It is good to hear from you. Thank you for reaching out to me. I like the new article discussion format, rather than reading a book. Although I learned a lot from reading and discussing the books, I found it difficult to keep up.
"Next Sunday Conversation is May 2nd 11AM CST
Topic: Travel or Not? https://zoom.us/my/learning13
This website has background article & general information in the Calendar.
Also this PBS video might be of interest Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change…"
"Here's two articles that highlight student voices from this year. I'll attach the text for the first article in case you don't have NYT access but the pictures/art for the first article is probably important to see alongside the text.
Look forward to seeing everyone tomorrow and our conversation about Women in Politics.
Another thanks to Vincenza for providing a summary of the History of Women in Politics in Italy.
We're lined up to have a well represented conversation…"
"A big thanks to Inci for providing a summary of the History of Women in Politics in Turkey.
Please find her summary below:
WOMEN İN POLİTİCS İN TURKEY
Instead of fast collapse of the Ottoman Empire in the First World War, after the Republic of…"
"Hope everyone is having a good week. I am just posting somesome questions to think about in advance of our April 11th Meeting and conversation around Women in Politics. Thanks in advance to Nino for leading this conversation.
"What was the role…"
"Though March and "Women's History Month" will be over by the next time we Zoom in April I still see the broad topic as a possible conversation we could lead for the whole Ted Alumni Group. Here's a link to another Brookings Article this time about…"
"Thanks Marcie for posting in the Forum.
All good questions ... and some of these even sound like suggestions.
I'm open to anything the group might propose ... and to be honest I hoped/thought we'd be further along with our project by now. …"
Hope you enjoyed a "Free Sunday" without a scheduled TED Alumni Meeting. Wondering how everyone spent the day?
I want to follow up before Sunday's meeting. There are 4 more TED meetings scheduled and then the Group Presentation final…"
"Trying to help with brainstorming group names/logos
G read (G filled with earth or a G sitting on a globe stand - inspirational images here). Someone with a graphic design skill set could maybe put the G with "read" in an inviting way? See image…"
Just following up from today's meeting. Marcie we missed you but glad you were able to get away for a little vacation. We all need some time away from the job.
There's no TED meeting scheduled next week. Maybe in pairs we can check…"