designers, discover that people in most parts of Africa spend a significant amount of their time collecting wood for use in their three stone fire pits. Marten and Ola then worked with their team in Stockholm to design a new stove that uses less wood and produces less smoke. Now the kids in Kenya can spend their time in school instead of out collecting firewood.

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Getting Down and Derby

BY ALEX KROSNEY (AKA LEX GO)
@ VOL 16 ON DEC 05, 2013

Alex Krosney went to her first roller derby bout in April of 2011 – it was love at first whistle. A year of blood, sweat, tears, and track burn later Lex Go was born. A member of the Winnipeg Roller Derby League, Lex is now a skater on the All-Stars travel team and a captain of the home team that wins all of the afterparties, the Valkyries’ Wrath. She is also a trainer for the league and for the WRDL’s Junior league, which makes her Grinchy heart grow three full sizes every Sunday.

"Presentation of the Day" on January 15, 2014.

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Donations for Kenya

BY MICHAEL PALAGI
@ VOL 113 ON APR 30, 2014

Michael Palagi talks about his visit to Kenya. The purpose of his talk is to encourage people to donate for building a new school in the place where he stayed for 4 weeks in Nairobi. He talks about the talented teachers and students in the school, learning, playing, dancing and having fun. There is a need to build a new school in order to help more kids, decrease deceases and make their lives less difficult. 

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Derby Boulevard

BY STEVE EGGERS
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 08, 2011

Steve presents an idea to turn 4th Street into Derby Boulevard that connects downtown Louisville to Churchill Downs. He talks about the cultural prosperity and econnomic growth of these two regions once they are connected.

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A Bird's Eye View of Kenya

BY AMIT RAMRAKHA
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 20, 2016

Amit Ramrakha takes us on a journey of aerial photography though the North of Kenya to Nairobi.. wildlife, rivers, animals.. to civilization of human settlement...

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Kenya Street Photography

BY JULIAN MANJAHI NJOROGE
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 20, 2016

Street photography has been a vehicle to express Julian Manjahi views of his environment,interact with day to day, a visual extension of how he feels. It is about connection and aesthetics, the mixture of these two when attained is what makes it all worth it.