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We haven’t scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there’s one you can attend!

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Why Am I So Fantastic

BY TIM BARLEN
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 16, 2018

Tim Barlen provides you with tools for finding your best self, sharing the power of positive thinking and yes, hypnosis.

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If I Only Had a Brain

BY SUSAN WADDLE
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 16, 2018

Susan Waddle visualizes and personalizes the impact a long ago car accident had on her brain and now her outlook on life.

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Today's PSA

BY SARAH HAVEN
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 16, 2018

Sarah Haven shares how her mother's passing shaped her views of one particular public health issue.

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On Being Human: Perspectives as a Doctor and as a Patient

BY JOHN MERRILL-STESKAL
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 16, 2018

Dr. John Merrill-Steskal shares perspectives on being human - from that of a physician as well as from his lifeーchanging journey as a cancer patient.

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Human Geographer

BY ELVIN DELGADO
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 16, 2018

Elvin Delgado, a human geographer, reminds us in these stunning photos that the struggle for human equality and human rights is still very much alive in Post-Chavez Venezuela.

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The Many Roles of Being Human

BY GINNY ANN BLACKSON
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 16, 2018

Mother. Daughter. Sister. Philanthropist. Citizen of the planet earth. Human. Hilarious. Ginny Ann Blackson is a multifaceted human being.

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On Healing Energy

BY AUDREY BARRETT
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 16, 2018

Audrey Barrett shares what happens when you let love in and its power to heal.

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Follow Your Path

BY DAWN CONYERS GEULA
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 16, 2018

Dawn Conyers Geula shares her journey of changing her career from a prescribed and predictable path to one of openness and adventure!

 

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About the City's Organizers

  • Sara Jones

    I love my small community in Central Washington state. I am a school psychologist by day, and a socialite and adventurer by night. I love to experience the arts and the inspiration of others. As a board member of Gallery One Visual Arts Center, I am thrilled to be an organizer for our Pecha Kucha events!

  • Monica Miller

    Monica Miller has worked with arts organizations for over 15 years in fundraising, grants management and professional development for artists. Monica’s primary responsibility is to ensure that Gallery One is relevant to the community it serves. Before moving to Ellensburg from Seattle, she oversaw artist grants and professional development at Artist Trust and was a member of SOIL, an artist collective. She also had a brief stint as the Fremont Solstice Parade Director. Monica considers her major accomplishment the advocacy of percent for art program with the Ellensburg Arts Commission, but is a daily advocate for artists. She hold a BA from the College of William and Mary and an MA from Johns Hopkins University in Museum Studies. Her latest endeavor is the event, Confab where she hopes to provide artists and communities opportunities for networking, inspiration and tools for a sustainable arts community! Monica grew up as a military brat visiting museums around the world. She wanted to be a potter for a brief stint and now makes ceramics dinosaur fossils with her five year old Porter, plans camping adventures with her husband, artist Justin Beckman and rides her bike when time allows!