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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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Featured Presentation

"I've always liked stairs but these were the ones that turned it into an obsession."

In Queen of Staircases, from PechaKucha Night New BernVol. 1Beth Ellis shares her self-professed obsession with staircases. From the residence of royalty to nondescript public buidling, Ellis ventures into all kinds of locations, occasionally guerrilla ninja style ("Im not sure if they're technically open to the public but I followed a city employee off the elevator very quietly.") in search of architecturally grand stair cases all over the world. 

"Presentation of the Day" on May 12, 2015.

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Mushroom Talk

BY JAKE ROSS
IN NEW BERN

Jake Ross loves, hunts, eats, and shares his passion of Mushrooms and their intrinsic value in medicine, food, and nature. Jake is a drummer and multi-instrumentalist with the Dick Richards. Jake lives and creates in New Bern, NC.

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Oh Africa

BY DEBBIE TAGGART
@ VOL 3 ON JAN 20, 2005

Debbie Taggart speaks about her trip to Africa with her late husband Rip. Debbie shares what changed her, Rip, and her love of the unknown.

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The HUB

BY BRIAN KMEC
@ VOL 3 ON MAY 05, 2016

Brian Kmec lives in New Bern, NC. He teaches History at Craven Community College. Brian shares his experience working with the HUB, a homeless drop in center in Billings, Montana. 

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Crash Course in Autism

BY EMILY STEWART
@ VOL 3 ON MAY 05, 2016

Emily Stewart gives crash course in Autism. He also teaches history in New Bern, NC where she lives with her craft beer-loving husband, their son, a cat, and a dog.

  

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Results of Choice-based Art Education

BY ASHLEY MCDANIEL
@ VOL 3 ON MAY 05, 2016

Ashley McDaniel is an artist and art teacher at Creekside Elementary School in New Bern, NC. She received her BFA from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. Currently, she works in enamel, scrimshaw, and paints a whole bunch. When she is not making art or teaching, she can be found riding her bike or throwing axe’s.

 

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I'm a Collector (Hold the Applause, Please)

BY JOSH MAGUIRE
@ VOL 3 ON MAY 05, 2016

Josh Maguire shares his love of being a collector. Collecting is something he has participated in his whole life, so how can something be wrong when it feels so right? Josh explores the history and inner workings of his habit and attempts to explain his life-long obsession with video games and action figures in this personal account. Josh lives in Alliance, NC and currently is a Dean's List student at Craven Community College where he is also a C-STEP participant and a tutor for TRiO Student Support Services.

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Save the Women not the Boobies

BY BETH FAIRCHILD
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 27, 2015

Beth Fairchild is a mother, wife, and a young woman living with breast cancer.

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1786.4 Miles Away

BY SHAWNEE MCPHAIL
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 27, 2015

Shawnee & Arielle have two children and are both teachers in New Bern, NC.