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Jenna deBoisblanc

Louisiana Bucket Brigade in New Orleans

The Double Life of Captain Planet

PRESENTED ON AUG 07, 2014
IN NEW ORLEANS @ VOL 13

Artist, activist, environmentalist, programmer, tinkerer, and teacher, and graduate of Pomona College with a physics degree and a minor in Environmental Analysis, Jenna deBoisblanc share her passion for making and what her two very different personas like to do for fun.

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The Maker Addict Movement

BY LIZ NEELY
@ VOL 25 ON MAR 05, 2013

Liz Neely is a maker addict. She creates things that have no purpose; only to see if she could make something out of her own imagination. She does not believe in the impossible and therefore challenges others to thing freely and create because no matter the lack of experience you may have nor how impossioble it may seem, it can be made. 

 

 

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The LongStory: an Online Dating Game for Youth

BY MIRIAM VERBURG
@ VOL 29 ON APR 01, 2014

Miriam Verburg is the producer of LongStory, one of the first LGBTQ friendly dating games made specifically for young people. She discusses why she decided to devote two years of her life to producing a dating game for kids and shows some of the interesting things she learned along the way about creating games about feelings. 

"Presentation of the Day" on July 9, 2014.

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Conservation: Hopeless?

BY CHERYL KIRBY-STOKES
@ VOL 5 ON OCT 27, 2014

Cheryl Kirby-Stokes works in a double wide trailer for the Office of Scholar Development, reading, reviewing, and editing essays  for students' nationally competitive scholarship applications.  She also travels semi-regularly with her husband to assist with his study abroad trips to South Africa.  Cheryl discusses conservation and it's viability.

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What is a Maker?

BY JOHN MAKOWSKY
@ VOL 5 ON SEP 15, 2015

People are talking about this new “maker” movement the world over, but what criteria must be met if you want to be considered a Maker? John Makowsky shares how he discovered his own maker identity, and what he believes defines a maker.

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Double Dog Dare You

BY SHEILA VEATCH
@ VOL 7 ON JUN 30, 2015

Speaking at Pecha Kucha Saint Augustine for the second time, Sheila Veatch double dog dares us all to take the risk, light the sparkler, get out there and do it. Life is short and the clock is tick tocking. 

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How to Find a Life Partner Online

BY RAZI THALIB
@ VOL 24 ON DEC 10, 2015

Dating in the digital age as explained by Speaker Razi Thalib. With technology, even you could actually find "the one".

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Double Jeopardy... or Double Indemnity... or Something...

BY JONATHAN EAGLE
@ VOL 4 ON MAY 26, 2016

Jonathan Eagle describes a memorable weekend... a journey... and the aftermath... all thanks to a bottle of whiskey.

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Serious Fun

BY SUZY HARVEY
@ VOL 5 ON DEC 12, 2016

Suzy Harvey talks about her career in being a 'Fun Specialist' and how vital it is to connect, to have fun, to play and enjoy life! 

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My Double Life

BY JAYE HO
IN BEXHILL-ON-SEA

Artist Jaye Ho explores a variety of themes including urban mythology, paradoxes and military structures, through her sculptures, installations and paintings. She will also talk about her ‘double life’ as a twin.