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Sarey Ruden

in Detroit, MI

Ugly Into Art

PRESENTED ON SEP 29, 2017
IN DETROIT @ VOL 33

When her adventures in online dating revealed the ugly side of humanity, Sarey Rudin decided to turn it into an art project.

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The LongStory: an Online Dating Game for Youth

BY MIRIAM VERBURG
@ VOL 29 ON APR 01, 2014

Miriam Verburg is the producer of LongStory, one of the first LGBTQ friendly dating games made specifically for young people. She discusses why she decided to devote two years of her life to producing a dating game for kids and shows some of the interesting things she learned along the way about creating games about feelings. 

"Presentation of the Day" on July 9, 2014.

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A Few Things I've Learned About Online Dating

BY SHANNON TURNER
@ VOL 25 ON AUG 09, 2015

"Gentlemen, learn how to have a good conversations...[It's] like a tennis match. It's back and forth?"

In A Few Things I've Learned About Online Dating from PechaKucha Night Atlanta Vol. 25Shannon Turner takes the mic with some advice for the fellas out there who might be prowling the interwebs looking for love. Profile photos, balancing weird against honest, what not to do's, etc. Listen as Shannon brings her wisdom to this sometime murky place called "online love" and perhaps come away with some dropped knowledge, like this nugget: "Gentlemen, learn how to have a good conversations...[It's] like a tennis match. It's back and forth."

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, December 3rd, 2015. 

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How to Find a Life Partner Online

BY RAZI THALIB
@ VOL 24 ON DEC 10, 2015

Dating in the digital age as explained by Speaker Razi Thalib. With technology, even you could actually find "the one".

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Tinder and the Dating Culture it Created

BY ANITA DUNN
@ VOL 13 ON NOV 05, 2016

After divorcing her husband who she was together with for 12 years, Anita Dunn dives into the world of online dating as a single mother. Her first foray into online dating was with the Tinder dating app and it lead to many unexpected surprises and left her with one message for single men.

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The Online Dating Game: Over 40 Edition

BY JACENE PHILLIPS
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 17, 2016

Curious about the online dating world? Wondering if you’re too old for this crap? Jacene Phillips shares some tips and tricks about online dating for those over (and under) 40 from someone who was divorced, with a kid, over 40 and has lived to tell the tale. It is a cornucopia of lessons learned, just in time for Thanksgiving.

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How and Why I Work for Myself: The Highs, The Lows, and The Ugly

BY NICOLE W CLARK
@ VOL 15 ON JUN 09, 2017

Nicole Wong Clark, a cake top maker, is passionate about using her tiny hands to make and create things that touch people’s lives, shine at their events, and makes people’s days. She shares insights on what it is like to work for herself and what it took for her to be in love with her job. 

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I Swiped Right For Your Dog: Adventures In Dating Apps

BY MEAGAN FRANCIS
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 16, 2017

Meagan Francis is Senior Copywriter at JohnsonRauhoff, creator of The Mom Hour podcast, and one half of "Jonny and Meagan Mornings" on 98.3 The Coast. She's also a local performer and mother to a large and entertaining crew of kids.

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Jamie Muston in collaboration with Zac Grant - Representation of Albinism in Media

BY JAMIE MUSTON
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

Jamie is a creative student and performer. She will be speaking about her friend Zac, who is here tonight, and issues he faces in media.

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Ugly Into Art

BY SAREY RUDEN
@ VOL 36 ON OCT 17, 2018

As a modern woman, Sarey Ruden documents the struggle to find love in an age of Tinder and Bumble. As a graphic designer, she takes the worst of modern dating and turns into digital gold.