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Tania Khan

Graphic Designer, Self Employed in Cambridge

Changing perspectives towards those of us with Down syndrome

PRESENTED ON FEB 07, 2017
IN CAMBRIDGE @ VOL 8
Every child should be brought into this world with optimism. A life with Down Syndrome (the most common genetic condition!) should be celebrated as much as a life without Down Syndrome! Tania Khan shares. 

 

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Changing Perspectives on Distracted Driving

BY EMELINE RENZ
@ VOL 24 ON DEC 14, 2014

"If I am half the Horton my dad was, then I'm definitely a badass."

In Changing Perspectives on Distracted Driving from Atlanta Vol. 24, resident badass, Emmeline Renz shares a passionate and harrowing tale of her dad's life story and her worst moment when he was hit by a car by somebody driving distracted. She advocates for changing gears and social change in regards to distracted driving and it's death toll. Renz proves here how hard-hitting the conciseness of the PechaKucha platform can be in truly moving us and affecting our hearts and minds. The PechaKucha Community is behind you Emmeline!

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Thursday, Aug 5, 2015.

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Knolling syndrome

BY HUSSAIN DAGHRIRI
@ VOL 3 ON NOV 29, 2015

حسين دغريري, فنان بصري

يروي تجربته مع ظاهرة النولنق “Knolling” و تأثيرها في حياتنا

و كيف قادته إلى الإحتفاء بالأشياء

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Mistress Syndrome: A Uniquely American Story of Lies, Betrayal, & Denial

BY AMANDA GROSS
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 06, 2016

A story of the construction of white womanhood told through images. Amanda Gross uses her personal experiences, cultural, religious, and ethnic history as a case study to unpack identity at the intersection of race, gender, and class in the US context. Amanda is an artist and anti-racist community organizer living and working in Pittsburgh, PA. 

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Slowing Down to Look

BY HANNAH COLE
@ VOL 12 ON SEP 23, 2016

 

Hannah Cole believes that beauty is everywhere, in our most mundane surroundings, if only we can slow down and look.

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Sit down. Be quiet.

BY BRENT MANKE
@ VOL 29 ON FEB 23, 2017

Take a page from Brent Manke's book and enjoy the life you have, slow down and take it in.  Rushing everywhere we go never allows us to enjoy the journey.  The things you miss along the way may just one day be what lands you up on the Pechakucha stage.  

Is anyone missing a red glove? If so, he'll be around.  

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A journey down the time tunnel

BY ALEX MALLINSON
@ VOL 10 ON JUN 20, 2017

Digital Animator Alex Mallinson takes us on a trip down the time tunnel celebrating 50 years of Doctor Who's iconic opening titles. Howlaround! Slit-scan! And where it all went wrong!

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How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome

BY LAURA DUNTON CLARKE
@ VOL 9 ON MAR 08, 2018

Laura Dunton Clarke empathises with the multitude of women who, despite their abilities and achievements, have a persistent fear of being exposed as a ‘fraud', and advises on how to overcome the problem.

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Swimming with Usher

BY MICHEL TIELBEKE
@ VOL 23 ON APR 18, 2018

Michel Tielbeke shares with us in his characteristic style full of humor on how he became a medal winner in the world’s most prestigious swimming contests. The story of a Paralympic swimmer with Usher’s syndrome.

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Kicking Out the Imposter

BY KARLA ANGEL
@ VOL 27 ON AUG 22, 2018

Learn more about one of the biggest things holding back ambitious professionals and entrepreneurs; imposter syndrome. This educational and actionable presentation will have you walking away with a new understanding of what imposter syndrome is and how to move your business and career forward if you are experiencing it.