Safe to Drink?
Apr
26
6:00pm 6:00pm

Safe to Drink?

How much do you know about the water you drink? The water crisis in Flint, Michigan has prompted widespread concern about the quality of local water sources, including right here in Northeast Florida. But distinguishing fact from fiction, and determining the true levels of risk to public health, is often difficult for the ordinary consumer.

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TEDxFSCJ Salon: Lift as We Climb: Women, Race & Politics
Feb
16
6:00pm 6:00pm

TEDxFSCJ Salon: Lift as We Climb: Women, Race & Politics

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Jacksonville boasts a rich history of electing African-American women to political office. In fact, the first women elected to the Jacksonville City Council after Consolidation in 1967 were African American.  Breaking the glass ceiling in the world of politics is a legacy women of color proudly leave to our community; it is a bold testament to their resilience and resolve to protect the rights of all.

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TEDxFSCJ Salon: Vaccinating The  FUTURE
Jan
12
6:00pm 6:00pm

TEDxFSCJ Salon: Vaccinating The FUTURE

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Recent advances in vaccine research have laid the groundwork for addressing many of the key public health issues of the 21st century.  Yet vaccines have also proved a source of popular misunderstanding, and ever-new outbreaks of infectious disease challenge researchers and practitioners alike to keep pace with a globally interconnected health environment.

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TEDxFSCJ Salon: Our Digital Leaders of Tomorrow
Dec
6
6:00pm 6:00pm

TEDxFSCJ Salon: Our Digital Leaders of Tomorrow

Today’s instant-knowledge generation is already using emerging technologies, and tomorrow’s digital leaders are already mastering new apps and new knowledge to boldly go where no one has dared to go before.

Join TEDxFSCJ for an evening with these digital leaders of the future!  The evening will feature Management Information Systems (MIS) students from FSCJ partnering with local middle and high school students to showcase their experiences developing new technology projects and exploring the latest digital devices.  The event will include brief presentations from these college and youth leaders as well as TED talks, audience participation, and moderated break-out sessions.

The salon will be held Tuesday, December 6th, at FSCJ-Deerwood Center, from 6-8 pm.

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