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Past Chicago Event: VOL 48

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VOL 48

December 12, 2018
@ Martyrs'

The naughty and nice meter is checking our presenters (we need both kinds). In the meantime get your tickets here.

Our last event was a sell out - don't miss the last PechaKucha Night of 2018.

Poster Design by Streeting Design.

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Get Out Of Your Box

BY JEREMY JONES
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Box salesman by day, story teller by night, Jeremy Jones is committed to helping people unbox their life and lead one they love.

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A Sonic Thread That Intwines Us All

BY KIM SCHAFER
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Kim Schafer is a dedicated bell performer, researcher and advocate.

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Drawing

BY LOUIS BASILE
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Louis Basile reflects on the importance of hobbies, and how drawing has helped him to live with chronic pain.

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The Paradox of the Paw Paw

BY CAROLINE CORBOY
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Horticulture enthusiast Caroline Corboy introduces us to the Paw Paw.

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The Small Idea...

BY KATE DUMBLETON
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Kate Dumbleton is an Assistant Professor of Arts Administration and Policy at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she leads the graduate Management Studio.

She is also the Executive and Artistic Director of the Hyde Park Jazz Festival.

 

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Build Your Own Science

BY MARVIN TATE
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Marvin Tate is a performance poet, lyricist, published author, collected visual artist and educator. His work references African American history, speaks of personal and family history, and touches upon broader themes of cultural and political segregation, while addressing his own identity.

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Baking In Goodness

BY J A GINSBURG
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Janet Ginsburg is a silo-skipper. It took years to admit and even longer to realize this was a rare, good and useful thing to be. She admires those who seem to know exactly what they want to do with their lives, but is more than content to flit about with a glorious lack of discipline across an array of broad interests.

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Practicing Decency

BY AMY RATH
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Amy Rath is a shameless heathen who tries to remember that it’s rewarding to be nice to others.  She’d prefer not to create a cult, but don’t test her.

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Strap Yourself To The Mast

BY PETE ONDISH
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Pete Ondish is a PhD student in social psychology at University of Illinois who enjoys tacos, rock climbing, darts, and more tacos. Here he speaks on self regulation and control, not forgetting the marshmallow test.

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Fanta Wins

BY ROB SCHAAF
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

Rob Schaaf works on cross-partisan campaigns to reform our electoral system and campaign finance laws, aiming to bring about an effective government of, by, and for the people. 

 

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Joe "Jaws" Jordan, and other tales of English Football

BY PETER EXLEY
@ VOL 48 ON DEC 12, 2018

In a follow up on his presentation on English football players' haircuts, Peter Exley makes observations on dental absence and alignment among the protagonists of the world's most popular sport.

Peter Exley
Architect, Architecture Is Fun in Chicago
J A Ginsburg
writer/producer in Chicago
Kate Dumbleton
Executive and Artistic Director, Hyde Park Jazz Festival in Chicago
Amy Rath
in Zion
Marvin Tate
Interdisciplinary Artist and Educator in Chicago
Pete Ondish
in Champaign
Caroline Corboy
Graphic Designer in Chicago
Jeremy Jones
Out-Of-Box Thinker, The Royal Group in Chicago
Louis Basile
in Chicago
Rob Schaaf
Activist in St Joseph
Kim Schafer
Bell Advocate, Community Bell Advocates in Chicago