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Pew Baby

PRESENTED ON APR 25, 2019
IN DAYTON @ VOL 39

Josh Weston is a musician and artist based in Dayton, Ohio. Here, Weston shares the story of how he came to exist on the planet. It wasn’t glamorous, it wasn’t planned, but it’s his story to tell. He shares with us the value of telling stories that make us uncomfortable.

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Baby Got Back

BY CELINE GABRIELLE
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 12, 2014

Celine Hambling shares her story of motherhood and the challenges it provides. She inspires other Moms to live well by actively dreaming of living a healthy life.

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Work Life Balance of a Baby Boomer

BY JOE BOUCHER
@ VOL 14 ON AUG 27, 2015

Joe Boucher and his wife started their law careers simultaneously, raised a family together and somehow figured out how to balance it all. Joe will talk about how he made this balance a life priority.

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Making Fair Trade Personal

BY ANDREA BREWSTER
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 26, 2016

Chair of Trade Aid Andrea Brewster shares her personal connction to one of New Zealand's first social enterprises, brining ethically made products to New Zealand. Her story spans 3 geenrations of her family and map a journey of connecting kiwis to fair trade crafts

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From Tyranny to Liberty... A Personal Story

BY BILL SUHAYDA
@ VOL 6 ON FEB 16, 2017

In an all-too-rate look at life behind the Iron Curtain, Bill Suhayda explores the conditions that caused the Hungarian people to revolt against both Soviet occupation and the tyranny of communism in the country of his birth. In 1956, some 200,000 people fled Communist Hungary; Bill’s family was among those people risking their lives to escape. Bill dedicated his presentation to those people in Hungary, Austria, and the United States who helped his family escape from tyranny, and those Americans who helped his family assimilate into American culture.

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A Printmaking Dreamatorium

BY MARY ALICE MILLER
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 09, 2017

Mary Allice Miller is an editor, writer, and story-telling enthusiast! As a kid, she spent most of her time at her family’s letterpress shop—an ancient dusty dreamatorium where an imagination can wild. She is currently on the editorial staff of Vanity Fair magazine and is hard at word on a short film.

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Expression of Gratitude: the untold story of a family unknown

BY KATY BOYCHUK
@ VOL 2 ON APR 25, 2017

"My journey of finding my birth mother lead me to the gratitude I have for my parents."
 
In honor of International Family Day, we highlight a PechaKucha Presentation that truly embodies what family is, while simultaneous breaks its mold, and in turn, captures our hearts.
 
In "Expression of Gratitude: the untold story of a family unknown" from PechaKucha Night London, Ontario, Katy Boychuk shares the story of her adoption at birth and the personal journey she embarked on when almost most 30 years later, she read her private adoption file for the first time and decided to find her birth mother. This is when her search began.
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The Wonder of Becoming a Father

BY JASON LOCK
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 24, 2017

Jason Lock is a father to be. This talk, a wholehearted letter to his dear little child is full of mixed emotions of anticipation and wonder. This personal letter is truly moving and relatable. 

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History Made Personal

BY ANTHONY ARONICA
@ VOL 15 ON OCT 19, 2018

Anthony Aronica personalizes the land of the Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation with stories of fishing with his father and of his grandmother's love.

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Share Your Story Loud & Proud

BY PA LEE MOUA
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 07, 2019

Pa Lee Moua shares her story of immigration to USA.