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Refugee summer 2015: Pitstop on the Balkan Route

BY SINA STIEDING
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

During Sina Stiedingt's hitchhiking trip in the Balkans, she found herself at an unlikely address: the UNHCR Refugee camp in Gevgelija, Macedonia.

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Tech Art - Creative endeavours in a games industry:  where art and code meet

BY ROBERT VAN DUURSEN
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

Robert van Duursen speaks about his adventure in the games industry and his creative endeavours.

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Anchovies, Raisins and Toast

BY ROBERT GOOD
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

'What is Art?' Robert Good takes a refreshingly alternative approach to an old problem with a selection from over 3,000 definitions of 'Art' compiled from the furthest corners of the internet.

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Volunteer Your Way to the Top

BY NAILY MAKANGU
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

It is a well-known fact that the unemployment rate, especially amongst young people, is higher than it's been in years. As such, developing a wider range of skillset is invaluable in order to set yourself apart and provide you with more opportunity. Naily Makangu shares her experience of how she has used volunteering to carve a unique career path whilst at the same time making an impact in her community.

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Parkinson's & the Tango Effect: my Year on the Dance Floor

BY KATE SWINDLEHURST
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

Kate Swindlehurst shares her story of her diagnosis of Parkinson's, how it changed her life, and the impact of Argentine tango on her experience of the disease.

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Who should be allowed to create money in our society?

BY JOHN BURGESS
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

When John Burgess saw a ranty social media post from his friend Ade on the topic of 'Money Creation' he couldn't resist clicking and finding out more. He was incredulous at what he discovered. It got him thinking about the purpose of money in our society, who should be allowed to create it and how that created money could be spent to benefit us all.

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The Halloween Grinch

BY DAVID HEATHCOTE
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

Listen to David Heathcote's journey from Halloween grinch to true believer and how he and his wife turned their home into a Halloween wonderland.

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Insert Coin

BY DANIEL HANSEN
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

In this presentation, Daniel Hansen encourages people to recover the habit of playing and having fun, even when doing a miserable, modern job.

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123… 567… My steps into Cuban Salsa

BY CATHERINE 'LIZZIE' FOOTTIT
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

Catherine 'Lizzie' Foottit talks about her journey from reluctant ballerina to ‘famous’ Cuban salsa dancer and shares some of the highs and lows of her Cuban dance experience. Keeeeeeep dancing!

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Redesigning loss and life

BY BERENICE SMITH
@ VOL 15 ON AUG 07, 2018

Berenice Smith, graphic designer, artist and social designer presents Walk In Our Shoes, which aims to awareness and create conversation on behalf of those who are childless not by choice. She talks about her story and those of others she had met in her research into the 1 in 6 for whom parenthood will never happen. It’s a website that redesigns childlessness by allowing those affected to share honest and real accounts with those who might be parents to create a balanced and better informed society.

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The Lies We Tell Ourselves

BY CHARLOTTE ASHLEY-ROBERTS
@ VOL 14 ON MAR 06, 2018

Charlotte Ashley-Roberts presents: Limiting beliefs - what they are, how to identify them and break the cycle so we can achieve our goals.

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Interactions between Arctic glaciers and fjords

BY SEB BAUCUTT
@ VOL 14 ON MAR 06, 2018

Seb Baucutt presents one of the highlights of research conducted by ocean physicists at the University of Cambridge. It is a small piece of work that allows a better understanding of how the Arctic is melting, and provides new measurement techniques to aid and protect research scientists in some of the most dangerous areas of the Arctic Circle.

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