Did you miss Gettysburg College’s second annual TEDx, “Going Against the Grain,” in late April? Catch up on the lectures and discover what it would mean to lead differently, learn differently, and live differently.
The event featured five accomplished professionals, four of whom have direct ties to the College as alumni, faculty, or administrators. The speakers included Neil Bryant ’82, vice president of sales development for Carestream Health, Inc.; Prof. Ian Isherwood ’00, assistant director of the Civil War Institute; Darryl Jones, senior associate director of admissions; Jackie Powell ’09, research associate at WASH Advocates; and Jen Croneberger, CEO and founder of Excellence Training Camps, Inc.
“The Grain: Who Does What?,” Neil Bryant ’82
“Subverting the Grain,” Prof. Ian Isherwood ’00
“Bringing Greater Ethnic Diversity to Gettysburg College,” Darryl Jones
“The Taboos of Poo: Talking Sh**,” Jackie Powell ’09
“What if it’s that Simple,” Jen Croneberger
Founded in 1832, Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with a strong academic tradition. Alumni include Rhodes Scholars, a Nobel laureate, and other distinguished scholars. The college enrolls 2,700 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.
Contact: Mike Baker, assistant director of communications, 717.337.6521.
Posted: Mon, 3 Jun 2013
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