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Vannaphone Sitthirath

Journalist / Documentary Maker in Vientiane

My Little Discovery

PRESENTED ON MAR 31, 2016
IN VIENTIANE @ VOL 2

Vannaphone, known as "Kino" to most, is a Lao journalist and documentary filmmaker with a mission to develop socially responsible coverage of life in her country and region. In her presentation ‘My Little Discovery’ Kino will share some experiences and stories from her early days as a journalist.

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Discovery Rise

BY ALAN CARPENTER
@ VOL 2 ON FEB 20, 2013

Alan Carpenter talks about Discovery Rise, a project which aims to transform the campus at James Cook University in order to better facilitate the educational process, and cater better to the needs and expectations of future generations, and the demands of the digital age.

 

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Twig

BY JIM THOMPSON
@ VOL 6 ON SEP 21, 2013

How did you become you? Jim Thompson has written a book that could help you find that answer. In this primer on self-discovery, Jim explores how we became the people we are today, including areas of major influence in our lives and the motivations behind our decisions. 

 

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Waking Up To Your Dreams

BY SARAH PITTOELLO
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 12, 2014

As well as working at farmers markets, Sarah Pittoello is a yoga teacher, counselor and mom. She shares with us her other life- her dreaming life. Sarah sees dreams as a way for our unconscious mind to communicate with our conscious self, whether it be instinctive or personal. As environmentalists push for biodiversity, Sarah suggests that people should be diverse in character as well, and dreaming is a gateway to self-discovery. 

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Discovery Lab

BY TOSHA WOODS
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 13, 2015

Tosha Woods takes us through her non-traditional experience as a teacher in the L.A. Unified School District which nurtured her passion for non-traditional learning experiences. The Discovery Lab is her venture into building her own school where independent learning, collaboration and multi-age classrooms are the norm.

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Hooping effect

BY BALQIS ALRASHED
@ VOL 3 ON NOV 29, 2015

Balqis AlRashed; artist and graphic design

She talks about, Self-discovery experience through Hula-hoop  

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Facilitating Discovery

BY LIZZY KARP
@ VOL 14 ON FEB 25, 2017

In this presentation Lizzy Karp and Ken Tsui explain how their creative studio, Here There, is inspired by challenging the expectations of an activation and an experience.
 
With a process that often feels like an exploratory mission in the deepest reaches of space, they describe how their goal is to share the feeling of discovery and inspire a more interesting culture within the city. 

 This was "Presentation of the Day" on June 2nd, 2017.

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My Castle, My Castle

BY JAMES DOUGLAS
@ VOL 30 ON MAR 15, 2017

Architectural designer, James Douglas, always loved castles. This passion parallels with his profession and encourages him to travel around the world to experience in person the power of these grand architectural expressions, their heritage and cultural significance.

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Twenty Beers That Changed My Life

BY MARK PHILLIPS
@ VOL 9 ON APR 25, 2017

Mark Phillips talks about his discovery of craft beer and shares the 20 beers that have changed his life. A personal journey of discovery and appreciation, whilst trying to remain sober! Cheers to good beer and a wonderful life!

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Anatomy of a Discovery

BY DR. RICH PYLE
@ VOL 30 ON MAY 05, 2017

Dr. Richard Pyle of Bishop Museum uses high-tech diving gear to explore deep coral reefs. He will tell the story behind the discovery of a new species of endemic Hawaiian fish, and its relationship to one of the largest protected areas on Earth.